booksmusicfilmstv.com: Home Books Music Films TV Beatles Portal
booksmusicfilmstv.com Science Fiction & Fantasy Pages Index

booksmusicfilmsTV.com/Peace & Freedom Press Classic Film Reviews

YELLOW SUBMARINE
(1968)

Amazon DVDs of the film

Amazon.co.uk

Amazon.com

'Yellow Submarine DVD' The Yellow Submarine
Product image for ASIN: B00000JRUQ Yellow Submarine

'Yellow Submarine' was an underrated British animated film, featuring cartoon Beatles, though with voices by actors: John - John Clive; Paul - Geoffrey Hughes; George - Peter Batten; Ringo - Paul Angelis.

The Blue Meanies are horrid, and the Nowhere Man sequence is simply moving (character voiced by Brit comedy legend Dick Emery), and George Martin's inspired score blends in beautifully with the Fab Four's own songs.

'Yellow Submarine' is imaginatively put together and has grown in stature as a film per se, over the years, rather than just as a vehicle for The Beatles music. The Beatles only appear in person right at the end.

Written by Lee Minoff, Al Brodax, Jack Mendelsohn, and Erich Segal. George Duning directed.

The featured Beatles music was as follows: Yellow Submarine; Eleanor Rigby; All Together Now; When I'm 64; Only A Northern Song; With A Little Help From My Friends; Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band; Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds; Nowhere Man; All You Need Is Love; It's All Too Much; Hey Bulldog.

The 'Yellow Submarine' album, first released in December '68, featured two very psychedelic and very good George Harrison songs, 'It's All Too Much' and 'Only A Northern Song', the catchy 'All Together Now', the punchy, cheeky 'Hey Bulldog', and two of The Beatles most enduring songs, the cheerful 'Yellow Submarine', and that most optimistic of songs, 'All You Need Is Love'. George Martin's orchestral music fills up the whole of Side 2.

- Paul Rance/booksmusicfilmstv.com.

Beatles Poster Yellow Submarine Cover (61cm x 91,5cm)

The Angry Silence Babe Bambi The Birds The Blue Max Casablanca Coming Home Cry Freedom The Defiant Ones Double Indemnity The Elephant Man Escape From Alcatraz Falling Down Gladiator Goldfinger Hell Drivers The Italian Job King Kong Legally Blonde 2 The Mark Of Zorro The Matrix Midnight Cowboy Moulin Rouge On The Waterfront Paths Of Glory Planet Of The Apes Psycho The Rebel Shark Tale Silent Running Sleeper Spartacus Spider-Man 2 Stuart Little Theatre Of Blood The Third Man The Vikings The War Of The Worlds Watership Down West Side Story When The Wind Blows Where Eagles Dare The Wicker Man Yellow Submarine You've Got Mail Zulu

Yellow Submarine Main Voice Cast List
The Beatles as Themselves (as Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band; the group also appeared in person at the end of the film)
Paul Angelis as Chief Blue Meanie/Ringo (voice) (as Paul Angels)
John Clive as John (voice)
Dick Emery as Jeremy Hilary Boob, Ph.D - Nowhere Man/Lord Mayor/Max (voice)
Geoffrey Hughes as Paul (voice) (as Geoff Hughes)
Lance Percival as Young/Old Fred (voice)
Peter Batten as George (voice) (uncredited)

Directed by George Dunning

booksmusicfilmsTV.com/Peace & Freedom Press Classic Album Reviews
The Beatles - Abbey Road The Beatles - Revolver The Beatles - Rubber Soul The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band The Beatles - The Beatles/The WhiteAlbum


booksmusicfilmstv.com 1960s Music Index

Paul McCartney
Paul McCartney Live 8 Review
Beatles Stats
Did The Beatles play your town?

 

Amazon Original Soundtrack CDs of the film

Amazon.co.uk

Amazon.com

Product image for ASIN: B000002UB0 Yellow Submarine
Product image for ASIN: B000002UB0 Yellow Submarine

 

Amazon Books relevant to the film

Amazon.co.uk

Amazon.com

Product image for ASIN: 0744586526 Yellow Submarine
Author: "Beatles"
Product image for ASIN: 0763624403 Yellow Submarine
Author: The Beatles
Inside the "Yellow Submarine" Inside the "Yellow Submarine"
Author: Robert R. Hieronimus
Product image for ASIN: 0873493605 Inside the Yellow Submarine
Author: Laura Cortner

 

 

This website is designed by booksmusicfilmstv.com.