• Short Summary

    THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH ATTENDED THE CHARITY PREMIERE OF THE FILM, "THE SAND PEBBLES", AT THE METROPOLE THEATRE IN LONDON TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY).

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    METROPOLE THEATRE; FILM ACTOR, RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH, AND HIS WIFE; VARIOUS THAI ACTRESSES; FOOTBALL CLUB MANAGER TOMMY DOCHERTY; ATTENBOROUGH AND FILM ACTRESS MARAYAT ANDRIANE; ACTOR JOHN MILLS AND HIS WIFE; HE DUKE OF EDINBURG ARRIVES AND IS INTRODUCED TO MEMBERS OF THE FILM CAST.




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    Background: THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH ATTENDED THE CHARITY PREMIERE OF THE FILM, "THE SAND PEBBLES", AT THE METROPOLE THEATRE IN LONDON TONIGHT (WEDNESDAY). SPONSORED BY THE VARIETY CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN, THE PREMIERE IS IN AID OF SEVERAL CHARITIES.

    RELEASED BY 20TH CENTURY FOX, "THE SAND PEBBLES" WAS SHOT IN TAIWAN AND HOLLYWOOD AND STARS STEVE McQUEEN, RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH, RICHARD CRENNA, CANDICE BERGEN AND MARAYAT ANDRIANE. IT TELLS OF INCIDENTS OF THE YANGTZE RIVER IN THE STRIFE-TORN CHINA OF 1926.

    AMONG THOSE PRESENTED TO PRINCE PHILIP WERE RICHARD ATTENBOROUGH, WHO PLAYS AN AMERICAN SAILOR, AND THE THAI ACTRESS MARAYAT ANDRIANE, WHO CO-STARS AS "MAILY", A GIRLS WHO IS BEFRIENDED BY UNITED STATES SAILORS AT THE U.S. CHINA STATION ON THE YANGTZE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB0271UDZH1Z6TK33QX8NN8Q1
    Media URN:
    VLVAB0271UDZH1Z6TK33QX8NN8Q1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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