Sign up for your 2 week free trial

Backbeat (1993)


Rent 'Backbeat' today with Screenclick
Login to rate this movie
Genres:

Languages:
English | Spanish | Italian | French

Reviews:

Released:

Format:
DVD

Director


Write review

3.5 out of 10 Beatles revisited
Suzanne from Dublin, 18 Jun 2007
Really good film. Excellent music by assorted artists. Accents are a bit dodgy but if you can put up with that its a good watch. Shows how things weren't all rosy in the Beatles garden.
Was this review helpful to you? 
2 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
4.5 out of 10 Backbeat
Brendan from Cork, 21 Oct 2007
A good drama in its own right AND gets its facts right about The Beatles Hamburg years, particulalry the Stuart Sutcliffe angle. Highly recommended.
Was this review helpful to you? 
1 people out of 2 found this review helpful
0 Comments...      leave a comment
  

What's it about....
A reconstruction of the legendary British rock group's early days, before the advent of Beatlemania and world-wide fame. The story focuses on the turbulent and exciting period that the Beatles' spent in Hamburg, Germany in 1960-62, when they played in a series of rough-and-tumble dives and came into contact with cutting-edge artists. Among them was photographer Astrid Kirchherr, who helped shape the group's image, and with whom both John Lennon and former Beatle Stu Sutcliffe...

(read more)






CUSTOMER ALSO RENTED
  • View An Unfinished Life
  • View Man On A Ledge (Blu-ray)
  • View The Spy Next Door
  • View Encounters at the End of the World (Blu-ray)
  • View James Bond Thunderball
  • View The Zookeeper (Blu-ray)
  • View The Wild Parrots Of Telegraph Hill
  • View The Social Network
  • View Alfie
  • View Amelia
  • View The Company Of Wolves
  • View Miami Vice
  • View Charlie St. Cloud (Blu-ray)
  • View Pirates Of The Caribbean (Blu-ray)
  • View Black Cadillac
  • View Project X
  • View Daredevil
  • View Californication Series 4
  • View Ponyo (Blu-ray)
  • View The Expendables 2 (Blu-ray)
  • View Looking For Richard
  • View Divergent
  • View Waterboy, The
  • View Garfield 2 A Tail Of Two Kitties
  • View The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo (Blu-ray)
  • View The Scarlet Tunic
  • View The Jerk
  • View This Is The End (Blu-ray)
  • View Whats Your Number?
  • View Shrek (3D) (Blu-ray)
  • View I Dont Know How She Does It (Blu-ray)
  • View Astro Boy
  • View Eddie Murphy Delirious
  • View Clay Pigeons
  • View In Time
  • View The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo
  • View Henrys Crime
  • View Jack The Giant Slayer
  • View Unrelated
  • View Red