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Michael Jackson’s Final Dreams Come to Life as “This Is It” Film Premieres

October 28th, 2009
Photo:Kevin Mazur/AEG Live via Getty Images There’s a moment near the beginning of This Is It, the concert film assembled from Michael Jackson’s rehearsals for his 50-show run at London’s O2 Arena, where the star’s crew of 11 carefully hand-picked dancers becomes an army 1,000 strong thanks to some eye-popping green-screen work for “They Don’t Care About Us.” Audiences in New York gasped at the sight — for the first of many times — of ...