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Filming: Help!

On this and the following day, The Beatles filmed the Rajahama Indian restaurant scenes for Help! at Twickenham Film Studios.

Filming: Help!

The Beatles finished their first full week of filming Help! – or Eight Arms To Hold You, as it was then known – at Twickenham Film Studios, England.

Filming: Help!

Work continued on The Beatles’ second feature film, then known as Eight Arms To Hold You, at Twickenham Film Studios, England. Scenes completed during this week included the laboratory and railway station interior sequences.

Filming: Help!

The Beatles spent the last day of March 1965 at Twickenham Film Studios working on scenes for Help! – or Eight Arms To Hold You, which the production was still known as at this stage.

Filming: Help!

The second day of the second week filming Help! – or Eight Arms To Hold You, as it was known at this stage in the production – at Twickenham Film Studios.

Filming: Help!

Following their final Thank Your Lucky Stars appearance in Birmingham the previous day, The Beatles began their first full week of filming Help! at Twickenham Film Studios.

Filming: Help!

The Beatles continued filming Help! at Twickenham Film Studio.

Filming: Help!

The second day of filming Help! at Twickenham Film Studios involved more work on the interior temple scene. The sequence was set in the Bahamian section of The Beatles’ second film.

Filming: Help!

Following three weeks of filming in the Bahamas and Austria, work on Help! continued at Twickenham Film Studios, where much of A Hard Day’s Night had been shot the previous year.

Filming: Help!, Austria

For the final day of filming Help! in Austria, The Beatles and their doubles appeared in scenes on the ski slopes.

Filming: Help!, Austria

The penultimate day of filming in Austria for The Beatles’ second feature film, Help!, took place around the ski slopes of Obertauern.

Filming: Help!, Austria

The Beatles filmed scenes for Help! at three locations in Obertauern, Austria, on this day: at an Olympic ski jump, on the ski slopes, and in an après-ski cellar.

Filming: Help!, Austria

On the day that Eight Arms To Hold You was announced as the title of The Beatles’ second feature film, the group appeared in scenes on the curling rink in Obertauern, Austria.

Filming: Help!, Austria

This day saw the completion of the ski lift sequences for Help!, began on the previous day, in Obertauern, Austria.

Filming: Help!, Austria

The second day of filming for Help! in Austria took place on the ski slopes in Obertauern, Austria.

Filming: Help!, Austria

Following two weeks of filming in the Bahamas, The Beatles began work on scenes in the snowy climes of Austria.

Filming: Help!, the Bahamas

The Beatles’ final day of filming in the Bahamas for Help!, their second feature film, involved a return to Paradise Island for some final scenes.

Filming: Help!, the Bahamas

The penultimate day of filming in the Bahamas took place in a dilapidated hospital for handicapped children and elderly people on New Providence Island, the Bahamas.

Filming: Help!, the Bahamas

This was the first of a two-day shoot in which The Beatles filmed scenes at a hospital for handicapped children and elderly people on New Providence Island, the Bahamas.

Filming: Help!, the Bahamas

On the 12th day of filming for The Beatles’ second feature film Help!, the group returned to Nassau International Airport for scenes in which they descended aeroplane steps and took photographs of each other.