New Beatles Documentary Directed by Peter Jackson Out This Fall


The Lord of the Rings director’s take on the band’s final recordings was culled from 55 hours of unseen footage

The release date has been announced for the new documentary about The Beatles directed by Lord of the Rings filmmaker Peter Jackson. The Beatles: Get Back—which was culled from 55 hours of unseen studio footage—hits theaters on September 4 via Walt Disney Studios. The film documents the recording of the Beatles’ final album Let It Be and the iconic London rooftop performance that followed.