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Let It Be
15 February 2011
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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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I'm a girl, don't be confused by my name.
15 February 2011
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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
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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.

GEORGE: In fact, The Detroit Sound. JOHN: In fact, yes. GEORGE: In fact, yeah. Tamla-Motown artists are our favorites. The Miracles. JOHN: We like Marvin Gaye. GEORGE: The Impressions PAUL & GEORGE: Mary Wells. GEORGE: The Exciters. RINGO: Chuck Jackson. JOHN: To name but eighty. 

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16 February 2011
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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.

Paul: Yeah well… first of all, we’re bringing out a ‘Stamp Out Detroit’ campaign.

         

16 February 2011
11.56am
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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
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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?)

Paul: Yeah well… first of all, we’re bringing out a ‘Stamp Out Detroit’ campaign.

         

16 February 2011
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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
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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
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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

To the fountain of perpetual mirth, let it roll for all its worth. And all the children boogie.

18 February 2011
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SPOILER – They pass the audition!

Paul: Yeah well… first of all, we’re bringing out a ‘Stamp Out Detroit’ campaign.

         

18 February 2011
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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
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I’m going to watch the rest tomorrow night. Need I update this thread with some thoughts?

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

18 February 2011
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I'll read 'em!

And of course…#9

Paul: Yeah well… first of all, we’re bringing out a ‘Stamp Out Detroit’ campaign.

         

18 February 2011
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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
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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
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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

Here comes the sun….. Scoobie-doobie……

Something in the way she moves…..attracts me like a cauliflower…

Bop. Bop, cat bop. Go, Johnny, Go.

Beware of Darkness… 

2 March 2011
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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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mr. Sun king coming together said:

Thanks for the update


My pleasure!

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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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