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24/02/1965 The Beatles start filming Help!

Help! is a British musical comedy-adventure which starred the Beatles. The group said the movie was inspired by the classic Marx Brothers film Duck Soup. The movie focuses on Ringo and the band protecting him from an evil cult that wants to use him as a human sacrifice. It is the 2nd film starring The Beatles, after “A Hard Day’s Night”.


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