The Beatles sail through surreal seas in a Yellow Submarine to save Pepperland from the anti-music Blue Meanies in this animated fantasy that blurs the line between fairy tale and acid flashback. A psychedelic pop-art version of a children's storybook, with the Beatles singing an...
Yellow Submarine is an animated meandering journey filled with puns and dry British humor, where psychedelic music videos take precedent over any linear story. What little there is of a plot, however,... read more
Release Date: May 10, 2012
DVD Release Date: September 14, 1999
Stats: 2,668 reviews
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October 7, 2012
August 28, 2012fb791220692
Yes, it's weird. Yes, it looks old. Yes, its pretty much an acid trip on your TV. But the Beatles' classic cartoon is still great, due mostly to its playfulness, witty humor, and way out-there "what am I looking at now?" visuals.
October 25, 2011fb712836066
Amazing illustration, and let me repeat, AMAZING ILLUSTRATION. The animation pervades the film and grants us the psychedelic experience of a lifetime accompanied by the timeless music of The Beatles and a very trippy plot. Sadly, the plot is more suited to young children and th...
July 9, 2011
I don't mean to sound trite, but they should just rename this film "Drug Trip: The Movie" and be done with it. Seriously.
Ok then, with that out of the way, I must say, this is a bit of a hard film to really rate or review. Obviously I'm gonna have to do just that, but it is a b...
December 11, 2010
The Beatles' animated fantasy adventure movie is a must see for any fan, or if you just love animated movies. It's very fun, and I really liked it.
July 22, 2008
Cinematically dazzling tale of the Beatles who save Pepperland from the Blue Meanies with their music. Joyous!
October 4, 2007
I wish it were better, but i still like some of it.
July 13, 2007
Music and motion and color are made into Beatle's art. I loved it. The story was great fantasy, which kids could delight in. The songs were powerful and catchy. I liked the experience of it all, with its unique style of animation and imaginative plotline. They've crafted fitting ...
February 22, 2007
An interesting snapshot into the time and mentality of when it was made. Overly self-indulgent and psychadelic in places, but you can't argue with the songs.
January 9, 2007
An interesting if odd little tale
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