Captain Hook Aka Parrot Story 1957

Star Item

Description

Chelsea, London.

Bathroom interior. A man is brushing his teeth looking into a mirror. Pan down to show a Brazilian parrot sitting on the edge of the sink. The parrot is holding a toothbrush in his claws. Parrot nibbles at the toothbrush on the paste. Charles Godsall (the parrot's owner) picks...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Jenny
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
1435
Sort Number:
CP 122
Time in/Out:
01:03:51:00 / 01:06:15:00
Canister:
CP 122
Film ID:
61.04
Issue Date:
29/04/1957

Comments (1)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

  • "Charles takes the parrot outside and they climb into a car" - I believe the car is a Healey Tickford saloon.

    jamied 14th Apr 2014

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
A Near Thing!

A Near Thing!

England V Austria football international, played at Chelsea's Ground, Stamford Bridge.

Cuts - Stoke Versus Chelsea

Cuts - Stoke Versus Chelsea

Material related to newsreel story "Stoke Versus Chelsea" - 34/15.

Football Season Opens

Football Season Opens

Chelsea beats Liverpool 6-1 at the first match of the football season.

The Highlands Of Chelsea!

The Highlands Of Chelsea!

Soldiers march along to join in a Scottish gathering in Chelsea.

Kneeling In Flames

Kneeling In Flames

An inventor demonstrates his pioneering fire-resistant solution by kneeling in a bed of flames.

Recruit To Pensioners

Recruit To Pensioners

Nice item about Mr Charles Forshaw enlisting to become a Chelsea Pensioner. London.

Parrot Story

Parrot Story

Domestically trained parrot has breakfast with his owner. Good little story

Football

Football

Various shots of Chelsea V Millwall football match.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler