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Crossing Paths: When Elvis met The Beatles Part 2

The Beatles’ next American tour was in August ’65. It was a strange time for Presley, whose career was in a decided slump.  The two films the Beatles had made, “A Hard Day’s Night” and “Help!,” had each been commercial and critical successes, while Presley’s films, like “Girl Happy” or “Harum Scarum” didn’t fare as well.