The Magic Glass (1914)

UK,
13m 45s, 825 feet
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1
silent

A British science fiction film directed by Hay Plumb.

Plot Summary

A professor invents a liquid which enables him to see through solid objects.

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Hay Plumb
Hepworth Manufacturing Company
Scenario: S.A. Screech

Cast
Eric Desmond (Tommy)
Alma Taylor (maid)
Ruby Belasco (mother)

References

Books

  • British Film Catalogue: Fiction Film, 1895-1994 by Denis Gifford no.04667 p.167 – credits

Periodicals

  • The Bioscope vol.24 no.403 (2 July 1914 ) p.91 – review
  • The Bioscope vol.24 no.406 (23 July 1914) p.vii – review
  • The Talbot Tattler vol.13 no.7 (8 August 1914) p.52 – review

Books