The shooting and editing of it is quite good to be fair but that's the BBC funneling our TV licence money…. Letterboxd is an independent service created by a small team, and we rely mostly on the support of our members to maintain our site and apps. Where to watch Trailer. Director Edmund Coulthard. Robert Jones. Philip Kloss. Matt Gray.
Donal Woods. Charmian Adams. Dickon Hinchliffe. Lucinda Wright. Karen Hartley. Studio BBC. Lennon alasti, Essere John Lennon. Genre drama. It's at times hard to watch, especially in the scenes where Lennon…. I stan Lennon so much that even on Macca's birthday I watch this.
The Beatles are my favourite band so I expected more, definitely a bit disappointed. That time 9, tosh and moriarty went rogue. Accurate title. Lotsa Lennon Dong in this. Andrew Scott as Paul lololol. Help Help, opens a new window. Admin Admin Admin, collapsed. Main navigation. Open search form. Enter search query Clear Text.
Saved Searches Advanced Search. Lennon Naked Lennon Naked. Title rated 2. Rate this title Rate this. DVD , One of the most enduring and enigmatic figures of the 20th century, John Lennon. One quarter of the 'Fab Four,' peace activist, visual artist, and author, he was a man whose personal life was never short on drama, intrigue, and, eventually, conspiracy.
Thirty years after his death, this film presents an inside look at the…. Title availability. Find this title on. Media summary Language.
Three years later Epstein is dead and John invites Freddie to his mansion but again things turn sour, due to Freddie's drinking and insulting Mimi, the aunt who raised John. The Beatles set up Apple records but the press are hostile and Lennon's comment that 'we're more popular than Jesus' doesn't help.
Rows with long-suffering wife Cynthia lead to marital breakdown and John's meeting Japanese performance artist Yoko Ono. Family history is repeated as Lennon leaves Cynthia and their son Julian for Ono, by whom he has a second son, Sean. In John returns his M. Some months later he disbands the Beatles to the other members' annoyance and, after arguments with Paul McCartney, sees a therapist, who regresses him to the day Freddie left him.
He learns that Freddie needs his help to write a biography, leading to one last showdown between father and son. Did you know Edit. Goofs John Lennon says to his father, who is miming boxing, "Get in the house Rocky". He is referring to the boxer Rocky Marciano , not the film Rocky Crazy credits Disclaimer in opening titles: "The following drama is based on real events, although some scenes are the invention of the writer.
User reviews 6 Review. Top review. Details Edit. Release date November 21, United States. United Kingdom. London, England, UK. Technical specs Edit. Runtime 1 hour 22 minutes. Color Black and White. Related news. Dec 8 Rollingstone. Contribute to this page Suggest an edit or add missing content. Edit page. See the full list.
The credited cast consists of the following: . According to Sam Wollaston of The Guardian , the film's "continual looking back over the shoulder to childhood, to his mother and father, takes Lennon Naked beyond the merely biographical: it gives it a depth and a Freudian quality"; putting aside minor issues with Eccleston's accent and his age the year-old actor was playing a man who is in his 20s for most of the film , Wollaston called Eccleston's work "a brilliant performance, in a brilliant film, because what Eccleston does get spot-on is the spirit of Lennon, with all his complications, contradictions and demons.
Upon its US premiere Robert Lloyd, the television critic for the Los Angeles Times , wrote "it doesn't much hang together as a drama and will be of interest mainly to Beatle completists and Eccleston fans, of whom there are, after all, more than a few Minus any demonstration of his importance, and with Eccleston playing the pained, petulant John to the near exclusion of the talented, charming one, we are left just with a portrait of a rich and prickly young man.
John Winston Ono Lennon was an English singer, songwriter, musician and peace activist who achieved worldwide fame as the founder, co-songwriter, co-lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the Beatles. Lennon was characterised for the rebellious nature and acerbic wit in his music, writing and drawings, on film, and in interviews. His songwriting partnership with Paul McCartney remains the most successful in history.
Julian Charles John Lennon is an English singer, songwriter, photographer and philanthropist. He is the son of Beatles member John Lennon and his first wife, Cynthia, and he is named after his paternal grandmother, Julia Lennon. His parents divorced in after his father had an affair with Yoko Ono. Yoko Ono is a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, songwriter and peace activist. Her work also encompasses performance art, which she performs in both English and Japanese, and filmmaking. It was initially intended as a creative outlet for the Beatles, both as a group and individually, plus a selection of other artists including Mary Hopkin, James Taylor, Badfinger, and Billy Preston.
