1930s
b&w - TV series made up only of stills & narration about Hollywood - Leslie Howard
HOWARD STERN PRESSER
Spectators stand outside 10 Downing street in London, England where the Prime Minister is meeting with his War Cabinet.
Two British officials leave 10 Downing Street following a meeting of Prime Minister Chamberlain's War Cabinet. The Silhouette of them is seen as they pass through an archway. Next, Sir Howard Kingsley Wood, Secretary of State for Air, steps from Number 10, and walks close past the camera. Another official leaves the residence. He turns right and walks toward Horse Guards Road. Police make sure spectators stay on the sidewalk as he passes. Glimpse of a military officer leaving quickly, followed by a young official. The crowd standing dutifully, on the sidewalk (but just barely, all with their feet at the very edge). A man enters number 10 just as a uniformed messenger arrives. The man enters and the messenger makes his delivery and leaves. Lord Halifax, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, is seen leaving next, together with Leslie Hore-Belisha, British Secretary of State for War. The camera follows them as they walk along Downing Street and across Whitehall-Parliament Street. They pass pedestrians who stop to watch them. View of St. Stephens entrance Houses of Parliament A group of officials in bowler hats crossing towards Parliament. A few cars, and pedestrians moving about. Location: London England United Kingdom. Date: August 1939.
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1920'S PERSONALITIES
RETRO SYRUPY PROPOSAL - HD
A dapper gentleman asks a woman to marry him, even though she knows he doesn't love her. Note Mastered uncompressed - All forms of HD and SD available.
NEWS & SPORTS PAGEANT OF MOVIETONE by Leslie Mitchell and Alan Howland
ISSUE_NO = 472A NO_OF_ITEMS = 11 ITEM_NO = 10 DESCRIPTION : All The Stars At Theatrical Garden Party CARD_FILE = 35694 CARD_TITLE : Theatrical Garden Party SHOT_LIST : Noel Coward fishes for champagne as does Charles Laughton who is accompanied by his wife, Elsa Lanchester. Also present are Leslie Banks, Marie Tempest, Evelyn Laye, Edith Evan, Gladys Cooper, Owen Nares, Valeria Hobson, Alfred Drayton, Robertson Hare, Sydney Howard and Charles Coburn. Leslie Mitchell was there too, and acted as compere. KEYWORDS : Personalities - Performers; Personalities - Writers; Personalities - Journalists; Personalities - Relatives; Social Events; Food, Drink and Cooking; Entertainment and Leisure; Great Britain MATERIAL : Can 4559 Dupe Neg 09864 LENGTH_SHOT = 81 DATE_SUBD = 00/00/0000
VARIOUS RARE HOME MOVIES OF CELEBRITIES AND VARIETY SHOWS
>>>Behind the scenes of WCPO-TV from the 1950's - Includes making of local television commercial >>>The Toast of the Town, Arthur Godfrey's Talent Scouts & The Jackie Gleason Show all shot ,from the audience in 1953 - COLOR home movie footage silent >>>Georgia Gibbs live at the RKO Palace Theater 1953 - Color home movie footage >>>Times Square at night shot in 1953 - Color - good neon signs >>>Dean Martin & Jerry Lewis live in the 1950's shot from the audience (with opening acts) - Color home movie footage >>>John F. Kennedy from October 1962 (arrival, in crowd, motorcade, at ceremony & giving speech)Chicago? >>>Olivia De Havilland from 1967 giving a brief speech a some kind of Gone With The Wind dedication ceremony - Color - How wonderful to be with you again in this theater where 28 years ago on Dec 9, 1939 a great friendship begun-a friendship - much more than that - a great love between yourselves, the people of Atlanta, Georgia and the company of players who for a happy moment lived a dream . The dream of the brave and beautiful people who inhabited who fought in and died in this city this handsome land in a time gone by. A dream remembered by the daughter of a city of Atlanta - Margaret Mitchell - a dream made visible by a bright and vital man, David Selznick, a dream called Gone With the Wind - a dream that will never die and it is all love that will never die because on this night in Oct 1967 in your hearts and imagination there is standing with us here beside us that happy band - Margaret Mitchell, David Selznick, Clark Gable and Vivien Leigh, and Leslie Howard, Thomas Mitchell, Hattie McDaniels and all the others, received that love from you and giving to you their own in a moment and in a moment we will hear them and see them and all that brilliant life we shared when first the dream and the love and you and they rejoin and what a joyful reunion. See Clark Gable on stage. Clark to mike then PAN across to see others she mentioned.
