Thursday, November 9, 2017


I was reading an old interview with Richard Lester, in the book The Film Director as Superstar, by Joseph Gelmis.  Lester, of course, directed Help and A Hard Day’s Night, and we’ve talked before about Ringo and his sandwich in the first of those movies.

In the Gelmis interview Lester says he once asked John Lennon, who’d just come back from Sweden, whether he’d enjoyed the country.  Lennon said, “It was a plane, a room, a car, and a cheese sandwich.”
          I wonder if it was a good cheese sandwich.  I wonder if it looked like this:

Or this:

No comments:

Post a Comment