Come Together (originally titled Four Of Us, Untitled Beatles Biopic Project) is a 2022 biographical film that focuses on the life and careers of famous English rock band, The Beatles. It centers around the Whole year period of the group from 1956-1970, from the creation of The Quarryemen and its evolution into the Beatles, Perfomring Hamburg and in the Cavern Club, the rise of Beatlemania and their post-concert years leading up to their famous Rooftop Concert in January 1969 and August of that same year, where they recorded together for the very last time with their album Abbey Road, a year before the breakup in 1970. Dexter Fletcher (Eddie The Eagle and Rocketman)has been considered to direct with a screenplay by Robert Siegel (The Founder), Sean Macaulay, Simon Kelton (Eddie The Eagle) and Lee Hall(War Horse and Rocketman). It stars Adam Hastings from The Bootleg Beatles and The Fab Four as John Lennon, Jim Sturgess (Across The Universe) as Paul McCartney, George Harrison is played by Bob Miller (BEATLEMANIA) and Tom Dunlea (Cilla) as Ringo Starr, with Matthew Rhys (The Americans) as The Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers) as Beatles producer and engineer George Martin. McCartney and Starr serve as executive producers and creative & music consultants. Most of the history is told out of the 2000 New York Times Best Seller The Beatles Anthology By The Beatles, The Beatles A Diary: An Intimate Day by Day History By Barry Miles, Rock & Roll Comics: The Beatles Experience By Todd Loren with Mike Sagara And Lyndal Ferguson and the 1995 eight-part documentary The Beatles Anthology. The film takes it's title from the 1969 song of the same name. The film is expected to be release on August 22, 2022 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the band since Starr joining.
In 1956, John Lennon was a Teenage Rebel and Troublemaker. John then, tells Mimi that he wants to start a rock 'n' roll band and she buys him a guitar. John organizes some of his friends into a band which he names the Quarrymen. They play their gig at a village fête on July 6th, 1957. After the show, John meets Paul McCartney, who auditions for the band with the song "Twenty Flight Rock". Paul is accepted into the band and he and John begin writing songs together. The Quarrymen soon become very popular. One Year Later on February 1958, John meets Paul's friend, George Harrison, who also auditions. George is accepted into the band as lead guitarist.
Two Years Later In 1960, John, Paul, & George alongside Stuart Sutcliffe (John's Friend from Art College), form the band, The Silver Beetles and then later famously known as The Beatles along with drummer Pete Best. Then later with new friend and drummer Richard Starkey, later known as Ringo Starr.
Due to being a hit at the Cavern Club and in Hamburg, Germany, the group is later found & managed by Brian Epstein, a record store owner, who struggles to get them a record deal until being accepted by Sir George Martin of EMI Records.
The Beatles become famously successful with their music being heard and performed live across England, Scotland, and Ireland, until Beatlemania rises in even more heights in the United Stares in 1964.
Throughout their touring years despite being famous worldwide, The Beatles have trouble dealing with their lives as celebrities aswell as their personal lives, due to screaming fans deafening concerts, John struggles of being a father, songs accused of promoting LSD (such as Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds in 1967) and dealing with Lennon's notorious "Bigger Than Jesus" quote before ending their touring days by August 1966.
Following their years in the studio, the band deals with the after math of Epstein's death and struggles to manage without him while beginning to loose touch with eachother by 1968-69. Until the group in 1969 after their final public performance in a rooftop concert, is able to reconcile and reconnect to record one last album entitled "Abbey Road", a year before their breakup and their album, Let It Be in 1970.
- Adam Hastings as John Winston Lennon, co-founder and leader of The Beatles and rhythm guitarist.
- Jim Sturgess as James Paul McCartney, co-founder of The Beatles and Bass guitarist.
- Bob Miller as George Harrison, Paul's best friend from teenhood and lead guitarist.
- Tom Dunlea as Ringo Starr/Richard Starkey, Beatles' second drummer replacing Pete Best.
- Matthew Rhys as Brian Epstein, The Beatles' new manager.
- Eddie Redmayne as Pete Best, The Beatles' original drummer from 1960 -1962.
- Sam Riley as Stuart Sutcliffe, John's best friend, artist and unofficial Beatle.
- Lucy Fry as Astrid Kirchherr, German photographer and Fiancee of Stuart Sutcliffe.
- Tom Hiddleston as George Martin, The Beatles music producer and engineer.
- Skylar Samuels as Cynthia Powell Lennon, John's first wife.
- Sheridan Smith as Cilla Black, an English singer, television presenter, actress, and author.
- Paul Moody as Gerry Marsden, English musician and television personality, best known for being leader of the Merseybeat band Gerry and the Pacemakers.
- Bobby Lockwood as Neil Aspinall, Paul and George's friend from teenhood and The Beatles' road manager.
- Matthew Lewis as Derek Taylor, The Beatles' press officer.
- Dexter Darden as Billy Preston, pianist for working with The Bealtes for Get Back/Let it Be Sessions in 1969.
- Kristen Stewart as Linda Eastman McCartney, Paul's future wife after the breakup with Jane Asher
- Grace Cassidy as Maureen Cox Starkey, Ringo's first wife.
- Hermione Corfield as Pattie Boyd, George's First Wife.
- Ivy Latimer as Jane Asher, Paul's girlfriend.
- Gemma Chan as Yoko Ono, John's second wife.
- Kai Owen as Allan Williams, The Unofficial Manager Of The Beatles from 1960 - 1961.
- TBC as Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
- Bobby Moynihan as Allen Klein, The Beatles' second manager.
- Robert Sheehan as Bob Dylan, singer-songwriter, author.