OBIT STILLS Leslie West
Iconic guitarist-vocalist Leslie West of rock band Mountain, has died at 75
Fire Folo
A HUGE FIRE AT AN OHIO SEMINARY. NO INJURIES WERE REPORTED. NO CAUSE HAS YET BEEN DETERMINED.
Historic Hollywood and Los Angeles
0:27 - 01:02 - B/W, 1936. EXT Warner Hollywood Theatre. Two male ushers carry and set up framed posters advertising gala previews including “Green Pastures” on sidewalk in front of theater. 01:02 - 01:26 - B/W, Night, 1930s. A man rotates a searchlight mounted on a platform surrounded by a crowd of onlookers at a movie premiere. 01:26 - 3:46 - B/W, Night, 1930. EXT “Mammy” premiere at “Warners” Theatre. Crowds of movie goers stand outside “Warners” Theatre. Cars drive in both directions on Broadway and Third Avenue Railway System streetcars passes by. WS “Warners” Theatre marquee reading “Mammy” with crowds of movie goers standing in entrance and spilling out of lobby. Singers in blackface and dressed like Al Jolson character perform in the theater entrance accompanied by brass band. A horse-drawn cart passes by amidst the other vehicles. 03:46 - 4:05 - B/W, 1933. Scene from “42nd Street”. EXT HA Movie goers enter theater with “Pretty Lady gala premiere” on marquee. 04:05 - 08:43 - B/W, Night, 1930s. EXT Movie stars / celebrities including Norma Shearer, Myrna Loy, Peter Lorre, Humphrey Bogart, Cary Grant, Mickey Rooney, Joe E. Brown, Olivia de Havilland, Leslie Howard, Bette Davis arrive at movie premiere, pose for cameras and talk into Los Angeles radio station KFWB microphone. KFWB announcer William “Bill” Ray interviews celebrities. 08:43 - 09:07 - B/W, Night, 1930s. EXT A man rotates a searchlight mounted on a platform surrounded by crowd of onlookers at movie premiere. 09:07 - 09:12 - B/W, Night, 1935. EXT Warner Beverly Hills Theatre. Marquee reads “Gala Premiere To-night A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. 09:12 - 09:33 - B/W, Night. EXT Push in to CU rotating searchlight. 09:33 - 09:47 - B/W, 1930s / 1940s. Film scene. A woman escorted by a man signs autographs for a crowd of fans before getting into a car. 09:47 - 09:54 B/W, 1930s / 1940s. EXT A film crew films a tracking shot of a group of men in period clothing riding galloping horses with a camera dolly traveling on rails. 09:54 - 10:13 - B/W, Night, 1940s / 1950s. Car POV driving past Ciro”s nightclub with illuminated sign. 10:13 - 11:26 - B/W, 1930s / 1940s. INT WS nightclub. Man”s hands holding clapperboard for “Stage Show” in front of camera. Nightclub audience watching chorus line dancers perform dance routine on stage with can-can kicks. 11:26 - 16:26 - Color, Night, 1950s. EXT CU rotating searchlight. Flickering searchlight. Man rotating searchlights. HA Searchlight beams shining above heavy traffic on street below. HA crowds outside movie theater at film premiere with flickering of lights from cameras. 16:26 - 17:58 - Color, Night. EXT fireworks display. 17:58 - 18:27 - B/W, 1950s. EXT aerial view over houses, streets and Columbia Ranch. 18:27 - 19:23 - Color, 1970s. EXT film studio backlot / ranch entrance, probably Columbia Ranch. Sign pointing to “EUE/Screen Gems Commercial Department Casting”. Film sets. Front facades of buildings and houses. Film being shot with actor and actress wearing safari clothing. 19:23 - 19:49 - B/W, 1950s. Aerial view over streets surrounding studio backlot, probably Columbia Ranch. 19:49 - 20:05 - Color, 1950s. EXT Cars exiting and entering studio backlot near busy street. 20:05 - 20:13 - B/W, 1940s. Director sitting next to camera gives instructions to cameraman while period film scene is filmed. 20:13 - 20:22 - B/W, 1940s. EXT HA scene being filmed with male actor standing on edge of fountain giving passionate speech to people standing nearby. 