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15 February 2011
3.56am
Nigel the good dog
Nowhere Land
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At first I had mixed feelings about seeing the movie, but now I really want to. I want to compare it with old clips I have seen of them in the earlier years, when they all got along better.

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15 February 2011
2.39pm
Marcelo
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It's not that bad.

I'd like to say "thank you" on behalf of the group and ourselves and I hope we passed the audition. John Lennon
15 February 2011
3.22pm
vonbontee
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I've already seen most of the musical clips (including all the rooftop ones) at various points in the recent past, but now I gotta see the whole thing! I'll set aside some time this week before the thread dies.

Indian music can't be listened to the same way you hear rock and roll. You cannot do 'Yea Yea' and 'Go Man Go' - Ravi Shankar

16 February 2011
12.21am
Von Bontee
A Hole In The Road
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OK, watching parts 1 and 2 now. Some thoughts:

- Cool to hear "Two Of Us" in progress! Didn't sound half bad as an electric semi-rocker.

- George employing his (new?) Wah-Wah pedal a lot in rehearsal! Wonder why he never (ever) used it on record?

- Fun piano duet between Paul and "Richie"!

- Electric "Across The Universe" sounding pretty rough, especially the harmonies. Can't believe they thought they could improve on the original.

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
16 February 2011
11.56am
mr. Sun king coming together
Nowhere Land
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Thanks for this Von.
*9*

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

16 February 2011
2.12pm
Von Bontee
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Hey, it's my pleasure! I'll watch another couple of parts tonight.

*9* (a good sign! or an omen that I should watch all 9 parts?)

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
16 February 2011
7.55pm
mr. Sun king coming together
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I think it's an omen

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

18 February 2011
12.59am
mr. Sun king coming together
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Some First thoughts: (I Only watched the first 3 parts)

  • Terrible audio quality
  • What on Earth was that Maxwell's Silver Hammer? *Shudders*
  • Two of Us is awesome electric
  • Paul is really bossy (see the Two of Us argument)
  • The crazy jazz piano song is really funky
  • I really sympathize with George
  • Across The Universe isn’t bad, but George’s guitar is quite good
  • Suzy Parker should have been released on Anthology 3
  • John’s a good dancer
  •  Besame Mucho est Fantastico
  • George was good to Ringo.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

18 February 2011
2.30pm
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Von Bontee said:

OK, watching parts 1 and 2 now. Some thoughts:


mr. Sun king coming together said:

Some First thoughts: (I Only watched the first 3 parts)


I want to watch it over the weekend. Don't tell me how it ends or you'll ruin it.a-hard-days-night-ringo-13

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18 February 2011
3.30pm
Von Bontee
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SPOILER - They pass the audition!

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
18 February 2011
4.29pm
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Von Bontee said:

SPOILER - They pass the audition!


I asked you not to tell me! Now I have to find something else to do this weekend.

Ah well - at least I can now throw away the bucket of sleeping pills under my bed. I was so worried about how the audition would go it was keeping me awake nights.

Thanks Von!

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18 February 2011
4.35pm
mr. Sun king coming together
Nowhere Land
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I'm going to watch the rest tomorrow night. Need I update this thread with some thoughts?

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

18 February 2011
6.04pm
Von Bontee
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I'll read 'em!

And of course...#9

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
18 February 2011
7.54pm
mr. Sun king coming together
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Thanks Von.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

18 February 2011
8.58pm
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Disclaimers: If you want to see the thing sans others' opinions, please don't read this. Also some spoilers may slip through, so be aware.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

19 February 2011
3.34am
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Mhhh this makes me get into the mood of watching LiB again. When I was a kid, I saw it 2 times in a row in the movie theater when I was 8. So I always think of LiB as "Sore butt" two-virgins

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2 March 2011
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Von Bontee
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Hey, this is interesting!

 

http://wogew.blogspot.com/2011.....e-dvd.html

 

Looks like a pretty nice blog too. I look forward to checking it out...

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2 March 2011
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Thanks for the update

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

2 March 2011
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Von Bontee
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mr. Sun king coming together said:

Thanks for the update


My pleasure!
One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
2 March 2011
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I'll try and aquire a copy, and keep you posted if I can.

As if it matters how a man falls down.'

'When the fall's all that's left, it matters a great deal.

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