Being that ex-Beatle George Harrison was the executive producer of Shanghai Surprise, it is not so "surprising" (pun intended) that the soundtrack was structured to showcase his music. George Harrison also had a bit part as a night club singer in this film.
The following song tracks were featured in Shanghai Surprise
:Track names in Bold are linked to a Soundtrack release.Someplace Else - George HarrisonBreath Away From Heaven - George HarrisonShanghai Surprise - George HarrisonZig Zag - George HarrisonThe Hottest Gong In Town - George HarrisonAre We Missing Any?Song Trivia
While singing "Dress You Up" on her Virgin Tour, Madonna took off her top and danced around in her blue bra. Sean Penn ordered that scene to be cut out of the video because he was jealous.
Madonna named her 1986 album True Blue because true blue was a favorite expression of Sean Penn. It was a tribute, according to Madonna, "to my husband's very pure vision of love." She dedicated the album to Sean, "This album is dedicated to my husband, the coolest guy in the universe." Add some more trivia about the songs used in Shanghai Surprise
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