In practice, the roster had become dominated by the mids with releases of the former Beatles as solo artists. Allen Klein managed the label from to , then it was managed by Neil Aspinall on behalf of the Beatles and their heirs. Aspinall retired in and was replaced by Jeff Jones. Apple Corps Limited is a multi-armed multimedia corporation founded in London in January by the members of the Beatles to replace their earlier company and to form a conglomerate.
Its name is a pun. Its chief division is Apple Records, which was launched in the same year. Apple's headquarters in the late s was at the upper floors of 94 Baker Street, after that at 95 Wigmore Street, and subsequently at 3 Savile Row.
The latter address was also known as the Apple Building, which was home to the Apple Studio. Unfinished Music No. It was the result of an all-night session of musical experimentation with Yoko in John's home studio at Kenwood, while his wife, Cynthia Lennon, was on holiday in Greece. Lennon and Ono's debut recording is known not only for its avant-garde content, but also for its cover, which features the couple naked. This made the album controversial to both the public and the parent record company EMI, which refused to distribute it.
In an attempt to avoid controversy, the LP record was sold in a brown paper bag, and distributed by Track and Tetragrammaton in the United Kingdom and the United States respectively. The album was followed six months later by Unfinished Music No. May Fung Yee Pang is an American former music executive. She worked for John Lennon and Yoko Ono as a personal assistant and production coordinator, and when Lennon and Ono separated in , Pang and Lennon began a relationship that lasted more than 18 months.
Lennon later referred to this time as his "Lost Weekend". Pang subsequently produced two books about their relationship—a memoir called Loving John and a book of photographs, Instamatic Karma. The book is a product of several years of research and hundreds of interviews with Lennon's friends, acquaintances, servants and musicians. Notwithstanding, it is best known for its criticism and generally negative representation of the personal lives of Lennon and his wife, Yoko Ono. Kenwood is a house on the St.
George's Hill estate, Weybridge, Surrey, England. Originally called the Brown House, it was designed by architect T. Peter Shotton was an English businessman and former washboard player. He is known for his long friendship with John Lennon of The Beatles.
He was a member of The Quarrymen, the precursor of the Beatles, and remained close to the group during their career. In , it was decided to make Northern Songs a public company, to reduce their income tax burden. Their break-up was a cumulative process attributed to numerous factors. These include the strain of the Beatlemania phenomenon, the death of manager Brian Epstein in , resentment towards McCartney from his bandmates for his perceived domineering role, Lennon's heroin use and his relationship with Yoko Ono, Harrison's prolific songwriting output, the floundering of Apple Corps and the Get Back project, and managerial disputes.
It was released on 7 October , two days before Lennon's 48th birthday. Nowhere Boy is a British biographical drama film, directed by Sam Taylor-Wood in her directorial debut. Nowhere Boy is about the teenage years of Lennon, his relationships with his aunt Mimi Smith and his mother Julia Lennon, the creation of his first band, the Quarrymen, and its evolution into the Beatles.
John and Yoko: A Love Story is a American made-for-television biographical film that chronicles the lives of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, beginning just before they met in and concluding with Lennon's murder in The movie was made with the co-operation of Yoko Ono, who controlled the song rights. The visit followed the group's denunciation of drugs in favour of TM and received widespread media attention. The band's interest in the Maharishi's teachings was led by George Harrison's commitment, and it changed Western attitudes about Indian spirituality and encouraged the study of Transcendental Meditation.
The visit was also the most productive period for the Beatles' songwriting. The film premiered at the New York Film Festival and was shown at a free public screening in Central Park on October 9, which would have been Lennon's 70th birthday. Lennon Remembers is a book by Rolling Stone magazine co-founder and editor Jann Wenner that was published in It consists of a lengthy interview that Wenner carried out with former Beatle John Lennon in December and which was originally serialised in Rolling Stone in its issues dated 21 January and 4 February It also serves as a rebuttal to Paul McCartney's public announcement of the Beatles' break-up, in April BBC News.
Lennon Naked - Full Cast & Crew Christopher Eccleston is terrific in the title role of the biopic, which charts John Lennon's transition from moptop to rock. Lennon Naked is a television biographical film focusing on the life of John Lennon between and It stars Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon. Lennon Naked. Add toMy List. Classic and contemporary literature is embodied in the British drama series "Masterpiece.".