Beatles: Act Naturally Meaning
Song Released: 1965
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Act Naturally Lyrics
They're gonna make a big star out of me
We'll make a film about a man that's sad and lonely
And all I gotta do is act naturally
Well, I'll bet you I'm gonna be a big star
Might win an Oscar you can never...
anonymous Sep 11th, 2014 9:08pm report
He is lonely and the part he is playing is a lonely guy so he can just be hisself
anonymous Jul 29th, 2014 7:15pm report
It was written by Johnny Russell and Voni Morrison. Johnny had a great sense of humor and could perform music on stage as well as comedy. He was a funny guy with a great sense of humor. He was also a co-writer on Strait's "Let's Fall To Pieces Together". As far as what the song means it is pretty straight forward.
anonymous Jul 12th, 2012 7:09pm report
I absolutely love this song!! I listened to it over and over in the fourth grade. I don't necesscarily think it has to do with actually being in a movie. He's just saying IF he was in a movie he would be very good at playing the part of a lonely man well, for whatever his reason is.
ILoveGeorgeHarrison Aug 20th, 2011 8:04pm report
The man singing the song has obviosly just been throught a break up, And some time after the break up he gets a role in a moive. Seeing that the part he will play has been apart of his real life, He feels as if he can do it naturally instead of practicing over and over like most actors do.
anonymous Apr 24th, 2011 4:00pm report
Actually The Beatles covered this song. its by Buck Owens.
anonymous Jan 14th, 2011 1:36pm report
Although we all think the beatles have it all, no one is perfect. This song has simple lyrics but a huge meaning. It relates to those who are filled with loneliness, and being a looser. People who have nothing and no one, even big stars can feel like no one can relate to them at times. So when the person gets a role in the movie he is acting naturally by acting naturally lonely. In the sense that he doesn't have to act he can just be himself
anonymous Nov 19th, 2009 11:21pm report
Pretty simple song. The guy is a loser who could easily play the part of a loser in a movie by acting like himself.
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