Hard Day's Night

Lists: Comedy, 50 Years Ago - 1964, Music

Brief Synopsis: "A Hard Day’s Night is named after the successful Beatles album of the same name. The film tells in a mocking style the life of the modern pop stars. The film shows the Beatles at the height of their career as they move between hotel rooms, trains, and concerts."

Overall Ranking: 518 (Rank from 1964: # 3)

Adjusted* Rating:
(lowest rating dropped)

Ratings Breakdown
(The Mixed Bag)

Buttery 33.33%
Regular 66.67%
Half-Popped 0%
Stale 0%
Burnt 0%


Login To Rate

Streaming Options

Reviewer Rating Review Secondary Ratings
David Baruffi97
Fast Film Reviews Mark Hobin80(full review)
Rob from GuysFilmQuest74Comedy: 5
Sex Appeal: 0
Scary: 2
Rewatch: 5

People Involved

  • John Lennon (himself)
  • Paul McCartney (himself)
  • George Harrison (himself)
  • Ringo Starr (himself)
  • Wilfrid Brambell (Grandfather)
  • Norman Rossington (Norm)
  • John Junkin (Shake)
  • Victor Spinetti (T.V. director)
  • Anna Quayle (Millie)
  • Deryck Guyler (Police Inspector)
  • Richard Lester (Director)