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We now have the definitive Beatles doc: Ron Howard's Eight Days a Week

“Ladies and gentleman…The Beatles!” utters Ed Sullivan in the most famous introductory phrase in the history of television. With these words he officially set off an unprecedented mania that still exists to this day, so much so that Ron Howard’s newest film, a documentary covering the band’s touring years, is still able to capture the attention of those who have likely heard the story countless times. 727 more words

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Review of Ron Howard’s film Eight Days A Week (linked), a superb documentary on The Beatles touring years, with an additional 30 minute film of Shea Stadium 15th August 1965. 12 more words

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The Beatles: Eight Days a Week

Released 2016 Rating 12A Director Ron Howard Writer/s Mark Monroe, P.G.Moergan Starring The Beatles, Larry Kane, some celebs Source of story 150 more words
2016

A Bomb in the Lasagna: "The Beatles: Eight Days a Week- The Touring Years" is an Irresistible Tour Through Familiar Territory

There are precious few moments in 20th century pop culture that have been explored as widely and deeply in books, magazines, and films as the ten years during which The Beatles were performing and making music together. 769 more words

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How Ron Howard's Beatles Documentary Became a Breakout Hit

“The Beatles: Eight Days a Week” may be available on Hulu, but many die-hard fans of the Fab Four still prefer to see John, Ringo, George, and Paul on the big screen. 466 more words

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Our Puzzling Future

Have you pulled the blanket down from over your head? Yes, that presidential debate last night was real and wasn’t an SNL sketch…yet.

The always entertaining and insightful author and essayist Christopher Buckley’s rationale for relieving himself the responsibility of satirizing high-stakes political circumstances was, once again, effortlessly reaffirmed during yesterday’s presidential debate. 261 more words