9 months Peter Jackson making new documentary of Beatles’ ‘Let It Be’ MB |Ent
NEW YORK (AP) — The Beatles’ farewell documentary “Let It Be” is getting an encore, and a reinvention.”Lord of the Rings” director Peter Jackson announced Wednesday that he is making a new film out of some 55 hours of footage — shot in January 1969 — that has never been seen by the public. The original movie, directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg, came out soon after the Beatles broke up in 1970 and has long been viewed as a chronicle of the band members growing apart. In a Rolling Stone interview given months after the film’s release, John Lennon recalled the ... more