1. Ron Howard to Direct Beatles Documentary

    July 16, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Ron Howard will direct a documentary on the Beatles as a live act, tracing their days from the clubs of Liverpool, England, and Hamburg, Germany, to their final appearance at Candlestick Park in San Francisco in 1966. Apple Corps Ltd., Imagine En ...

  2. Ron Howard to Direct Beatles Documentary

    July 16, 2014 9:00 AM EDT Ron Howard will direct a documentary on the Beatles as a live act, tracing their days from the clubs of Liverpool, England, and Hamburg, Germany, to their final appearance at Candlestick Park in San Francisco in 1966. Apple Corps Ltd., Imagine E ...

  3. Martin Scorsese's George Harrison Documentary Coming to HBO in October

    July 13, 2011 6:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 HBO has acquired the North American TV rights to Martin Scorsese's " George Harrison : Living in the Material World," and will air the documentary in two parts on Oct. 5 and 6. In the film, Scorsese traces Harrison's life from hi ...

  4. THE FOO FIGHTERS' EXCELLENT ADVENTURE

    March 25, 2011 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 Dave Grohl wasn't planning to watch the March 15 premiere of his band's new documentary, "Foo Fighters: Back and Forth," at Austin's 1,200-seat Paramount Theatre during South by Southwest (SXSW). But he couldn't refuse hi ...

  5. Foo Fighters Discuss 'Back and Forth' Documentary at SXSW

    March 17, 2011 10:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 F oo Fighters agreed that "we're not sure we like movies at all," according to Dave Grohl. "The commitment of having to sit there for an hour and 45 minutes and have your emotions manipulated… I dunno," Pat Smear tells Billb ...

  6. Scorsese's George Harrison Doc Nearing Completion

    May 17, 2010 3:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Martin Scorsese swept into the Cap d'Antibes Beach Hotel down the coast from Cannes on Saturday afternoon with George Harrison 's widow, Olivia. The two have been collaborating on a documentary about the famous songwriter for the past thre ...

  7. Bennett, Mellencamp, Mayer, Henley Join Joel At Shea

    July 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Even with a night of crowd-pleasing special guests, at a stadium in its final days with the imposing shadow of a new showplace over his shoulder, Billy Joel and his versatile band ruled the night yest Even with a night of crowd-pleasing special gues ...

  8. The Billboard Q&A: Pete Townshend

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On the occasion the Nov. 3 premiere of the official Who documentary "Amazing Journey" (and its DVD release three days later) the band's guitarist/songwriter Pete Townshend shared his thoughts with Bil On the occasion the Nov. 3 premie ...

  9. Scorsese To Direct George Harrison Documentary

    September 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Having already helmed films on Bob Dylan and the Rolling Stones, Martin Scorsese is now turning his attention to the so-called "quiet Beatle." Scorsese will direct a documentary on George Harrison, wh Having already helmed films on Bob Dyl ...

  10. Rarities-Packed Film Traces The Who's 'Journey'

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Never-before-seen concert and archival footage is at the center of "Amazing Journey: The Story of the Who" and its companion film "Six Quick Ones," due Nov. 6 on DVD via Universal Studios Home Enterta Never-before-seen concert an ...

  11. Bob Dylan To Star In 'Masked' Film

    February 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Taking on his first acting role in 15 years, Bob Dylan has signed to star in Intermedia Films' tentatively titled "Masked & Anonymous," the big-screen directorial debut of television writer/direct Taking on his first acting role i ...