The film captures not only the concert, the attendance of which was 55,600, the largest Beatles concert up to that time, but also the events leading up to the concert, including the Beatles’ helicopter ride from Manhattan to Flushing Meadows, their preparation in the dressing room (i.e., the visiting baseball team’s locker) at Shea Stadium….
BUT…who was the other band? They must have been superstars in their own right. What kind of experience did have with that crowd? How were they received and how do they remember that historic night?