20:22 - 21:18 - B/W, 1930s. EXT line of smiling pretty women, some wearing swimwear, walk up steps to an outdoor platform. 21:18 - 21:50 - B/W, 1930s. INT Film scene with man leading chorus line dancers in practicing routine on stage. A group of dancers in the rear of the stage get scolded by a man, who demonstrates the correct movements. 21:50 - 22:05 - B/W, 1933. Footage from “42nd Street”. Multiple exposure shot of female dancer’s legs superimposed multiple times in kaleidoscope design. 22:05 - 22:24 - B/W, 1930s. INT theater. Film scene with PAN from conductor leading orchestra to stage as curtains open. Audience members sit in box seats. 22:24 - 23:03 - B/W, 1930s. INT HA Film scene with conductor leading orchestra. Stage curtains open. Male dancers descend steps of set onto stage. The mouth of a giant face opens and a female dancer emerges to join row of male dancers. 23:03 - 24:18 - B/W, 1930s. INT HA. Clapperboard is held in front of camera. Film scene with man and woman practicing tap dance routine on stage while chorus line dancers stand nearby and watch. 24:18 - 32:20 - B/W, 1930s. INT Busby Berkeley directing filming dance routine on stage with masked male and female dancers. Many takes of crane shots being filmed. Berkeley instructs dancers. Crew members clean stage in between takes. Crew pushes around elaborate set of columns into different positions. 32:20 - 36:11 - Color, 1970s. EXT aerial view traveling south over Santa Monica Beach with beach houses, Santa Monica Pier and ending at Pacific Ocean Park. 36:11 - 42:08 - Color, 1970s. EXT Paradise Cove, Malibu. Several takes of Paradise Cove Pier and beach with nearby cliffs. Crowded beach with beach-goers relaxing on beach, wading / swimming in water, jumping in surf and playing beach volleyball. Sign for “Snack bar, food and drinks” behind fence. Paradise Cove Beach Cafe. Children building sandcastles. Lifeguard tower. 42:08 - 42:56 - Color, 1970s. EXT Los Angeles, California. Aerials over Hollywood sign on Mount Lee, Santa Monica Mountains and Warner Brothers studio in Burbank. 42:56 - 43:03 - Color, 1970s. EXT Warner Brothers Studio building facade. 43:03 - 43:11 - B/W. Warner Brothers Pictures logo. 43:11 - 43:28 - Color, 1970s. Burbank, California. Warner Brothers studio. Mountains in background. Backlot. Deserted sets with 1940s cars. 43:28 - 44:48 - B/W, 1930s. Film scene being filmed on stage with man and woman singing on stage while chorus line dancers walk in rows on stage. Tracking shot being filmed with camera dolly mounted on track. 44:48 - 46:41 - Color, 1970s. EXT WS PAN Los Angeles skyline with buildings, freeway and Hollywood sign on Mount Hood in distance. 46:41 - 54:31 - B/W, 1950s. EXT On location filming of “Lone Ranger” TV episode in Bronson Canyon / Bronson Caves. Hollywood sign in distance. Parked trucks, horses, actors milling about and crew setting up equipment for shots. Camera crew on platform. Director and DP setting up shots next to cave. Director and actor blocking shot. Crew member shoveling hole to bury dynamite and covering it up with dirt. Dolly track being installed for tracking shots. Crew and cast members eating at craft services. 54:31 - 56:39 - Color, 1950s. Footage from an episode of “The Lone Ranger” television series.
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OF HUMAN BONDAGE
Gone - Wind - Footage (2/24/1999)
Rare, behind the scenes footage from "Gone With The Wind" released today in Cedar Rapids, IA. The scenes show actress Vivian Leigh and others. The footage was found in the basement of a Cedar Rapids mansion that's been converted into a museum.
