California, United States
01:45:26 - 01:46:13
Silent era comedy/adventure scenes: GV room interior w/man leaning against bar, man stands up straight & startled after lion leaps over the bar. MCU as two lions jump over camera. GV room interior w/man leaning against bar, he stands up straight & startled after two lion leap over the bar, man jumps behind bar to take cover. GV room interior as papers start flying out from behind the bar. MCU bar as man's hand & lion's tail (fake) appears above the counter simulating a struggle, man pops up from behind the bar w/clothes tattered, lion's tail flies into man's mouth while the lion's paw grabs man's head & tries to pull him back under, man grabs the telephone. MCU man in tattered clothes behind bar using the telephone. MS profile of lion on the move. MCU profile of female telephone operator on the line when she sees the lion in the window, woman flees. Exterior TLS as police car packed w/officers pulls out of mission style gate with sign reading "Police Station". MCU man struggling w/lion behind the bar. GV room interior as two lions & the man jump out from behind bar, the room is a terrible mess. MS man in tattered clothes on his hands & knees looking about, the lion grabs his pants through bar w/his paw and yanks at him.