Search results for "Ringo Starr"

Magical Mystery Tour (1967) RT 58% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Nov 1997

A typically Beatlesque film originally produced for television, this short film was intended to be an off-the-wall road movie with the Beatles and three dozen or so friends on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ringo Starr  •  Paul McCartney  •  John Lennon  •  George Harrison  •  Bernard Knowles
CAST:  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney  •  George Harrison  •  Ringo Starr

Born to Boogie (1972) RT Audience 83%

DVD release: Jun 2005

By 1972, the seminal English glam-rock band T-Rex was at the height of what came to be known as "T-Rexstacy:" they had already scored three of their soon-to-be ten straight ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Ringo Starr
CAST:  Marc Bolan  •  Elton John  •  Ringo Starr  •  Gloria Jones

200 Motels (1971) RT 67% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 1994

"Touring makes you crazy," Frank Zappa says, explaining that the idea for this film came to him while the Mothers of Invention were touring. The story, interspersed with ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Documentary • Fantasy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Frank Zappa  •  Tony Palmer
CAST:  The Mothers of Invention  •  Ringo Starr  •  Theodore Bikel  •  Keith Moon

A Hard Day's Night (1964) RT 98% / Audience 89%

DVD release: Sep 2002

Capturing John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr in their electrifying element, 'A Hard Day's Night' is a wildly irreverent journey through this pastiche ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney  •  George Harrison  •  Ringo Starr

Candy (1968) RT 80% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Apr 2001

Based on Terry Southern's satirical novel, a send-up of Voltaire's Candide. Young Candy is a high school girl who seeks truth and meaning in life, encountering a variety of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Christian Marquand
CAST:  Charles Aznavour  •  Marlon Brando  •  Richard Burton  •  James Coburn

Help! (1965)

Musical comedy adventure starring The Beatles about an obscure Asian cult, that believes in human sacrifice, as they pursue Ringo after he accidentally put on the their ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music
DIRECTION:  Richard Lester
CAST:  George Harrison  •  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney  •  Ringo Starr

Let It Be (1970) RT 82% / Audience 87%

Documentary film about The Beatles rehearsing and recording songs for the album Let It Be in January 1969. The film features an unannounced rooftop concert by the group, their ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Michael Lindsay-Hogg
CAST:  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney  •  George Harrison  •  Ringo Starr

Sweet Toronto (2008)

Decades later it's a little hard to appreciate just how shocking Plastic Ono Band was at the time of its release. Yes, John Lennon's first post-Beatles solo album is still a ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Matthew Longfellow
CAST:  Yoko Ono  •  Klaus Voormann  •  Ringo Starr  •  John Lennon

The Last Waltz (1978) RT 98% / Audience 94%

DVD release: May 2002

Martin Scorsese's documentary intertwines footage from "The Band's" incredible farewell tour with probing backstage interviews and featured performances by Eric Clapton, Bob ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Martin Scorsese
CAST:  Robbie Robertson  •  Rick Danko  •  Levon Helm  •  Richard Manuel

Yellow Submarine (1968) RT 96% / Audience 84%

DVD release: Jun 2012

The Blue Meanies take over Pepperland, draining it of all its color and music, firing anti-music missiles, bonking people with green apples, and turning the inhabitants to ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Animation • Family • Fantasy • Music
DIRECTION:  George Dunning
CAST:  John Clive  •  Paul Angelis  •  Geoffrey Hughes  •  Peter Batten

Caveman (1981) RT 24% / Audience 54%

DVD release: Jun 2002

In this comedy, Atouk becomes leader of the misfit cavemen. Disgraced and cast out of his tribe for lusting after Lana, the mate of tribe's head muscle man, Atouk stumbles ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Carl Gottlieb
CAST:  Ringo Starr  •  Dennis Quaid  •  Shelley Long  •  Jack Gilford

The Kids Are Alright (1979) RT 100% / Audience 87%

DVD release: Sep 2003

Through concert performances and interviews, this film offers us an "inside look" at this famous rock group, "The Who". It captures their zany craziness and outrageous antics ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • Music
DIRECTION:  Jeff Stein
CAST:  Roger Daltrey  •  John Entwistle  •  Pete Townshend  •  Keith Moon

Water (1985) RT 91% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Michael Caine stars as Baxter Thwaites, the laid-back Governor of the sleepy British colony of Cascara. But when American oil drillers accidentally strike a gusher of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Dick Clement
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Brenda Vaccaro  •  Billy Connolly  •  Leonard Rossiter

Blindman (1971) RT Audience 33%

A blind, but deadly, gunman, is hired to escort fifty mail order brides to their miner husbands. His business partners double cross him, selling the women to bandit Domingo. ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Ferdinando Baldi
CAST:  Tony Anthony  •  Ringo Starr  •  Lloyd Battista  •  Magda Konopka

Ringo (1978)

Ringo, stressed out by fame, trades places with a schmuck who looks exactly like him. Then the problems start!  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • TV movie
DIRECTION:  Jeff Margolis
CAST:  Ringo Starr  •  Art Carney  •  Angie Dickinson  •  Carrie Fisher

Good Ol’ Freda (2013)

The story of Freda Kelly, a shy Liverpudlian teenager asked to work for a young local band hoping to make it big: The Beatles. Their loyal secretary from beginning to end, ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • History • Music
DIRECTION:  Ryan White
CAST:  Freda Kelly  •  George Harrison  •  John Lennon  •  Paul McCartney