If you love The Beatles, you need to watch this movie. In Yesterday, a mysterious worldwide 12-second power outage triggers an alternate reality. Struggling British musician Jack Malik is debating whether to give up on a music career. Then, when playing a Beatles classic for his friends, he discovers that in this new universe, the Beatles never existed. Jack becomes an international sensation with his alleged songwriting prowess. But is it too good to be true? Jack discovers what's truly important on his unbelievable journey.
This feel-good film (2019, PG-13) stars Himesh Patel and Lily James, with Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran in supporting roles. Directed by Danny Boyle and written by Richard Curtis. Listen to the soundtrack on Hoopla or check out the cd for a delightful assortment of Beatles covers.