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Season 40, Episode 4 The Beatles' Magical Mystery Tour

First Aired: December 14, 2012

The Beatles' Merry Pranksters-inspired "Magical Mystery Tour," fully restored and featuring a remixed soundtrack that includes the title song, "The Fool on the Hill," "Flying," "I Am the Walrus," "Blue Jay Way" and "Your Mother Should Know." The loose, unscripted story finds the Fab Four and friends setting off on a bus trip through the British countryside; and contains silliness, dream sequences and, of course, musical interludes.

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  • Premiered: November 4, 1972
  • Rating: TV-PG
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