Before "the Artist," before the unpronounceable symbol that he chose in lieu of his birth-name, the pop sensation from Minneapolis was simply known as Prince. This 1987 concert film shot in Rotterdam, Holland, captures Prince and his band supporting material from the album "Sign 'O' the
Times." Unfortunately, it only hints at the real fire the purple one brings to his shows.
Unlike Michael Jackson, whose musical contributions are all but eclipsed by his bewildering public persona and private eccentricities, Prince will always be known first as a talented musician and composer. SIGN "O" THE TIMES gives viewers who haven't seen his act live a chance to see just ho...