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Did Yoko Ono just spoil a big surprise? The widow of John Lennon was quoted by Sky News (as reported by 9to5Mac) as saying that the entire Beatles catalog would be available tomorrow on iTunes, in addition to the re-mastered CD collection, and The Beatles: Rock Band, which may become the top selling video game of all time.
The news was quickly muted by Sky, which pulled its story almost immediately. Twitter has blown up with the news, or the rumor, or the slip-up, or the honest mistake. Obviously, if it was planned to be a surprise, Apple nor the other Apple nor Emi would comment on it at this point.
The Beatles signed a stupendous $400 million deal with Apple to release the entire breadth of their incomparable music collection several months ago. Part of that arrangement was the re-mastered versions you can pay about $250 for tomorrow on CD. »
- Colin Boyd
by Lee Pfeiffer
There will be a rare American TV showing of John Huston's mega-bomb 1970 spy thriller The Kremlin Letter shown tomorrow (Friday, February 27) on the Fox Movie Channel at 2:00 Pm (Eastern Standard Time). The misguided flick boasts an impressive cast including Patrick O'Neal, Bibi Anderson, Max Von Sydow, Orson Welles and Richard Boone in a plot so incomprehensible, you'll be lost within minutes. There are some great locations (it's one of the few films to be allowed to be shot in London's legendary Reform Club) and does boast the unique opportunity to see George Sanders playing a spy master in drag. (This had to be J. Edgar Hoover's favorite movie!) This Cold War thriller laid a Siberia-sized egg at the box-office, but it's a "must have" for all bad movie lovers out there in Cinema Retro Land. Incidentally, a couple of years ago, Retro writer Eddy »
- firstname.lastname@example.org (Cinema Retro)
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