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Concert for George (2003)

PG-13  |  Video  |   |  Documentary, Music  |  3 March 2004 (USA)
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George Harrison's friends, family, and bandmates unite for a tribute concert on the one-year anniversary of his death.

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George Harrison's friends, family, and bandmates unite for a tribute concert on the one-year anniversary of his death.

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This was the first time that Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr performed together on stage since the breakup of The Beatles. See more »

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Wonderful!!!
6 October 2003 | by (Long Island, NY) – See all my reviews

I just saw this last night after seeing two great concerts ( R.E.M. and Bruce Springsteen )and still after being "concerted -out" I feel that this is one of the best concert movies I've ever seen! It's right up there with "Last Waltz." I just wonder if any one else will see it? Eric Clapton was the music director and all of Georges friends were there including the surviving Beatles and some of the members of Monty Python ( plus Tom Hanks !?! ). Also Georges son Dhoni and his wife Olivia host the event. The whole thing looks and sounds great! The fact that it takes place at the Royal Albert Hall is lovely in itself. Paul and Ringo do their thing well, but it is Eric Clapton and Billy Preston that really stand out ( musically ). But ultimately the spirit of George Harrison is what it's really all about and the movie pays tribute to him in a very special way. I really do hope that this movie finds an audience because it is in a word, wonderful!


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