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PRAGUE aka PRAQUE

Prague AKA Praque (1946)

A trick cyclist performs stunts in Prague, Czechoslovakia.

FLYING STUNT

Flying Stunt (1920-1929)

Man dangles from a rope ladder beneath a biplane in flight - includes nasty landing.

POLICE DISPLAY

Police Display (1921)

Mounted police dressed up as Arabs take part in a display of horsemanship in...

THE SUPER AQUAPLANIST

The Super Aquaplanist (1933)

Man does stunts on an aquaplane board - reads a newspaper and stands on...

SOMETHING FOR THE YOUNGSTERS

Something For The Youngsters (1933)

A man plays with big bubbles and wire shapes.

EDGE OF BEYOND

Edge Of Beyond (1934)

A man rides a unicycle along the high wall of a huge dam.

SKETCHING MADE EASY

Sketching Made Easy (1940)

A demonstration of sketching made easy, involving a photograph and some...

WALKING THE WIRE

Walking The Wire (1930)

Nice film of a woman high wire artist dancing high above the ground on a...

SURF DANCING

Surf Dancing (1931)

Surf board riders perform various impressive stunts.

HE CALLS HIMSELF THE HUMAN SPIDER

He Calls Himself The Human Spider (1921)

A man performs stunts whilst suspended from a rope ladder...

HOUDINI II BURIED ALIVE

Houdini II Buried Alive (1949)

Escapologist Alan Alan attempts to escape from a freshly dug grave - he...

WIRE WALKER HAS HIGH TEA

Wire Walker Has High Tea (1948)

Harry Daves eats, drinks, cleans and takes a nap on rope spread between...

RIDING THE WIND!

Riding The Wind! (1934)

Cowboys and cowgirls in action at the White City Rodeo.

UPSIDE DOWN ARTIST

Upside Down Artist (1939)

Edwin Aldous paints the same picture simultaneously with both hands, only one...

PUSH BUTTON LOCK

Push Button Lock (1961)

Push button locks at Olympia building exhibition in London.

AIR PAGEANT

Air Pageant (1920-1929)

Biplanes take off from air field during display.

Riding Wild Steers in New Zealand

Riding Wild Steers In New Zealand (1920-1929)

Footage of people riding wild steers in New Zealand.

ANOTHER BIRD-MAN GERARD MASSELIN DIES

Another Bird-Man Gerard Masselin Dies (1963)

Masselin in bird-man outfit before take off, in the air...

TATTOO AT TIDWORTH

Tattoo At Tidworth (1920-1929)

Military tattoo including motorbike display and horses jumping over a dinner...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 451 - reel 1 of 2 - WALL OF DEATH GIRL, RAILWAY CAFE

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 451 - Reel 1 Of 2 - Wall Of Death Girl, Railway Cafe (1963)

Out...

THE TRACTOR PLOUGH KIDDIE

The Tractor Plough Kiddie (1929)

A young girl drives a tractor "just like daddy" - her name is Nita...

THE ROUGH-RIDERS

The Rough-Riders (1923)

Bucking bronco footage - some seen in slow motion.

THE HUMAN OSTRICH!

The Human Ostrich! (1940)

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

DIVING FROM A BRIDGE Dublin issue

Diving From A Bridge Dublin Issue (1941)

People dive from bridge into Yarra River, Melbourne,...

TONY THE DIVER

Tony The Diver (1930)

Six year old boy demonstrates his diving and swimming skills.

SPINNING ALONG

Spinning Along (1930)

Woman juggler spins plates and twirls a rifle.

MARY EVER-SO-SWEET

Mary Ever-So-Sweet (1930)

Funny balancing act - a young girl called Mary gets thrown around by her...

FRESH AIR FROLICS

Fresh Air Frolics (1931)

By use of camera techniques the ghostly figure of a woman walks the high wire...

A FLYING FOURSOME

A Flying Foursome (1931)

The Locarno Four demonstrate their acrobatic dance routine.

HERE COMES THE FIRE BRIGADE

Here Comes The Fire Brigade (1927)

A student rag in Manchester includes a daring jump by one young...

THE ORDEAL BY FIRE

The Ordeal By Fire (1929)

People defy pain barrier as they cross a carpet of red hot embers in Durban,...

ACROBATIC GRACE

Acrobatic Grace (1933)

Flexible acrobatic dancers Stadler and Rose do a routine involving much...

LAUGHING AT THE LAW OF GRAVITY

Laughing At The Law Of Gravity (1933)

Acrobatic dancer performs gravity defying stunts with the help...

ALL TOGETHER

All Together (1933)

Cute little dance by Gilbert and French who dance in unison and jump over their...

SHREWSBURY FLORAL FETE

Shrewsbury Floral Fete (1938)

Comedians, trapeze artists, acrobats and roses at the Shrewsbury Floral...

RODEO IN DUBLIN

Rodeo In Dublin (1924)

Cowboys come to Ireland and entertain with their horseback stunts.

WHOA!

Whoa! (1929)

Various camera tricks are used to spice up an aviation film.

8,000 FEET UP - AND THEY AREN'T DIZZY

8,000 Feet Up - And They Aren't Dizzy (1949)

Acrobats perform stunts on a tight rope strung over a...

THAT RAZOR BLADE PROBLEM!

That Razor Blade Problem! (1936)

Arthur Haylock eats razor blades, flowers, a light bulb and a bowler...

RING EXERCISES

Ring Exercises (1934)

German policemen in shorts do exercises with huge hoops to the music of a brass...

THE TOUGHEST MAN WE KNOW!

The Toughest Man We Know! (1936)

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

JUMPS AND BUMPS

Jumps And Bumps (1931)

Short segment showing stunt motorcyclists riding over ramps.

DIVERS TRAIN ON LAND

Divers Train On Land (1931)

Funny footage of men who practice diving suspended by ropes.

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...

CRASH !

Crash ! (1932)

Footage of stuntman Harry Lorraine jumping through sheet of glass.

HANGING ABOUT !

Hanging About ! (1932)

Footage of stuntman who hangs by rope attached to airship. Los Angeles.

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...

IN TRAINING

In Training (1933)

Swedish athletes demonstrate the suppleness of their bodies. Stockholm, Sweden.

CIRCUS COMING TO TOWN aka BERTRAM MILLS' CIRCUS WINTER QUARTERS

Circus Coming To Town AKA Bertram Mills' Circus Winter Quarters (1952)

Animals are being...

YOGI IS A WOW IN GERMANY

Yogi Is A Wow In Germany (1959)

Himalayan Yogi displays his amazing strength to audience in Hamburg.