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  • Short Summary

    The crowds return to west-end cinemas. Excellent footage throughout.

  • Description

    Leicester Square, London

    Travel shot along cinema queue, some people holding up umbrellas, camera arrives at the cinema to show posters advertising "Saturday Night and Sunday Morning". Various shots of cinema crowds, with exterior shows of cinemas, one showing "The Singer Not the Song", and another "Elmer Gantry", pan across the road to show the Odeon, Leicester Square, at night. Good LS. GV. Empire, Leicester Square at night. Buskers playing outside cinema (good shot). People in queue. "Elemer Gantry" sign outside cinema. LS. "Ben Hur" sign outside Empire Leicester Square. Pan down to GV. exterior of Warner theatre, showing "The Miracle". Various shots of people at box-office, good close-ups of inside office. Close-up of couple as they alight from taxi, and then pose for the camera. MS. Wall's hot-dog Stand. CU. Man's hand giving hot-dog to customer. Exterior of Warner Theatre showing "The Miracle". GV. Exterior Monseigneur News Theatre.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3006.18
    Media URN:
    85983
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:56:00 / 01:58:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 3451 B

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