• Short Summary

    King of Belgium visits MGM studios and meets various film stars.

  • Description

    Title reads: "King Baudouin visits Hollywood".

    California, United States of America (USA).

    King of Belgium visits Movieland. G/V King Baudouin's car arriving at MGM studios in Hollywood. C/U sign over gate "Metro Goldwyn Mayer" studios. C/U King Baudouin walking with official and being presented to Sol. C. Siegel (MGM Production Chief) and Benjamin Thau (film executive). C/U Siegel, Baudouin, film star Eva Marie Saint and Thau. C/U Baudouin, Eva Marie Saint and Thau. M/S group of girls waving.

    G/V Baudouin walking towards camera with two executives. C/U film stars Charlton Heston and Gary Cooper in frogmen outfits in studio water tank, pan up to King Baudouin. C/U Gary Cooper and Charlton Heston out of the water, they shake hands with Baudouin (they are filming "The Wreck of the Mary Deare").

    G/V cars coming towards camera. C/U Baudouin with film stars Eleanor Parker and Bob Mitchum (Robert Mitchum) (who are shooting movie "Home from the Hill"). C/U pressmen. C/U Baudouin with film star Gina Lollabrigida and film star / singer Frank Sinatra (they are making "Never So Few"). C/U Baudouin and Frank Sinatra, pan to Lollabrigida.

    G/V official luncheon at studio which Baudouin is attending. C/U Baudouin with film stars Debbie Reynolds and Glenn Ford. C/U Baudouin and Glenn Ford (in military uniform). C/U Baudouin chatting with Debbie Reynolds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1583.17
    Media URN:
    50877
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:07:00 / 01:35:19:00
    Canister:
    59/43

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