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Author: Iain SoftleyMichael ThomasStephen Ward, screenwriter.Stephen WoolleyFinola DwyerAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios : Focus Features, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Collector's edView all editions and formats
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Account of the early days of the Beatles, when they were playing strip joints in Hamburg, Germany. John wants his best friend, Stuart Sutcliffe, to join the band, but Stu is headed in a different direction- toward a beautiful photographer who is documenting the Beatles' rise.
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Genre/Form: Rock films
Biographical films
Musical films
Fiction films
Feature films
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Stuart Sutcliffe; Stuart Sutcliffe
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Iain Softley; Michael Thomas; Stephen Ward, screenwriter.; Stephen Woolley; Finola Dwyer; Sheryl Lee; Stephen Dorff; Ian Hart; PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm); Scala Productions.; Channel Four Films (Firm); Universal City Studios.; Focus Features.
ISBN: 1417010924 9781417010929
OCLC Number: 57597883
Language Note: Soundtrack in English and French with optional Spanish and French subtitles.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: A conversation with Astrid Kirchherr; Interviews with director Iain Softley and actor Ian Hart; Iain Softley interview for the Sundance Channel; Deleted scenes; TV featurette; Casting session; Director's essay; Photo gallery.
Credits: Cinematography, Ian Wilson ; editor, Martin Walsh ; original score, Don Was.
Cast: Sheryl Lee, Stephen Dorff, Ian Hart.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; strong language and sexuality.
Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; English Dolby Digital 5.1; French Dolby Digital 2.0; Region 1, NTSC; Widescreen 1.85:1.
Responsibility: Polygram Filmed Entertainment and Scala Productions in association with Channel Four Films present a Scala/Woolley/Powerll/Dwyer and Forthcoming production ; screenplay, Iain Softley, Michael Thomas and Stephen Ward ; produced by Finola Dwyer and Stephen Woolley ; directed by Iain Softley.

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Account of the early days of the Beatles, when they were playing strip joints in Hamburg, Germany. John wants his best friend, Stuart Sutcliffe, to join the band, but Stu is headed in a different direction- toward a beautiful photographer who is documenting the Beatles' rise.

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