Archives Collection
"A HARD DAY'S NIGHT"                                                                 90-057
SCRIPT (copy)

Physical description:

50 page mimeographed typescript.


July 1964.


Purchased from Paul Riseman, Springfield Illinois in April 1991.

Agency History:

Alan Owen wrote this script for "A Hard Day's Night", a 90 minute black and white feature film. The movie depicted a semi-fictional account of a day in the life of the Beatles and included eight songs written specifically for the film. The film, directed by Richard Lester and produced by Walter Shenson, premiered on 6 July 1964 at the London Pavilion, and was nominated for two Academy Awards that year.

from The Beatles A to Z (London, 1981), page 81.

Scope and Content:

A typed fifty page mimeographed editor's work sheet for the film "A Hard Day's Night which includes credits, dialogue, and frame descriptions and counters.


This item is filed by accession number with other manuscript collections.