The Beatles: John Lennon and Beyond tells the story of John, Paul, George and Ringo; propelled to fame in the early 60’s, how they initially took the US by storm before becoming a world wide phenomena. The programme concludes with John Lennon’s subsequent career as a solo musician and political activist after the band’s split. The Beatles became musical and fashion icons that reflected the time they inhabited. Their music would become their greatest legacy, inspiring future generations. But after a troubled break up, John Lennon went on to court controversy and represent a generation that needed a voice. This fascinating documentary tells the story of one of the world’s biggest pop sensations through rare archive footage, behind the scenes backstage & on tour in America and a variety of interviews with all of the Beatles, including an extensive and candid interview with John Lennon. This programme is a true time capsule and a must have for any Beatles fan.
Release Date: 07 September 2009
Sound: Dolby Digital
Production Year: 2009
Main Language: English