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AFTER DINNER INTERLUDES

After Dinner Interludes (1924)

Various tricks are shown and their secrets revealed.

AN APPLE TRICK

An Apple Trick (1931)

A trick is demonstrated and its secret revealed.

URI GELLER

Uri Geller (1973)

Psychic Uri Geller and another man bend spoons with the power of their minds.

THE POCKET BOXERS

The Pocket Boxers

Early trick film - Miniature boxers fight on a Pub table.

FAKIR SWORDSMAN

Fakir Swordsman (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/78 - men put swords through the body of Mirim Dajo.

HANDCUFFS - AND HOW TO GET RID OF THEM

Handcuffs - And How To Get Rid Of Them (1925)

Secrets of a magic trick revealed - how to release...

HANKY PANKS!

Hanky Panks! (1931)

Magic tricks are demonstrated then their secrets are revealed.

THE MAGIC SAC

The Magic Sac

Early French comedy and trick photography film - a man uses a magic sack.

ILL REWARDED CONJURER

Ill Rewarded Conjurer

Early comedy film using photographic tricks. A magician uses his skills to...

'HOUDINI II' BURIED ALIVE aka HOUDINI BURIED ALIVE

'houdini Ii' Buried Alive AKA Houdini Buried Alive (1949)

Hands being tied

MAGNARAIL INVENTION DEMONSTRATION

Magnarail Invention Demonstration (1966)

Polgreen uses a prototype to demonstrate his magnarail...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 485 - THE MAGIC CIRCLE and HOMES TO BE aka IDEAL HOMES...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 485 - The Magic Circle And Homes To Be AKA Ideal Homes... (1964)

Out...

THE QUICKNESS OF THE HANDS

The Quickness Of The Hands (1929)

Magic tricks are demonstrated by Giovanni a musician from the...

ANOTHER CHANGE

Another Change (1931)

Women working at a petrol station - pumping petrol and cleaning windscreens.

FUN IN 1897

Fun In 1897 (1928)

Crazy slapstick film from 1897 updated with 1928 intertitles. Trick photography used...

FRANCIS WHITE issue title - SHOULD AULD ACQUAINTANCE ...

Francis White Issue Title - Should Auld Acquaintance ... (1938)

Magician Francis White performs...

HOWARD DE COURCY issue title is GOOD GROUNDS

Howard De Courcy Issue Title Is Good Grounds (1944)

Conjuror Howard De Courcy does magic tricks...

SUPERSTITIONS

Superstitions (1943)

Cartoonist Joe Noble explores various superstitions and lucky charms. No soundtrack.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 306 - HISTORIC TRANSPORT, BROTHERHOOD OF MAGICIANS and...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 306 - Historic Transport, Brotherhood Of Magicians And... (1960)

Out...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 664 - reel 3 of 3 - PRAGUE and CP 655 - CZECH SNOW...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 664 - Reel 3 Of 3 - Prague And Cp 655 - Czech Snow... (1967)

Out...

TRAVELAUGHS - GETTING THE BIRD BY HY MAYER

Travelaughs - Getting The Bird By Hy Mayer (1920)

Cartoonist HY Mayer draws an owl - the drawing...

COMPARISONS SOMETIMES DO US GOOD!

Comparisons Sometimes Do Us Good! (1923)

Old and new fashions are contrasted - Isobel Elsom models a...

MA KNOWS!

Ma Knows! (1929)

Old fashioned hats and wigs are contrasted with the very latest - joke made about women...

A NEW BATHING NOTE - FOR EVE

A New Bathing Note - For Eve (1929)

Novel beach outfit - tabard and skirt are removed to reveal a...

TRICKY TRICKS

Tricky Tricks (1928)

Secrets of some magic tricks are revealed by Mr Goldston.

THE SCRAMBLED SCRAPBOOK

The Scrambled Scrapbook (1930)

Camera tricks are used to bring still photographs to life - story badly...

ARTFUL ANGLE

Artful Angle (1930)

Trick shots by a billiards expert.

CAVE WOMEN

Cave Women (1929)

Glamour girls visit a cave - they trip around in their high heels.

CHINESE JUGGLERS

Chinese Jugglers (1928)

Chinese jugglers perform an acrobatic act spinning plates, tumbling, contortions...

CAMERA INTERVIEWS - MRS LAURA KNIGHT THE FAMOUS ARTIST

Camera Interviews - Mrs Laura Knight The Famous Artist (1927)

Laura Knight is seen at work in her...

SILHOUETTES

Silhouettes (1933)

Clever silhouette show - birds, rabbits, snails, two men boxing and Charlie Chaplin...

PIERINO GAMBA, TEN YEAR OLD BOY CONDUCTOR aka 10YR OLD CONDUCTOR OF SYMPHONY

Pierino Gamba, Ten Year Old Boy Conductor AKA 10yr Old Conductor Of Symphony (1948)

10yr old...

ORIENTAL MAGIC

Oriental Magic (1963)

Oriental magicians performing in Berlin, Western Germany.

GENT ARGUES WITH MAN

Gent Argues With Man (1914-1918)

Excerpt from stage play or film.

VARIOUS

Various (1914-1918)

Excerpts from film or stage play.

DENNIS WHEATLEY

Dennis Wheatley (1970-1975)

Footage of the author Dennis Wheatley at work.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 467 - reel 1 OF 2 - BOARDROOM JOKES and AMATEUR FILM...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 467 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Boardroom Jokes And Amateur Film... (1963)

Out...

BOOTS.....BOOTS....BOOTS! - THE EVOLUTION OF THE WELLINGTON

Boots.....Boots....Boots! - The Evolution Of The Wellington (1928)

"Modern" boots are contrasted...

BUSKERS CONCERT AT ROYAL ALBERT HALL

Buskers Concert At Royal Albert Hall (1969)

Buskers perform at a concert and outside a cinema.

MINIATURE FIGURES HISTORICAL

Miniature Figures Historical (1929)

Footage of miniature figures on show.

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 304 - RADIO TELESCOPE, PLASTIC BAG MAGICIAN, SAFETY...

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 304 - Radio Telescope, Plastic Bag Magician, Safety... (1960)

Out...

CLOTHES AND THE WOMAN!

Clothes And The Woman! (1923)

The fabulous Hetty King impersonates various male types - toff, cowboy,...

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - THE DEPUTY

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - The Deputy (1926)

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry - this...

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - BOTH BITERS BIT!

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - Both Biters Bit! (1926)

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry -...

FRANCE'S MOST BEAUTIFUL WOMAN

France's Most Beautiful Woman (1922)

Star of "Pins and Needles" Mlle Souret poses for the camera -...

THE ORDEAL OF FIRE

The Ordeal Of Fire (1931)

Religious ceremony - several people run across hot coals.

THE LITTLE PEOPLE ARRIVE

The Little People Arrive (1932)

Backstage scenes at a puppet show version of Midsummer Night's Dream.

CLOTHES AND THE WOMAN!

Clothes And The Woman! (1923)

The fabulous Hetty King impersonates various male types - toff, cowboy,...

JERRY THE TROUBLESOME TYKE - A BIRD IN THE HAND

Jerry The Troublesome Tyke - A Bird In The Hand (1925)

Animation featuring that naughty dog Jerry...

Selected Originals - ROYAL TRIBUTE TO BRITISH FILMS

Selected Originals - Royal Tribute To British Films (1951)

Material related to newsreel story...