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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 ...


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

    Nov 3, 2017 |

    ... 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 ...


  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 ...


  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 ...


  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. ...


  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 ...


  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 ...


  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 ...


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

    Sep 8, 2017 |

    ... 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 ...


  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 ...


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

    Jul 19, 2017 |

    ... 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 ...


  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 ...