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The Beatles : eight days a week : the touring years

Ron Howard (director)

The Beatles : eight days a week : the touring years

Genre:
Documentaire over de vroege optredens (1962-1966) van de band in clubs in Liverpool en Hamburg en optredens in stadions over de gehele wereld.
Subject
The Beatles
Rating
All agesAll ages
Title
The Beatles : eight days a week : the touring years
Director
Ron Howard
Language
English
Publisher
September Film, 2016 | Other editions
2 dvd-video's + boekje
Recording date
2016
Playing time
102, 96 min.
Note
Engels gesproken, ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans
EAN
8718836863233
Placing suggestion
785.73 (SISO) Zangers - Groepen ; Zangers - Groepen (ZIZO)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 28 times in Flemish libraries

Reviews

Britse documentaire uit 2016 van Ron Howard met vroege optredens (1962-1966) van The Fab Four in clubs in Liverpool en Hamburg en optredens in uitverkochte stadions over de gehele wereld, van New York tot aan Melbourne en Tokio. Verder veel zeldzaam en nog nooit eerder vertoonde beelden van hun shows en interviews met o.a. Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr en vele andere prominente betrokkenen. De film laat zien hoe de vier samenwerkten, hoe ze beslissingen namen, hun muziek tot stand kwam. Humo (7-9-'16) schrijft: ‘Als ‘Eight Days a Week’ ons en de muziekquizzers aan één ding herinnert, dan wel aan hoe geweldig The Beatles al waren vóór ze in ’66 en de jaren die volgden de popmuziek klaarstoomden voor de toekomst. De meest legendarische groep aller tijden in de cinema zien: dat is toch wel waar je je huis voor wilt verlaten. Totally Fab!’. Peter Travers (The Rolling Stone 15-9-’16) geeft 3 sterren: ‘Howard backgrounds the doc in an era of civil rights, pointing out that the Beatles refused…Read more

About Ron Howard

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Ronald William Howard (born March 1, 1954) is an American film director, producer and actor. Howard first came to prominence as a child actor, guest-starring in several television series, including an episode of The Twilight Zone. He gained national attention for playing young Opie Taylor, the son of Sheriff Andy Taylor (played by Andy Griffith) in the sitcom The Andy Griffith Show from 1960 through 1968. During this time, he also appeared in the musical film The Music Man (1962), a critical and commercial success. He was credited as Ronny Howard in his film and television appearances from 1959 to 1973. Howard was cast in one of the lead roles in the coming-of-age film American Graffiti (1973), and became a household name for playing Richie Cunningham in the sitcom Happy Days, a role he would play from 1974 through 1980.

In 1980, Howard left Happy Days to focus on directing, producing and o…Read more on Wikipedia