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  • Short Summary

    Short extract showing the actor W.H. Berry in the play "The Island King" at the Adelphi Theatre.

  • Description

    W.H. Berry plays "The Island King" at the Adelphi Theatre surrounded by a bevy of exotic beauties.

    Berry first appears in a sailor's outfit. The chorus girls bring him a large fur trimmed cloak. They are presumably going to make him king of the island. Intertitle reads: "When the Adams see the next, they'll all want to be 'Island Kings'." Berry wears a crown and is surrounded by beautiful women. Berry pulls faces at the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    756.20
    Media URN:
    35300
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:44:00 / 01:39:56:00
    Canister:
    EP 011

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