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  1. "Strawberry Fields Forever" John Lennon's Beatle MasterpieceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Neatorama

    ... first two movies ( A Hard Day's Night and Help! ) asked John if he'd like to take a role in his new film How I Won the War and John accepted. Filmed in Almeria, Spain, How I Won the War turned out to be a rather forgettable film. But John used his ...

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  2. 5 Things You Didn't Know About Rolling Stone MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... five facts about the magazine, launched in San Francisco in 1967. An image of John Lennon from his movie How I Won the War was the cover photo on the first issue - and the Beatles, individually or as a group, have appeared on the cover more than 30 ...

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  3. John Lennon Christmas card up for $15k auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | Loudon County News

    ... John and mommy." The 'Imagine' hitmaker's tresses were chopped off prior to his 1967 movie role in 'How I Won the War'. What's more, his Rolls Royce Phantom V once sold for $2.23 million and lyrics to Beatles hit 'All You Need is Love' fetched $1.25 ...

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  4. Daylight Books publishes 'Once Upon a Time Almer a: The Legacy of Hollywood in Spain'Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... paving the way for hundreds of films, including Cleopatra (1963) with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, How I Won the War (1966) with John Lennon, Patton (1970) with George C. Scott, and dozens of Westerns, including most notably, all of Sergio ...

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  5. PICTURES: The Grand cinema in Westbourne rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... but he enjoyed that aspect of it." Also in 1967, the venue held a private preview of Dick Lester's satire How I Won the War, starring John Lennon. Among the audience were Sue Nicholl (later Audrey Roberts in Coronation Street) and Bob Monkhouse. ...

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  6. Rock Hall's 2018 Ballot Could Bring Rage Against the Machine, Bon Jovi or Chaka Khan to ClevelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | WKSU-FM Kent

    ... from hundreds of issues, including the first one - a promotional still of John Lennon from the film "How I Won the War." Curator Karen Herman says it was a major task deciding what to include. This year's class includes several first time nominees ...

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  7. SJU Screens "Living is Easy with Eyes Closed"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Torch

    ... It was based off of The Beatles' song, "Strawberry Fields Forever," in addition to Lennon's movie role in "How I Won the War in 1966." After an introduction highlighting the former Beatles singer, the film delved into Antonio's storyline. When he ...

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  8. Anson: A new Super Tuscan counter cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Decanter Magazine

    ... front page image of John Lennon posing in a World War II service uniform for Richard Lester's film How I Won the War . For wine lovers, revolution in the 1960s became so heady that it escaped all the way from California to the quiet slopes of ...

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  9. Michael Crawford to Help Celebrities Master Musical Talents on ITV This ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... directed by Gene Kelly; A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum ; The Knack ; The Jokers ; How I Won the War co-starring John Lennon; The Games ; Hello and Goodbye ; Alice s Adventures in Wonderland; Condorman . His television work includes ...

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  10. Saturday 9Read the original story

    Aug 19, 2017 | Sweet Memes

    ... mind is sharper. At least briefly. ;-) 2) During those three months off, John Lennon made a movie called How I Won the War . What's the last movie you watched? Did you view it at a theater, on TV, or from a device like a computer or tablet? I'm ...

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  11. 'Dunkirk' movie review: Christopher Nolan's WWII drama is both stunning, stirringRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... anyone complains about putting a pop star in a war movie, please see director Richard Lester's 1967 film "How I Won the War," which co-starred a young John Lennon .) In the air, we've got a pair of Royal Air Force pilots, played by Jack Lowden and ...

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  12. How Rolling Stone magazine became the voice of rockRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... other musician" He is thinking, specifically, of John Lennon. A photo of Lennon in the Richard Lester film How I Won the War graced Rolling Stone's first front page. For its first anniversary edition, Wenner ran the nude self-portraits of John and ...

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