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    Films Set in Liverpool Part 2

    Posted on September 10, 2019 by in Best of Liverpool

    The Reckoning (1969) This was Jack Gold’s third adaption after directing Waterfront (from Michael Anderson) and Beyond This Place (from Jack Cardiff). This time around, Gold turned his attention to Patrick Hall’s The Harp That Once. There was an element of Hamlet about the film, with protagonist Nicol Williamson returning north to carry out revenge […]

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    Films Set in Liverpool Part 1

    Posted on July 6, 2019 by in Best of Liverpool

    Filmmakers have found themselves drawn to Liverpool since the early days of cinema. Even a certain Lumière cameraman by the name of Alexandre Promio chose to film in the city in 1896. In 1901, the very first crime construction in The Arrest of Goudie was produced by Mitchell and Kenyon. It was screened just days […]

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    The Beatles in Liverpool – Part 2

    Posted on March 20, 2019 by in Best of Liverpool

    Maybe the easiest and cheapest of all were the early rock’n’roll and rhythm and blues records that reminded them of the good old days in New York. They would make quite a mark in Liverpool. back home when a beat boon arose based on the sounds from the other side of the Atlantic.  Skiffle groups, […]

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    The Beatles in Liverpool – Part 1

    Posted on January 11, 2019 by in Best of Liverpool

    Even in the 1980’s, a tourist making their way around Liverpool may not have even realised they were walking around in the city that gave us John, Paul, George, and Ringo: better known as The Beatles. In 1984, however, a museum by the name of Beatle City launched on Seal Street. That museum held the […]

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