• Short Summary

    Unarmed Matadors fight wild bulls in Gulf of Mexico.

  • Description

    USA: Gulf of Mexico:
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    LS elv. matadors (in formal dress) walk up to side of bull ring and bow.
    GV door into ring opened and bull walks out.
    GV matador goads bull with red cloth.

    TITLE: Men and bulls are all professionals from Mexico

    LS bull chasing matador round ring:
    GV matador goading bull with red cloth.

    TITLE: Charlie's Mexican double.

    SEQUENCE man dressed in Charlie Chaplin style "fights" bull - first he swirls the red cloth round in professional manner - and gets caught up in it! The bull walks past in disinterest. Then the bull gets the idea and chases him all round the ring butting him in the bottom. "Charlie" however manages to get on top of the bull..The film ends with "Charlie" being butted round the ring once more.

    Keywords: Bullfighting / bullfight
    Background: Unarmed Matadors fight wild bulls in Gulf of Mexico.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAOOTTEYT9VP4INBHXEUSM1L4C
    Media URN:
    VLVAAOOTTEYT9VP4INBHXEUSM1L4C
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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