The Beatles’ movie Help!, directed by Richard Lester in 1965, was recently restored and released on Blu-ray with Extra Features. Here is a gallery of rare photos from the movie set
This promo video, with the Beatles sitting on a sawhorse (John, Paul and George hold instruments, while Ringo holds an umbrella to shield them from “snow” (actually confetti) ), is part of a set of videos recorded at Twickenham Film Studios on 23 November 1965, made to free the Beatles from appear in British and foreign television shows.
Happy Birthday Ringo! Today, July 7th 2013 the drummer is turning 73.
This year Ringo is not on tour and will be in England at home with family and friends.
He invites us all to celebrate with a Peace & Love moment at Noon, your time.