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Lord of The Rings, starring The Beatles
22 October 2013
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Zig
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parlance said 

It is interesting to think what kind of music they would have come up with.

  • A Day in The Shire
  • Think For Your Elf
  • The Continuing Story Of Bun-Gollum Bill
  • Shelob's You
  • Hey Balrog
  • Orc! Darling

The possibilities are endless…

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22 October 2013
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^^ You're good!

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23 October 2013
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sky999 said

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vonbontee said
Surely George Martin would be Gandalf?

By that logic, then Pete Best should've been Gollum.  pete-best

Or Yoko as Gollum 

In terms of The Beatles' relationship to Pete compared to Middle-Earth lore, it makes more sense for him to play Gollum.  Assuming the 4 Beatles would play the 4 hobbits (and that Ringo would be Sam), Pete is the ideal outcast trying to get back into the group, à la Gollum trying to get back his 'preciousssss.'  a-hard-days-night-george-10

8 December 2013
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Lord of the rings seems complicated given the Beatles busy schedules, and lack of training as actors. My understanding, from articles I've read is that had a third Walter Shenson- Dick Lester movie been made, they were considering both a western, and I think the three or four Musketeers?

I guess Magical Mystery Tour is what happened instead. Good album, kind of a bad movie, although the new restored, higher rez MMT is ok, I mean it's the bloody Beatles! They only did five movies so I guess they are all special.

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