• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "US Marines' 'Mighty Mite'" - 53/24.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "US Marines' 'Mighty Mite'" 53/24.

    Material from Newsreel Story - American Voiceover - first shot not superimposed.

    United States of America. More military technology - a mini jeep and an air launched rocket system.

    Small two seater jeep goes through its paces over rough terrain at testing track. It is shown running on three wheels and driving at speed. LV. Miniature jeeps hanging from helicopters. & SV. SV. Helicopter landing jeep and rising again. SV. Helicopter flying away. SV. Jeep used as gun mounting

    SV. Top view, pilot on Sabre Jet. LV. Sabre Jet in flight - rocket launched LV. Aerial away from camera, Twenty four Mickey Mouse rockets flying through air LV. Mickey Mouse rocket hitting blockhouse. SV. Mickey Mouse rocket hitting block house. SV. Top view, pilot of Sabre Jet. MV. Sabre jet in flight, firing rocket. SV. Aircraft on ground destroyed as Mickey Mouse rocket explodes. & SV.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:02:00 / 01:40:25:00
    53/24 E (Selected Originals)

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