shop by

Help (Deluxe Collector's Edition)

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview

John, Paul, George and Ringo are chased around the world by a cult leader who wants Ringo's mysterious ring. With frequent pauses to render hits such as Help! and Ticket to Ride, the boys tangle with a shrinking potion and a death ray.


Studio Pacific Media Entertainment
SKU 205728388
UPC 099950951994
UPC 14 05099950951994
Format DVD
Release Date 11/6/2007
Aspect Ratio
Widescreen  1.75:1
Name Beatles
Link Search Link
Cast & Crew
Charles Wood - Writer
David Watkin - Cinematographer
Eleanor Bron - Actor
George Harrison - Featuring
John Lennon - Featuring
John Victor-Smith - Editor
Ken Thorne - Original Music By
Leo McKern - Actor
Marc Behm - Writer
Paul McCartney - Original Music By
Paul McCartney - Featuring
Ray Simm - Art Director
Richard Lester - Director
Ringo Starr - Featuring
Roy Kinnear - Actor
Victor Spinetti - Actor
Walter Shenson - Producer
Nominee (1966) British Academy Awards, David Watkin, Best British Cinematography (Colour),British Academy Awards, Julie Harris, Best British Costume (Colour),Grammy, Paul McCartney, et. al., Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or Television Show
ReviewSource Film Threat
Review "Help!" is one of those movies that can go either way on you. If, after about twenty or so minutes, you aren't impressed with its almost divine silliness, you should go ahead and abort. You're not ready to see it yet. The movie has often been criticized for under-using its greatest natural resource, the Beatles, and while it's true that it's more Richard Lester's vision than the group's, it must be noted that Lester's anarchic absurdity and quick cut camera gags make for a pretty good whole..."Help!" plays like the original version of "Austin Powers". The tone is the same, they are mocking the same James Bond type films, and both films resonate with fashion, music and joy...The Beatles as a group are still pretty charming and biting, but it's not too hard to figure out that they made this movie right after Bob Dylan introduced them to marijuana. They look for the most part stoned but happy, practically laughing out loud at the constant ongoing foolishness...The film also has fun with the Beatles' home life. It seems that they all live in the same gigantic house with vending machines and four separate entrances...If they had felt like it, they could have probably been the English version of the Marx brothers. As it is, they take us one step closer to Monty Python.
Reviewer Brad Laidman
ReviewRating 10
Review The Beatles were probably the best and the most commercially successful rock band of all time. You can argue that the Rolling Stones or the Clash were better, or that the Grateful Dead sold more tickets. But the Beatles had the greater cultural influence, and there is no denying that they recorded at least a hundred outstanding songs, which demonstrated considerable variety...While later albums such as "Sgt. Pepper's" and "Abbey Road" are more popular today, the Beatles actually recorded their very best songs in 1965. "Rubber Soul" contained "Girl" and "In My Life". The "Help!" soundtrack delivered "You've Got to Hide Your Love Away" and "Ticket to Ride" is during the songs that the film is at its best. The songs are even better than those in "A Hard Day's Night", which hardly seems possible. There's only seven of them, but that's enough for John, Paul and George to each get a chance to sing lead...Richard Lester would later direct John Lennon in the unsuccessful anti-war comedy "How I Won the War" (1967), and Paul McCartney for his 1991 concert tour documentary "Get Back". Fans of Lester's slapstick style might want to see "The Three Musketeers" and "The Four Musketeers", his best films from the 1970s.
Reviewer Brian Koller
ReviewRating 8
Bob Bloom, Journal and Courier A wild and wonderful comedy that highlights the Beatles comic timing and charisma.
Fred Topel, Great Beatles movie full of fun, irreverent humor...
Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress Brilliant, elaborate, mildly subversive follow-up to A Hard Day's Night. Lester at his best.
Nell Minow, Movie Mom at Yahoo! Movies Wildly funny and what a soundtrack!
Steve Crum, ...a fun romp with the legendary Beatles.

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Blow It Outa Here $28.10 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All products are BRAND NEW and factory sealed. Fast shipping with tracking and delivery confirmation! 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Importcds $51.35 + $2.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All our items are brand new - Ships directly from our Warehouse in California - Estimated delivery time: 5-7 days after shipment.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
M and N Media $50.25 + $10.49 shipping
Condition: Used-Acceptable
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
M and N Media $103.31 + $10.49 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
M and N Media $103.31 + $10.49 shipping
Condition: Used-Like New
In Stock

Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
$51.35 + $2.98 shipping
$134.98 You save $83.63 (61%)
Rakuten Super Points Earn 52 ($0.52) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Get this item for
(price with shipping)
(redeem points)
Format: DVD
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Importcds
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™
Promotions & Offers (1)
  •  custom promo
    5% Back* Sitewide with Promo Code Rewardme *See page for details