• Short Summary

    THE BEATLES, BRITAIN'S TOP "POP" MUSIC GROUP, BEGAN THEIR TEN-DAY VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES ON SATURDAY WITH A WALK IN NEW YORK'S CENTRAL PARK.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN..DOWN PLAZA HOTEL TO CROWD OUTSIDE.
    0.06

    2.
    MV TEENAGERS WITH PLACARDS.
    0.10

    3.
    CU SCREAMING GIRLS WITH PLACARDS.
    0.17

    4.
    SV POLICE CONTROLLING CROWD.
    0.21

    5.
    SV BEATLES WALK IN CENTRAL PARK.
    0.24

    6.
    CV PAST CAMERA.
    0.27

    7.
    SV PRESS.
    0.30

    8.
    MV BEATLES POSE.
    0.36

    9.
    STV PRESSMEN
    0.39

    10.
    CU PAN..FROM JOHN LENNON TO PAUL McCARTNEY AND RINGO STARR.
    0.47

    11.
    CU BEATLES IN ANOTHER POSE.
    0.52

    12.
    CU BEATLES CLOWNING.
    0.55

    13.
    SV PRESSMEN
    0.57

    14.
    CU FROM LEFT JOHN LENNON, RINGO STARR AND PAUL McCARTNEY
    1.01

    15.
    SV PRESS.
    1.03

    16.
    CU JOHN LENNON
    1.06

    17.
    SV BEATLES POSE ON CAB
    1.09

    18.
    MV YAWNING POLICEMAN
    1.12

    19.
    MV BEATLES ON CAB
    1.17



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE BEATLES, BRITAIN'S TOP "POP" MUSIC GROUP, BEGAN THEIR TEN-DAY VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES ON SATURDAY WITH A WALK IN NEW YORK'S CENTRAL PARK.

    HOWEVER, ONLY THREE OF THE GROUP, PAUL McCARTNEY, 21, JOHN LENNON, 23, AND RINGO STARR, 23, ARRIVED IN THE PARK. THE FOURTH MEMBER, GEORGE HARRISON WAS ILL WITH A SORE THROAT.

    THE BEATLES, WHO HAVE BROKEN ALL RECORDS IN BRITAIN'S POPULAR MUSIC INDUSTRY, ARE IN AMERICA FOR APPEARANCE ON THE ED SULLIVAN TELEVISION SHOW.

    SINCE THEIR ARRIVAL IN NEW YORK CROWDS OF FANS HAVE PRESSED AGAINST BARRIERS OUTSIDE THEIR HOTEL. FOR THEIR MEETING WITH THE PRESS IN CENTRAL PARK, THE THREE YOUNG MEN WERE SMUGGLED OUT OF A SIDE DOOP.

    DRESSED IN BLACK SUEDE COATS, BLACK STOVEPIPE TROUSERS AND WITH THEIR OWN CAMERA AT THE READY, THE THREE POSED FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS AGAINST THE NEW YORK SKYLINE.

    THEN THE TRIO DROVE OFF IN THEIR LIMOUSINE-WITH SIX MOUNTED POLICE ALONGSIDE-FOR TELEVISION REHEARSALS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2JFUIO7B0R8CAO4JRBVSU95GE
    Media URN:
    VLVA2JFUIO7B0R8CAO4JRBVSU95GE
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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