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Give My Regards to Broad Street (1984)

PG | | Drama, Music | 23 October 1984 (USA)
Paul McCartney's recording of his new album is complicated by the fact that the master tapes of his recordings are missing.

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Alan
Ian Hastings ...
Harry
Marie Collett ...
Valerie
Graham Dene ...
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Anthony Bate ...
City Banker
Leonard Fenton ...
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Jeremy Child ...
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Paul McCartney plays himself in another exaggerated "Day In the Life." Included are fictional scenes of the star preparing to film two videos, rehearsing in a loft, playing for the BBC, and even dreaming up a rather horrific nightmare. A loosely developed plot about missing master tapes ties all these events together Written by Ed Chen <echen@bcm.tmc.edu>

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Three new songs were written especially for this movie by Paul McCartney. See more »

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City Banker: [to Paul] There are other arrangements to be taken into consideration, such as the agreement entered into with Mr. William Rath of Rathbone Industries. In fact, Mr. Rath has asked me to point out to you that unless the tapes are found by midnight tonight, the consequences will be 'very' serious.
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Referenced in Let's Get Real! (1999) See more »

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No More Lonely Nights
Written by Paul McCartney
Performed by Paul McCartney, Eric Stewart and David Gilmour
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Not so bad..
21 July 2004 | by (Albuquerque NM) – See all my reviews

If you're a McCartney fan, it's the equivalent of a hour and a half music video. No real plot. Silly dialogue.

It's essentially a self indulgent effort. Much in the same line as Magical Mystery Tour. Not as creepy, but not as inventive either.

But I saw it in HD at home last night and the soundtrack was certainly worth it.

EXCELLENT sound.

So if you would like to see what is essentially a McCartney / Beatles Video starring Paul and Ringo, this is right up you're alley.

Some minor parts as well may have some interest to fans.

Again, if you're not a McCartney fan, then you'd probably skip this one.

If you are, and can get it with full sound, then do it.


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