Tubular Bells 50th Anniversary Tour

Celebrating one of the best-selling instrumental albums of all time, experience the stunning live stage show in incredible 4K, and explore the phenomena anew in a captivating documentary narrated by British star, Bill Nighy.


Mike Oldfield’s iconic Tubular Bells took the world by storm when it launched in 1973, and nearly 50 years on continues to sell over 100,000 albums per year, with a total of 17.5 million copies sold worldwide and 18 million streams.

In preparation for the 50th anniversary celebration in 2023, this fascinating feature, narrated by award-winning actor Bill Nighy, uncovers the history behind the music with raw emotion and drama. This rich story is brought to life by celebrity interviews from the likes of Mike Oldfield, Robin Smith, Tom Newman, Richard Branson and Yaron Lifschitz, and more. Also included is an incredible full 4K recording of this year’s live show at London’s world-famous Royal Festival Hall, with Samuel West as MC, star of The Crown, The Gentlemen, and Darkest Hour.


The following are confirmed for delivery:

  • 95″ Full Live Show
  • 90″ Live Show and Documentary Feature
  • 60″ TV Documentary / DVD Special Content
Director: Julian Rodd
Language: English
Cast: Mike Oldfield, Richard Branson, Robin Smith, Tom Newman, Yaron Lifschitz
Genre: Documentary
Country: UK
Production Year: 2022