Let It Be (1970)
Let It Be
Documentary / Musical
Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
The Beatles - John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr
Let It Be is a documentary film about The Beatles rehearsing and recording songs for the album 'Let It Be' in January 1969.
This documentary observes The Beatles (John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr) from a "fly on the wall" perspective, without narration, scene titles, or interviews with the main subjects.
While the album 'Let It Be' contains many of the song titles featured in the film, in most cases they are different performances. The film has additional songs not included on the album.
The following songs are listed in the order of their first appearance, with songwriting credited to Lennon/McCartney except where noted.
"Paul's Piano Intro" based on "Adagio for Strings" (Samuel Barber), and titled "Paul's Piano Piece" on Let It Be... Naked
"Don't Let Me Down"
"Maxwell's Silver Hammer"
"Two of Us"
"I've Got a Feeling"
"One After 909"
"Jazz Piano Song" (McCartney/Starkey)
"Across the Universe"
"Dig a Pony"
"Suzy Parker" (Lennon/McCartney/Harrison/Starkey)
"I Me Mine" (Harrison)
"For You Blue" (Harrison)
"Bésame Mucho" (Consuelo Velázquez/Sunny Skylar)
"Octopus's Garden" (Starkey)
"You've Really Got a Hold on Me" (Smokey Robinson)
"The Long and Winding Road"
"Rip It Up" (Robert Blackwell/John Marascalco)
"Shake Rattle and Roll" (Jesse Stone, under his working name Charles E. Calhoun)
"Kansas City" (Jerry Leiber/Mike Stoller)
"Miss Ann" (Richard Penniman/Enotris Johnson)
"Lawdy Miss Clawdy" (Lloyd Price)
"Let It Be"