We're embarking on this tour for many reasons, but mainly because of our mother. Our father, too, for the dream that they had... an American dream... that started a long, long time ago, when our ancestors came here... slaves... oppressed people... beaten down, beaten up... You know, we've come a long, long way from 2300 Jackson Street, when my brothers and I used to long for a color T.V. We weren't beaten down by poverty, and we're not going to be beaten down by fame, either. 'Cause this is what it's all about. This tour is a celebration. It's a victory.
Hey, Jermaine, why don't you help out the brothers? Talk to Berry. He is your father-in-law.
Look, father-in-law is one thing, group is another. Anyway. we got a winning combination. A seven-year run of hits.
We'll get it back, man. I'm not running to my father-in-law every time someone's got a complaint. You wanna talk to him, talk to him.
I wanna talk to him, but he ain't gonna wanna listen.
Joseph, stop it! You could wake the dead! No more beatings, you hear me? No more!
I'VE HAD ENOUGH, JOSEPH! All these years, I've had enough! You cannot do it anymore!
This is between me and the boys.
The boys are young men now. They have traveled all over the world. They have millions of fans. What are you going to do- ask them to go out, get a switch, and bring it back here so you can beat them with it? Go to bed, Joseph. Go to bed!