• Short Summary

    Daredevil American attempts to jump from a biplane onto the roof of car at 60 mph.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. Here's ... Sensation! Daredevil J. E. Pate positively 'flirts with death' to drop from 'plane to speeding automobile."

    United States of America.

    A biplane flies low over the top of a modified car. They are both speeding along a very flat area of ground. Pilot J E Pate is hanging from the wing of the plane.

    The plane keeps coming very close to the car as Pate hangs precariously from the wing. On a couple of occasions the gets close to dropping to the roof of the car put the plane pulls up.

    The plane pulls up to a higher altitude.

    The Story Ends Abruptly - without us seeing if Pate manages to pull off this mad stunt.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    659.29
    Media URN:
    4710
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:32:12:00
    Canister:
    32/78

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