Category Archives: Film and video

John, George and Ringo attend the première of Richard Lester’s The Knack (And How To Get It)

On this day John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr were among the celebrities attended the première of director Richard Lester's film The Knack (And How To Get It) at the London Pavilion cinema. Read more »

Filming: Help!

Following their three-day shoot on Salisbury Plain for Help!, The Beatles returned to Twickenham Film Studios, where much of the film had previously been completed. Read more »

Filming: Help!

Two scenes for Help! were filmed on this day at Twickenham Film Studios. In the first The Beatles donned disguises - including an early outing for John Lennon in granny glasses and long hair - in an airport terminal as they waited to fly to the Bahamas. Read more »

Filming: Help!

This day saw the completion of the scene in Help! in which The Beatles visited the Scotland Yard office of police superintendent Gluck. It was filmed at Twickenham Film Studios in England.

Filming: Help!

The Beatles' first appearance in Help! was to be a scene in which their Rolls-Royce dropped them in a residential street and they entered four adjacent terraced houses. The scene was filmed on this day at Ailsa Avenue in Twickenham, England. Read more »