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Fans Flock to See Stars


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
21 Jun 1951
Date submitted
18 Jun 1951
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1The Air Commodore Pays a Visit
  2. 2France Goes to the Poll
  3. 3Jet Flying Boat Visits Festival
  4. 4New Marathon Record
  5. 5Test Match at Scarborough
  6. 6Fans Flock to See Stars
  7. *Glasgow University Celebrates Quincentenary
  8. *Princess Visits Norwich

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Story No. within this Issue
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MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Fans Flock to See Stars. (Sunday Pictorial Film Garden Party). DESCRIPTION: Film fans certainly had a great time at the Sunday Pictorial Film Garden Party at Morden Hall Park. Stars attending included Bette Davis and her husband Gary Merrill. SHOTLIST: Cut Story - KS. GV of crowds in park. GV ditto round Stage of Fame. SCU Leslie Mitchell interviewing Margaret Johnson. Mitchell interviewing Glynis Johns. Crowds of fans chase jeeps loaded with stars. SCU Bette Davis & Gary Merrill, & Leo Genn. SCU Derek Bond & Zena Marshall. SCU Christine Norden. CU Yolande Donlan. SCU Janette Scott & John Howard Davies. Dick Attenborough signing autographs, crowds in picture. Still cameraman. Googie Withers with unknown person being photographed. Cut-in Kieron Moore also signing autographs. Also close-ups John Mills.
Mass media; Entertainment and leisure; Vehicles; Environment; Social events; Newspapers; Performing arts
Mordell Hall Park
Card file number
Alec Tozer
Lionel James Gamlin
Paul Wyand
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