The film premiered on BBC One on 26 december 1967. The film was lukewarm received by both critics and by the general public.
It was more than ten hours of film shot between 11 and 25 september 1967. Then one was over six weeks working on the Mount.
There is also the album Magical Mystery Tour with the same title number:
- Magical Mystery Tour
- The Fool on the Hill
- I Am the Walrus
- Blue Jay Way
- Your Mother Should Know
- Hello, Goodbye
- Death Cab For Cutie (written by Vivian stanshall and Neil Innes and performed by The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band)
- "All My Loving, (Orchestra version, as background music)
- She Loves You, (special version)