by Scott Freiman September 4, 2021 Comments3 See “A Hard Day’s Night” – Innovation All Around Movies with rock and roll stars were nothing new. But the Beatles took a very different approach to their first big screen gig. And the songs they wrote for the film highlight their unconventional approach. by Mark Daponte December 14, 2020 Comments4 Read The Beatles, Joe Orton and “Up Against It” The Beatles were sick and tired of their “mop top” movie image. Edgy playwright Joe Orton stepped in – but it went sideways fast.