All The Beatles
members, and Apple Corps, consented to use of the Shea Stadium concert footage, along with other real footage cut in with Rutle footage. See more
As the Rutles get off the Bognor Express train, a cameraman with a 1970s movie camera is seen following the Rutles out. This recognized as a mistake by Eric Idle
on the DVD Director's commentary, where Idle also identifies the cameraman as Gary Weis
(co-director and chief cinematographer). See more
What Ron and I will do is probably to write some songs y'know, and sell them to people... uh... we tried to write some for the uh, The Rolling Stones, and they're probably gonna buy them.
The one for that was Dirk really, he was the real huckster for the songs, I think. Y'know, always wantin' to sell us songs, y'know. They came down... they came down and we were trying to rehearse, and they said "you wanna song?, said "yeah" cause we were really open for songs, cause we didn't write our own. ...