THE SITUATION ROOM 5PM
US Vanity Fair Oscars 1
Sofia Vergara, Jon Hamm, Gabrielle Union amongst early stars at Vanity Fair Oscar party
09/27/72 C0028868 / COLOR NEW YORK CITY: HOLIDAY ON ICE RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN:
09/27/72 C0028868 / COLOR NEW YORK CITY: HOLIDAY ON ICE RETURNS TO MADISON SQUARE GARDEN: NXC 46481 "ICE SHOW" SHOWS: MS JILL SHIPSTAD IN DANCE ON ICE: MCU ZOOM JAY HUMPHRY DANCING ON ICE: MCU 2S BIDDY AND BADDY SAME: MCU 2S LESLIE HOWARD DANCING: CU SNOOPY ON ICE, DANCING: MS CROWD: MCU TRIXI SCHUBA DANCING: (SHOT 9/27/72 62FT) SKATING CLOWNS BIDDY AND BADDY SNOOPY SHIPSTAD, JILL HUMPHRY, JAY HOWARD, LESLIE SCHUBA, TRIXI XX / 62 FT / 16 COL / POS / D34323 140 FT / 16 COL / POS / CUTS /
1939 Intermezzo trailer
Intermezzo - 1939 b&w trailer - drama Leslie Howard , Ingrid Bergman Selznick Studio sign, graphic acclaim over hands as they applaud, sailboat, lamp post, high on ice in water
WAITRESS SNUBS FLIRTING CUSTOMER - HD
A flirtatious customer banters with a waitress feigning disinterest. The waitress tell him to "mind your own business." Note Mastered uncompressed - All forms of HD and SD available.
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WARNER'S BREAKDOWNS OF 1937, 1936
(RYDER CUP DINNER)
Unissued / unused material.<br/><br/>London. The Ryder cup team at a farewell dinner given by the News of the World - cuts / out-takes from newsreel story in 47/85. <br/><br/>C/U Max Faulkner. C/U his wife. C/U Mr and Mrs. Henry Cotton, Leslie Holmes and Lord Simon (aka Sir John Simon) chatting. C/U Sir Emsley Carr shaking hands with Fred Daly. C/U golfer Henry Cotton chatting to Leslie Holmes. C/U Emsley Carr receiving golfer Dai Rees then Howard Thomas (the Pathe producer?) Various shots of guests going in to dinner hall. Various shots Ryder Cup Team: golfers Cotton, Sam King, Ward, Green, Faulkner and Horn. Also featured according to old records, but not identified from film is James Briad (aka Braid) talking to Sir Emsley Carr. <br/> <br/>
NDP Leaders and Election
In Toronto, provincial NDP leader Howard Hampton gives a rousing speech at a union conference. NDP MPP Peter Kormos warns against the Conservatives using the push-pull telephone marketing technique to influence an upcoming election. PLEASE NOTE News anchor and reporter image and audio, along with any commercial production excerpts, are for reference purposes only and are not clearable and cannot be used within your project.
MOVIETONE NEWS & SPORTS PAGEANT - Reported by Leslie Mitchell, Ivan Scott and Alan Howland.
ISSUE_NO = 477 NO_OF_ITEMS = 4 ITEM_NO = 2 DESCRIPTION : Aviation: Howard Hughes completes World Flight. CARD_FILE = 33926 CARD_TITLE : Howard Hughes SHOT_LIST : Howard Hughes arrives at the Stoydd Bennett Field in his Lockheed "Electra" Monoplane, "Worlds' Fair 1938". A tremendous reception is accorded the, and paper and coloured tape are showered on their cars as the heroes drive through the streets with Grover Whalen, organiser of the Fair. On arrival at the City Hall, Hughes is greeted by Mayor La Guardia. Shot of ticker tape floating down between skyscrapers. Long elevated shot looking down on parade. KEYWORDS : Personalities - Aviation; Personalities - Miscellaneous; Personalities - Politicians; Personalities - Wealthy; United States of America; Celebrations - Miscellaneous; Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; Entertainment and Leisure; Fiorello Henrico La Guardia; Americans MATERIAL : Lav 4363 LENGTH_SHOT = 750 DATE_SUBD = 07/23/1938
WESTERNS
RANDOLPH SCOTT, CHARLES "CHIC" SALE, LESLIE CARTER, GEORGE MARION, SR., ANN SHERIDAN, KATHLEEN BURKE, HOWARD WILSON. MURDER MYSTERY SET IN THE WEST. SOMEONE IS MURDERING PEOPLE AT A NEVADA RADIUM MINE, AND THE DEPUTY SHERIFF TURNS TO RANDY FOR HELP.
1939 Gone With the Wind trailer
Gone With The Wind - 1939 trailer - drama - Clark Gable, Olivia de Havilland, Vivien Leigh, Leslie Howard dancers at Civil War ball - fireman on horse drawn wagon - Gable carries Leigh up stairs - burning of Atlanta - departing horse and wagon