• Short Summary

    SYNOPSIS: John Hooper has this operation to save his life. Part of his intestine is?

  • Description

    1.
    GV operating the art with fat man on operating table and operation in progress.
    18 ft

    2.
    John Hooper (the fat man) sitting on hospital bed
    24 ft

    3.
    Hooper diving into swimming pool and swimming around
    42 ft

    4.
    Scenes of Hooper (now much slimmer) in office, at his desk, etc.
    69 ft

    5.
    CU of Hooper at 2661bs., tired but a lot slimmer.
    80 ft

    6.
    Hooper puts one of his old velte around himself, a woman and shows his still has more room left over.
    97 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SYNOPSIS: John Hooper has this operation to save his life. Part of his intestine is removed to restrict the passing of food into fat, no fat is cut out of his body but with a fair amount of exercise he is reducing his weight to a more normal level without regaining.

    John Hooper is interviewed, he says his life is changed he can move, exercise etc. much easier.

    To show the extent of the slimming process Hooper puts one of his old belts around himself a follow office worker and still has room enough for a child.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAXD0X9M2B53MA2ZY9D300UZ44
    Media URN:
    VLVAAXD0X9M2B53MA2ZY9D300UZ44
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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