• Short Summary

    Stars arrive to the world premiere of the film Lolita.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Lights! Cameras! - Premiere in Manhattan'.

    Pan along Broadway with its illuminated theatres. Camera stops at one where the world premiere of the film 'Lolita' takes place. Close up shot of the film poster outside the theatre. Various shots of the stars arriving for the world premiere of the film "Lolita" with press and large crowd around. Shelley Winters is seen arriving with Chris Jones. They are followed by the director of "Lolita" Stanley Kubrick and his wife, Mr and Mrs Red Buttons, Joan Fontaine escorted by Hugh O'Brien. Finally Sue Lyon the star of "Lolita" arrives and poses with co-star James Mason. They smile to crowd and shake hands with some of them. Several long shots of the illuminated Broadway with large illuminated sign 'Lolita'.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 14/06/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3050.17
    Media URN:
    86739
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:44:00 / 01:46:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 3629 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The Premiere took place on 13 June 1962.

    The location for the Premiere is Loew's State Theatre in New York.

    Shelley Winters and Chris Jones arrive still dressed in their stage costumes for the play "Night of the Iguana".

    Stanley Kubrick's wife's name is Christine.

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