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STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1928)

Various feats of strength are demonstrated by a French strong man.

NEWS IN A NUTSHELL

News In A Nutshell (1930-1939)

Corn harvesting competition. A strongman pulls a lorry with his hair.

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1929)

Strongman called John performs a wall climbing stunt.

THE STATUE LIVES

The Statue Lives (1936)

21 year old farmer Harold Lawrence shows he is Britain's strongest youth by...

NICHOLAS NAIL

Nicholas Nail (1939)

Strong man Nicholas Zeff bangs a large nail into wood with a hand and takes it out...

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1944)

Strong man Korosenko demonstrates his strength by bending iron bars etc.

TABLE JUGGLING

Table Juggling (1949)

Footage of Bobby Davis lifting tables with his teeth.

GIRL WEIGHT LIFTERS

Girl Weight Lifters (1954)

Footage of girl weight lifters in action at gym in Paddington, London.

STRONG MEN & PERFORMING DOGS

Strong Men & Performing Dogs (1949)

Strong men and performing dogs in fancy dress!

STRENGTH

Strength (1930)

Stunt performer (or mad man !) Saxson Brown performing.

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1920-1929)

A "he-man" performs a strength stunt - lifts a table on which a dozen men are...

MASTER SAMSON

Master Samson (1933)

Brief film about one year old Edward Vogt who still needs to learn a bit more about...

IRON FINGERS

Iron Fingers (1928)

Strongman stunts - crushing an apple then a brazil nut with bare hands.

ALEXANDER ZASS

Alexander Zass (1934)

Strongman Alexander Zass has his strength tested with iron chains, bars and...

WHAT A NECK

What A Neck (1935)

Stuntman Saxon Brown demonstrates how tough his neck really is.

WEIGHT AND SEE

Weight And See (1937)

Market traders festival in Tokyo where men demonstrate their strength by lifting...

THE HUMAN OSTRICH!

The Human Ostrich! (1940)

A man eats glass and razor blades, lies on a bed of nails and bends an iron...

SIRDANI THE INDESTRUCTIBLE!

Sirdani The Indestructible! (1934)

Indestructible man Sirdani jumps on broken glass then eats a...

THE TOUGHEST MAN WE KNOW!

The Toughest Man We Know! (1936)

Strongman The Great Challard tears a telephone directory in half and...

SECRETS OF STRENGTH - SAXSON sic BROWN FAMOUS YOUNG STRONG MAN AND HOLDER OF 10...

Secrets Of Strength - Saxson Sic Brown Famous Young Strong Man And Holder Of 10... (1932)

Excellent...

HOW TO GET A GOOD GRIP ON THINGS

How To Get A Good Grip On Things (1932)

World's strongest man Saxson Brown demonstrates how to...

RONNIE WALKER

Ronnie Walker (1936)

Olympic athlete Ronnie Walker shows off his strength lifting people as well as...

NICHOLAS ZEFF HORSESHOE

Nicholas Zeff Horseshoe (1939)

A strong man breaks a horseshoe with bare hands.

NICHOLAS PLANK

Nicholas Plank (1939)

A plank is placed on strong man Nicholas Zeff's stomach and seven men sat on it -...

STRONG MAN issue title is OUT AND ABOUT

Strong Man Issue Title Is Out And About (1939)

Strong man Wilfrid Briton doing various stunts to...

BOY WEIGHT LIFTER

Boy Weight Lifter (1954)

Young Andrew Crosse starts weight lifting training at the age of ten.

CHILD WEIGHTLIFTER

Child Weightlifter (1948)

Weightlifter Ernest Peppiatt weight lifts with his 3 year old daughter Janet.

CHILD WEIGHT LIFTER aka CHILD WEIGHTLIFTER

Child Weight Lifter AKA Child Weightlifter (1949)

Billy Stevens, aged 7, lifts dumbbells that weigh...

MAN BLOWING HUGE BALLOON

Man Blowing Huge Balloon (1930)

A feat of strength - man strains to blow up an extremely large balloon.

THE LIGHT LADY HEAVY WEIGHT

The Light Lady Heavy Weight (1915)

Great strongman footage. Thomas Inch tires to lift "Resista" - a...

THE LIGHT LADY HEAVY WEIGHT

The Light Lady Heavy Weight (1915)

Great strongman footage. Thomas Inch tires to lift "Resista" - a...

THE YOUNG SAMSON

The Young Samson (1929)

Strongman act - Saxon Brown performs various stunts aided by his mother!

CAUGHT BY THE CAMERA NO. 59

Caught By The Camera No. 59 (1935)

A portable trouser press, a device for golfers to use when...

STRENGTH - SAXON BROWN

Strength - Saxon Brown (1930)

Strong man Saxon Brown performs various stunts.

HOW DID THEY DO IT?

How Did They Do It? (1932)

Early acrobatic act is updated with 1930s intertitles. Female...

INCH - BY - INCH

Inch - By - Inch (1939)

Weightlifter Tom Inch demonstrates his strength.

SUPER BOY

Super Boy (1933)

8 year old boy does strongman stuff including balancing a motorcycle on his knees!

HEY HO COME TO THE FAIR!

Hey Ho Come To The Fair! (1935)

Great footage of a people having fun at a huge fair somewhere in...

MIND AND MUSCLE aka MIND v MUSCLE

Mind And Muscle AKA Mind V Muscle (1922)

Strongmen W. A. Pulham and E. Aston fail to lift Miss...

GREAT CHALLARD AND SON issue title DIPS INTO COMEDY

Great Challard And Son Issue Title Dips Into Comedy (1936)

Champion steel bender, The Great...

SAXON BROWN issue title is TAME GENTLEMEN PLEASE

Saxon Brown Issue Title Is Tame Gentlemen Please (1937)

Saxon Brown, reputedly strongest man in...

STRONG GIRL

Strong Girl (1938)

Lillian Southcote showing her strength to audience.

NICHOLAS STRONG MAN - CARDS

Nicholas Strong Man - Cards (1939)

Strong man Nicholas Zeff tears a deck of cards with his teeth.

NEW ZEALAND STRONG MAN

New Zealand Strong Man (1940)

New Zealand strong man Harold Cleghorn impresses the girls with his body...

STRONG WOMAN aka JOSIE TERENA

Strong Woman AKA Josie Terena (1941)

19 year old strong woman Josie Terena can bend metal bars and...

WALKING ON WATER

Walking On Water (1951)

Footage of the champion water walker in action on the River Thames London.

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1954)

Strong man Michael Sugrue show eating habits and demonstrates his strength.

STRONG MAN

Strong Man (1954)

70-year-old circus strong man displays his strength by being run over by a van.

STRONG I TH' ARM EVE!

Strong I Th' Arm Eve! (1926)

Young French girl who claims to be the strongest woman in the world lifts...

THE HUMAN PUNCHING BAG

The Human Punching Bag (1931)

Frank Richards, 'the man with cast-iron tummy' is put to the test by...