The classic The Who musical about Tommy, the son of a lost war veteran, who loses his mind after a traumatic experience in his childhood. He miraculously finds a way back through pinball games, and manages to rebuild his senses. The rock opera Tommy was nominated for two Oscars, and contributes to many of the great stars of the time such as Eric Clapton, Elton John and Tina Turner – in addition to The Who themselves.
Director: Ken Russell
Writers: The Who (by) (as ‘The Who’), Ken Russell (screenplay)
Stars: Roger Daltrey, Ann-Margret, Oliver Reed