• Short Summary

    Stuntman Cyclone Danny rides motorbike through burning signal box and sheet of glass.

  • Description

    Motorcycle Stunt. Part of the GOING PLACES issue.

    Chingford, Essex.

    Cyclone Danny, motorcycle stunt man, rides his motorbike through a burning railway signal box. Various shots of signal box in middle of field, a crowd wait to see stunt. A sheet of glass surrounds signal box to make stunt even more spectacular. Various C/Us of daredevil Danny posing with his bike. Various shots of stunt, including one shot in slow motion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1240.39
    Media URN:
    42033
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:02:00 / 01:55:42:00
    Canister:
    NSP 70

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Cyclone Danny" referred to here is Cyclone Danny Carter.

    A rather nice cigarette card featuring Danny is attached here - click on the card to see more about him.....

    www.turnipnet.com/whirligi
    g/radio/intown.htm

    More of Cyclone Danny can be seen in clip 1246.26.

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