What if The Beatles never existed?

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  1. Hank Scorpio

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    But you knew all of there songs?

    A movie:

     
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  2. Jim Brockmire

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  3. * J Y *

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    I’ve thought about this scenario but about going back in time and having like fifty all time hits.

    Also thought about playing Metallica with a bunch of generators filled with gas to power electric instruments during the civil war era.
     
  4. VoodooChild5

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    Seems like it’s basically a movie full of Beatles songs so it should be pretty amazing.
     
  5. bro

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    I like Boyle so I'll give it the benefit of the doubt
     
  6. cdaysker

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    My wife is a huge Beatles fan and it comes out the day before our anniversary. Guess I know what we'll be doing.
     
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  7. TC

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    Now that is an intriguing movie idea. Much better than a sequel or “remake” of a movie that’s not even old yet
     
  8. Celemo

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  9. Kirk Fogg

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    LOL - Pickett is just starting to lead his charge and off in the distance Master of Puppets kicks off
     
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  10. SC

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    Lily James <3
     
  11. * J Y *

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    Yep you get it.
     
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  12. Doc Louis

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    The work seems derivative.
     
  13. Pelican Grove

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    I thought I wouldn’t like it but absolutely loved the trailer and premise. Will definitely pay and go see in theater.
     
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  15. Rape Ape

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    My wife and I got absolutely baked in Vegas and went to see LOVE, the Beatles show that Cirque du Soleil does and we had a blast so I'm going to assume this will be good.
     
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  16. Duck70

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    LOVE is great
     
  17. Daniel Ocean

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    Looks good. Beatles hate is so played. We get it you’re too cool to like pop music. Seriously get bent.
     
  18. Muddy Badger

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    This will make a bijillion dollars off my parents alone
     
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  19. laxjoe

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    loved the trailer. will be seeing this.

    but
    this was my first thought
     
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  20. DaveGrohl

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    They just stole the idea from Hot Tub Time Machine

     
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  21. TC

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    My interest is in no way diminished. The sentiment of my post stands
     
  22. beist

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    I tried. It was easy.
     
  23. oldberg

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    Quoting this because it’s fucking awesome
     
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  24. M'ark Pepperonio

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    Can’t wait until the scene where he writes wild honey pie
     
  25. Eathan Edwards

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    The chances of Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle being involved in the same project and it being a bad offering are borderline non-existent.
     
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    She is amazing
     
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  27. IV

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    She was good in the new mamma Mia script was weak sauce though
     
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  28. Soup

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    Not sure if that music came out today if there’d be that much of a market for it.
     
  29. Joe_Pesci

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    This would be like a grandfather paradox because literally every rock band today is a descendant of the Beatles
     
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  30. soulfly

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    I mean, with Ryan Adams going down, we’re now back to wondering about where a line gets drawn with this sort of shit.

    The Beatles are great. But Lennon is also on record about beating women and such. So there’s that whole thing.
     
  31. Joe_Pesci

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    I think it's fine to separate bands from the people who are in them. Varg Vikerness murdered a dude and is some kind of white supremacist, but his band Burzum is great.
     
  32. Schadenfred

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    There being no Beatles is a very disturbing thought. I don't want to live in a world without this:

     
  33. SP1

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    100% in
     
  34. soulfly

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    Obviously Lostprophets aren’t what you’re into musically, but do you feel the same about Watkins, then?
     
  35. boone

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    crazy I'm listening to Rubber Soul right now.
     
  36. Jimmy Was Taken

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    If you had a time machine, you could write every song, book, movie, etc. Release or "write" the hit right before the actual artist does, over and over.
     
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