Since Gibraltar was a British colony, and Lennon a British citizen, there was no issue. “It’s the ‘Pillar of Hercules,’ and also symbolically they called it the ‘End of the World’ at one period.They thought the world outside was a mystery from there, so it was like the Gateway to the World.

Variety reports that Emerging Pictures has set an October 7th release date for THE LENNON REPORT, a new film which examines the aftermath of the 1980 murder of legendary Beatle John Lennon.

The film will open in 10 cities, including New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, Seattle, Tampa, San Francisco, Denver, Atlanta and Cleveland, before expanding to theaters nationwide on October 14th.

Gregory Barr will make his feature-film debut as John Lennon with Karen Tsen Lee (Law and Order: SVU) as Yoko Ono.

, which was held at the Indica Gallery, located in the basement of the Indica Bookshop in London.

(Coincidentally, one of the shop’s earliest supporters was Paul Mc Cartney.) At the time, Lennon was still married to his first wife, Cynthia.

The two were wed in August 1962 and had one child together, Julian.

After years of putting up with her husband’s infidelity, Cynthia filed for divorce in August 1968.

In the meantime, John and Yoko had already become a couple and, once the divorce was final that November, plans were made to be married.

The two had originally hoped to to hold their nuptials in Paris, or more specifically, on the way to Paris.

“We wanted to get married on a cross-channel ferry – that was the romantic part,” Lennon said in the Beatles‘ documentary.

“We went to Southampton and then we couldn’t get on because she wasn’t English, and she couldn’t get the day visa to go across. The Captain’s not allowed to do it any more.'” Lennon later crafted an autobiographical Beatles song titled “The Ballad of John and Yoko” that laid out the rest of their journey: “.” The couple arrived at the British Consulate Office there, and they were married in a 10-minute ceremony performed by registrar Cecil Wheeler.