Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

The Beatles release ‘She Loves You/I’ll Get You’ 50 years ago today (1963)


Audio: 'The Beatles She Loves You 2009 Mono Remaster'

(Friday, August 23, 1963) — The Beatles today released their fourth single “She Loves You” and “I’ll Get You” in Britain on Parlophone. It would be released on Swan in the U.S. on Sep. 16, 1963. Continue reading The Beatles release ‘She Loves You/I’ll Get You’ 50 years ago today (1963)

‘Dinner at Eight’ premieres in New York City 80 years ago tonight (1933)


Video: 'Dinner at Eight' trailer

(Thursday, March 9, 1933)Dinner at Eight, a comedy/drama film about a high-society dinner party that masks a hotbed of scandal and intrigue, premiered today at the Rivoli in New York City.

Directed by George Cukor, the film starred Marie Dressler, John Barrymore, Wallace Beery, Jean Harlow, Lionel Barrymore, Lee Tracy, Edmund Lowe and Billie Burke.