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50 Years Ago: FILMING COMPLETED FOR BEATLES FIRST FILM WHILE “NEW” CAPITOL LP HITS THE CHARTS

50 Years Ago: FILMING COMPLETED FOR BEATLES FIRST FILM WHILE “NEW” CAPITOL LP HITS THE CHARTS

Filming of the Beatles first movie was completed during the week of April 20 – 24, 1964.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING AND RECORD TITLE TRACK

50 Years Ago: BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING AND RECORD TITLE TRACK

Work on the Beatles first film resumed at Twickenham Film Studios on Monday, April 13.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING ON THEIR MOVIE

50 Years Ago: BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING ON THEIR MOVIE

Work on the Beatles first film at Twickenham continued on April 6 and 7, 1964, with the shooting of the make-up room scenes and the police station scenes.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES DOMINATE U.S. CHARTS WHILE FILMING CONTINUES ON THEIR MOVIE

50 Years Ago: BEATLES DOMINATE U.S. CHARTS WHILE FILMING CONTINUES ON THEIR MOVIE

Nowhere was the Beatles dominance of American radio and the American record industry more evident than in the April 4, 1964, issue of Billboard magazine.

50 Years Ago: VEE-JAY ISSUES BEATLES SINGLE & EP WHILE BEATLES CONTINUE WORK ON THEIR MOVIE

50 Years Ago: VEE-JAY ISSUES BEATLES SINGLE & EP WHILE BEATLES CONTINUE WORK ON THEIR MOVIE

In America, Vee-Jay Records continued with its release of “new” Beatles product

50 Years Ago: CAN’T BUY ME LOVE RELEASED WHILE BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING FIRST MOVIE

50 Years Ago: CAN’T BUY ME LOVE RELEASED WHILE BEATLES CONTINUE FILMING FIRST MOVIE

The Beatles sixth U.K. single and first U.K. single for 1964, Can’t Buy Me Love b/w You Can’t Do That, was released on March 20, 1964.

50 Years Ago: FILMING CONTINUES FOR BEATLES FIRST MOVIE

50 Years Ago: FILMING CONTINUES FOR BEATLES FIRST MOVIE

The Beatles spent the week of March 9, 1964, being filmed for their first movie.

50 Years Ago: FILMING BEGINS ON BEATLES FIRST MOVIE

50 Years Ago: FILMING BEGINS ON BEATLES FIRST MOVIE

Filming began for the Beatles first movie on Monday, March 2, 1964, and continued non-stop through the following Friday.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES BEGIN RECORDING SONGS FOR FILM AND NEXT ALBUM

50 Years Ago: BEATLES BEGIN RECORDING SONGS FOR FILM AND NEXT ALBUM

The Beatles returned to Abbey Road Studios on Tuesday, February 25, 1964, to begin recording songs for their upcoming film and next album.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES VACATION IN MIAMI BEACH BEFORE HEADING HOME

50 Years Ago: BEATLES VACATION IN MIAMI BEACH BEFORE HEADING HOME

The Beatles spent the week of February 17, 1963, relaxing in Miami Beach.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES PLAY FIRST CONCERTS IN AMERICA

50 Years Ago: BEATLES PLAY FIRST CONCERTS IN AMERICA

The Beatles began the week of February 10, 1964, with a series of press conferences at the Plaza Hotel.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES WRAP UP 3-WEEK ENGAGEMENT IN PARIS AND INVADE AMERICA

50 Years Ago: BEATLES WRAP UP 3-WEEK ENGAGEMENT IN PARIS AND INVADE AMERICA

The Beatles began the week of February 3, 1964, finishing off their three-week engagement at the Olympia Theatre in Paris, France.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES RECORD GERMAN LYRIC SONGS IN FRANCE

50 Years Ago: BEATLES RECORD GERMAN LYRIC SONGS IN FRANCE

The Beatles spent the week of January 27, 1964, continuing with their three-week engagement at the Olympia Theatre in Paris, France.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES IN PARIS WHILE CAPITOL RELEASES MEET THE BEATLES!

50 Years Ago: BEATLES IN PARIS WHILE CAPITOL RELEASES MEET THE BEATLES!

The Beatles spent the week of January 20, 1964, continuing with their three-week engagement at the Olympia Theatre in Paris, France.

50 Years Ago: BEATLES BEGIN THREE-WEEK ENGAGEMENT IN PARIS

50 Years Ago: BEATLES BEGIN THREE-WEEK ENGAGEMENT IN PARIS

The opening show on Wednesday, January 16, did not go well for the Beatles.

50 Years Ago: FIRST U.S. ALBUM RELEASED

50 Years Ago: FIRST U.S. ALBUM RELEASED

The Brian Epstein production The Beatles Christmas Show continued with evening performances.

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND GETS SATURATION RADIO AIR PLAY

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND GETS SATURATION RADIO AIR PLAY

On Friday evening, January 3, 1964, Americans watching The Jack Parr Show heard the announcer read the guest list for the program.

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND RELEASED IN AMERICA

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND RELEASED IN AMERICA

The Brian Epstein production The Beatles Christmas Show made its debut on December 24, 1963, at the Astoria Cinema in Finsbury Park, London.

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND MAKES U.S. RADIO DEBUT

50 Years Ago: I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND MAKES U.S. RADIO DEBUT

The group spent the afternoon at the Playhouse Theatre in London recording songs for the Christmas edition of the BBC radio program Saturday Club

50 Years Ago: CRONKITE BROADCASTS STORY ON THE BEATLES

50 Years Ago: CRONKITE BROADCASTS STORY ON THE BEATLES

The Beatles began the week of December 9, 2013, with a tour appearance at the Odeon Cimema in Southend-on-Sea.