• Short Summary

    Stars meet the Queen at the glittering Royal Film Performance.

  • Description

    Leicester Square, London.

    BGV. Showing roadway, crowds and cars arriving at the Empire, Leicester Square - night. SV. Victor Mature waving to the crowd on the pavement, he turns and walks towards the camera to go inside. SV. Excited crowds. SV. Anthony Steel with wife Anita Ekberg having arrived, standing on the pavement. SCU Joan Crawford with husband. SV towards Arlene Dahl making towards the stairs. SV. Norman Wisdom starts to come up stairs. His face closing the camera with a big grin. SV. Exterior The Queen stepping from her car followed by Princess Margaret. GV. Stars all lined up ready for presentation. CU. A. E. Matthews talking and laughing. CU. Sylvia Sims. SCU. Victor Mature and Marilyn Monroe waiting. GV. The Queen coming down the line and she shakes hands with Joan Crawford. SCU. The Queen talking to Joan Crawford as Brigitte Bardot stands looking at her. GV. The Queen moves away and shakes hands with Anita Ekberg. SCU. Queen talking to Anita Ekberg. SC. Brigitte Bardot, she smiles at camera. SCU. The Queen smiling at Marilyn Monroe as she approaches her. SCU. The Queen shaking hands with Marilyn, and they stand and talk. The Queen moves on, smiling. GV. The Queen talking to Anthony Quayle.

    (Rota Lavender.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    599.21
    Media URN:
    32143
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:18:00 / 01:29:48:00
    Canister:
    56/88

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