Watch The U.S. vs. John Lennon: After background about the childhood and youth of John Lennon (1940-1980) and the birth of Vietnam-War protests, the film plunges into Lennon's quest for world peace: compositions such as "Give Peace a Chance", the lie-in following his marriage to Yoko Ono, appearances at concerts, "War Is Over" posters, and plans for a series of concerts in 1972 in U.S. presidential primary states reach newly-enfranchised young voters. This plan for concerts, in particular, led a prominent Senator, the FBI's J. Edgar Hoover, and Nixon's White House to initiate a concerted and illegal effort to deport Lennon. Thirty talking heads, led by Yoko, comment on Lennon and these events.

🌟 7.30/10 from 5334 users
Ratings: IMDB: 7.30
Runtime: 99 mins
Genres: Documentary Biography Music Romance
Directors: John Scheinfeld David Leaf
Actors: John Lennon Paul McCartney Lyndon Johnson Mario Cuomo Pat Nixon

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