Be sure to tell them about Bobby Darin before they see Beyond The Sea. Prepare them for his family history which is somewhat surrealistically presented in the film. He knew his life would be shortened because of his history of rheumatic fever as a child. He packed so much into his 37 years...singing, acting and political activism. A teen idol turned lounge singer...
|Bobby Darin "Beyond the Sea"|
|Bobby Darin Beyond the Sea live|
That was just a few months before his death. He had to frequently go backstage to have oxygen administered to him in order to continue his set.