• Short Summary

    Royal Command Performance at London Palladium.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DANNY KAYE'S ROYAL SHOW".


    High angle long shot of crowd outside the Palladium. Panning shot of the crowd at night. High angle long shot of police pushing crowds back outside the Palladium. Long shot of the people arriving at Royal Command Performance. Long shot of police pushing back crowds. Several close up shots of police pushing back crowd. Close up shot of policeman and a woman in crowd. Danny Kaye's car arriving. Close up shot of woman reporter with walkie talkie set. Danny Kaye alighting from car and running in. High angle shot of royal party alighting from their car. Towards, King George VI walks from car to Palladium entrance. Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) and escort enter foyer. Crowds watching. Queen followed by King, Princess Margaret and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, entering foyer. Reflection of Danny Kaye in mirror, pan to Danny Kaye talking to another man. King and Queen in foyer talking to Mrs Bud Flanagan and Mrs Danny Kaye (Sylvia Fine). General view of audience at Palladium. King Queen, Princess Margaret and Prince Philip in royal box. Long shot of the stage, two acrobats performing. General view of auditorium showing spotlights. Crazy Gang presenting Prince Philip with rocking horse, pan to royal box. General view of auditorium showing spotlights. High angle shot of Danny Kaye dancing round stage. Side view of royal box. Danny Kaye performing.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:08:00 / 01:49:59:00

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