- James McAvoy as Mitch Mitchell, Drummer of The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
- TBC as John Charles Julian Lennon, John's first son
- Emma Thompson as Mimi Smith, John's aunt
- Josh Bolt as Pete Shotton, John's Childhood Friend.
- Will Ferrell as Richard "Dick" Rowe, the man from Decca Records who turn down The Beatles.
- Dominic Sheerwood as Mick Jagger, Frontman and Vocalist of The Rolling Stones.
- Alfie Stewart as Keith Richards, Member and Lead Guitarist of The Rolling Stones.
- Rupert Grint as Brian Jones, Rhythm Guitarist and Member of The Rolling Stones.
- Levi Wilson as Charlie Watts, Drummer of The Rolling Stones.
- TBC as Bill Wyman, Bassist of The Rolling Stones.
- Mathew Baynton as Gene Vincent, musician who pioneered the styles of rock and roll and rockabilly.
- Michael Imperioli as Larry Parnes, English pop manager and impresario.
- Fionn Whitehead as Billy Fury, English premier rock & roll singer.
- Rodriquez Jacquees Broadnax as Little Richard, pianist, singer-songwriter, and rock and roll pioneer.
- Ansel Elgort as Elvis Presley, Singer and rock and roll pioneer.
- Martin Sheen as Colonel Tom Parker, Manager of Elvis Presley
- Danny McColgan as Eric Clapton, guitarist, singer, and songwriter and Member of Cream and The Yardbirds.
- Ashley Charles as Tony Sheridan, Singer and Guitarist. He Played with The Beatles on Recording of My Bonnie in 1961.
- Brad Brunsdon as Andy White, The Beatles Session Drummer for The Recording of "Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You".
- Andre Benjamin as Jimi Hendrix, rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
- James Bloor as Rory Storm, Lead Vocalist of Rory Storm and The Hurricanes.
- Emma Watson as Helen Shapiro, an English pop singer, jazz singer and actress.
- Gemma Arterton as Dusty Springfield, English pop singer.
- TBA as Andrew Loog Oldham, Manager of The Rolling Stones
- Julian Bailinson as Pete Townshend, Lead Guitarist of The Who.
- Iain De Caestecker as Roger Daltrey, Vocalist of The Who.
- TBC as Keith Moon, Drummer of The Who.
- TBC as John Entwistle, Bassist of The Who.
- Simon Pegg as Jim McCartney, Paul's Father.
- TBA as Ed Sullivan, television personality, Host of The Ed Sullivan Show.
- Paul Galliano as Norman Smith, an English musician, record producer and engineer for The Beatles from 1962 to 1965.
- Matt Lucas as Ken Dodd, Comedian.
Music composed & conducted by Giles Martin and John Powell.
The following songs are versions from the movie sung by the main cast as The Beatles:
- My Bonnie(opening theme, similar to 1979's Birth of The Beatles)
- Dizzy Miss Lizzy
- Roll Over Beethoven
- Long Tall Sally
- Love Me Do
- Some Other Guy
- I Saw her Standing there
- Ask Me Why
- Please Please me
- P.S. I Love You
- Do you want to know a Secret
- From me to you
- She Loves you
- Twist & Shout
- It Won't be Long
- All My Loving
- Don't Bother Me
- Till There Was you
- Please Mr. Postman
- Hold me Tight
- Money That's What I Want
- I Want to Hold Your Hand
- This Boy
- A Hard Day's Night
- Can't Buy Me Love
- Rock and Roll Music
- Eight Days A Week
- I Feel Fine
- Ticket to Ride
- Eight Days a Week
- I'm Looking Through You
- In My Life
- Nowhere Man
- If I Needed Someone
- Paperback Writer
- Eleanor Rigby
- And you Bird Can Sing
- Got to Get you Into My Life
- Tomorrow Never Knows
- Strawberry Fields Forever
- Penny Lane
- Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band/With a Little Help From My Friends
- Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds
- A Day In The Life
- Magical Mystery Tour
- All You Need is Love
- I Am The Walrus
- Hello Goodbye
- Lady Madonna
- Hey Bulldog
- Back in The U.S.S.R
- Dear Prudence
- Glass Onion
- While My Guitar Gently Weeps
- Happiness is a Warm Gun
- Martha My Dear
- Don't Pass Me By
- Yer Blues
- Helter Skelter
- Hey Jude
- Get Back
- Don't Let Me Down
- One After 909
- Dig a Pony
- I Got a Feeling
- Two of Us
- The Long and Winding Road
- I Want you She's So Heavy
- Octopus's Garden
- Oh Darling
- Here Comes The Sun
- Maxwell Silver Hammer
- Come Together
- You Never Give Me Your Money
- Sun King
- Mean Mr. Mustard
- Polythene Pam
- She Came in Through the Bathroom Window
- Her Majesty
- Golden Slumbers
- Carry That Weight
- The End
Come Together is expected to be release in theaters worldwide on August 22, 2022, in celebration of the 60th anniversary of the band becoming official after Ringo Starr replaced Pete Best as their drummer, and their TV debut at The Cavern Club.
Universal Pictures will released the film in the United States on DVD, Blu-ray and Ultra HD Blu-ray on October 4th, 2022.
The UK digital release with DVD and Blu-ray/4K Ultra HD on October 16th, 2022.
- The actors and impersonator(s) themselves playing The Beatles would actually be singing instead of lipsync.
- The music instruments that The Beatles used back in the 60s will be taken from Andy Babouk’s Book “The Beatles Gear” will be featured in the film.
- Pre - Production started in 2020
- Filming ran from 2021 - 2022
- Post Production started in 2022 Before the Trailer and the film premiere.