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[VIDEO] “Yellow Submarine” Heads To Theatres This Summer

The Beatles movie “Yellow Submarine” is back –  and better than ever!  The film will return to theatres in July to mark its 50th anniversary.  It will be a visual feast for the eyes and the ears, as the movie

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“It Really Doesn’t Matter What Happens Now. I’ve Been To The Mountaintop”

The speaker was Martin Luther King Jr. His audience was a cheering crowd of some 2,000 supporters. It was Wednesday night, April 3rd, 1968. Less than 24 hours later, the nation’s foremost ‘apostle of non-violence’ was dead, the victim of

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Tom Hanks To Play Mr. Rogers In A Biopic

Tom Hanks is set to portray late children’s television personality Mister Rogers in an upcoming biopic titled, ‘You Are My Friend’. Production will begin in September. The film is based on the real-life friendship between Mister Rogers, whose real name

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Forget Blue Monday… The Blue Meanies Are Coming Back in 2018

Yellow Submarine is heading back to cinemas across the U.K. later this year to celebrate 50 years since its initial release. The iconic 1968 film follows the Fab Four under the sea as they battle the music-hating Blue Meanies. The visually

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Canada Isn’t Only Big Celebrator This Year

Canada maybe celebrating her big day with the 150 this year but not to be outdone, one of the biggest record companies in Canada are also celebrating a big milestone, their 50th 🙂 I remember as a younger me, I

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Classic Beatles Album In Number One Spot on British Album Charts

The Beatles album “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” is back at the number-one spot on the British albums chart. A remastered version of the album was recently released to mark the 50th anniversary of the album. Paul McCartney says,

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Sgt. Pepper Turns 50 Next Month And It Never Sounded Better!

One of the greatest records of the rock era turns 50 next week. You might be wondering what’s being done to celebrate ‘Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band’? Well, they’ve remixed the entire album! By they, I mean Giles Martin

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[Video] Expo 67 Opened 50 Years Ago Today

Today marks a significant anniversary. Fifty years ago today, the 1967 International and Universal Exposition or Expo 67, as it was commonly known, opened officially to the public. The Category One World’s Fair was held in Montreal, from April 27th

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B.C. Couple’s Wedding Ring Found 50 Years Later!

A couple from British Columbia recently found their lost wedding ring – just as they celebrated their 50th anniversary!  Willard and Diana Turner were at a high school football game in 1966 when Willard lost his ring while refereeing. A

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Live Long And Prosper Indeed! Star Trek Turns 50 Today

On September 8th, 1966, exactly 50 years ago today, the very first episode of Star Trek aired on television. Thanks to syndication, spin-off movies and TV series, and an incredibly loyal fan base, Star Trek is one of the most successful and influential

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