In celebration of the song’s power and resonance, the most poignant lyric from the track has been projected onto iconic buildings and sites around the world.
Music’s myriad subgenres and biggest starss have inspired some of the best documentaries ever made. Here are the ones you need to see.
The event will honor one of the most famous and beloved songs and universal messages in music history.
The song was recorded during the couple's famous 'bed-in' at the Queen Elizabeth Hotel in Montreal.
On July 18, 1974, the former Beatle was officially told (again) to get out of the United States.
An evocative but nebulous term, this short history of art rock attempts to outline some of the key players and ideas from the genre.
The 30-minute film can now be seen in full via the Coda Collection on Amazon.
‘My dad loved cartoons and drawing so we wanted to honor him by taking a page from his illustrations and life story.’
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band’s ‘Ultimate Collection’ is out April 23.
Excerpted from 'John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band – The Ultimate Collection,' John and Yoko discuss the classic song.
The film was captured six days before the famous version of the song at the Bed-In for Peace in Montreal.
The intimate new visual includes never-before-seen black and white and color footage filmed on 8mm film at home in 1968.
The gentle and autobiographical 'Watching The Wheels' described John's happy retirement from public life in the second half of the 1970s.
Recorded Live at Madison Square Garden, John Lennon's ‘Live In New York City’ album was his last full-length concert performance.
Following their wedding, John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged their famous bed-in at Amsterdam, where they staged a press conference and fought for peace.