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Beatles doc director reveals Disney wanted to erase swearing, smoking

Director Peter Jackson sifted through hours of old Beatles footage to put together a three-episode series about the rock band’s final months together.

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Why the Beatles’ ‘Get Back’ May Stand as the Best Rock Doc Ever (Column)

A moment of silent, please, for “This Is Spinal Tap,” as that satire formally abdicates its title as the best and truest movie ever made about what it’s…

Lady Gaga: She’s the Once-in-a-Generation Pop Star Who Is Also a Born Movie Star (Column)

Reviewing a lavish new Hollywood musical in the Sept. 29, 1968, issue of The New Yorker, Pauline Kael wrote, “Barbra Streisand arrives on the screen, in ‘Funny Girl,’…

The Beatles actors revealed for upcoming ‘Midas Man’ biopic

Four newcomers are slated to portray John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and George Harrison in the new biopic “Midas Man,” about legendary Beatles manager Brian Epstein.

The Beatles to be Played by Jonah Lees, Blake Richardson in Brian Epstein Biopic ‘Midas Man’

Despite recently losing its director just three weeks into shooting, “Midas Man,” the music biopic about The Beatles’ wunderkind manager Brian Epstein, has now cast its fab four.…

How The Beatles almost broke up while making ‘Let It Be,’ their final album

As a new documentary shows, the Fab Four couldn’t just “Let It Be” when it came to their interpersonal drama.

Ringo Starr Launches Online Class on How to Play Drums

Ringo Starr wants to share some peace and love — and his experience playing drums for one of the most famous bands of all time. Starr launched an…

Jay Leno returns to acting, will play Ed Sullivan in Beatles film

The British rock band made a plethora of appearances on “The Ed Sullivan Show” throughout the 1960s.

Keith Allison, Paul Revere and the Raiders star, dead at 79

The singer and guitarist also worked with Ringo Starr, the Beach Boys, Roy Orbison and more.

New Beatles doc reveals the truth behind band’s darkest days

The documentary debunks long-standing rumors of contention between Paul McCartney, 79, Ringo Starr, 81 and the late John Lennon and George Harrison.

George Harrison home where The Beatles rehearsed goes up for auction

Located in Liverpool suburb Speke, the historic house was used as the iconic band’s main practice spot in the late 1950s.