One Got Fat: Bicycle Safety (1963)

Sunday, April 04, 2010 / Posted by PageOne /

From the cool moving images (movies) portion of the internet archive website.

A group of children, all wearing ape masks, rides their bicycles to the park for a picnic. Along the way, all but one are eliminated for violating basic bike safety rules. This strange film was narrated by Edward Everett Horton. Script and Direction: Dale Jennings. Photography: Max Hutto. Art Direction: Ralph Hulett. With Dick Hutto, Janice Powell, Lucie Hagens, Ralph Hulett, Clyde L. Johnson, Dave Hembree, Colleen Hutto, Charles Hagens, Kevin Lindsay, Dan Whitehead, Don Moody, Diane Chambers, Shirley Hulett.

This movie is part of the collection: Prelinger Archives

Producer: Interlude Films
Sponsor: N/A
Audio/Visual: Sd, C
Keywords: Bicycles; Safety: Bicycle; Animals: Apes
Creative Commons license: Public Domain

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Comment by hayride on April 05, 2010

Ok, this is just weird. How did you ever did you come across this film?

Comment by PageOne on April 06, 2010

The 50's & early 60's were weird. I first saw this a year or so ago through a vintage BMX blog. It rolled into my thoughts again the other day, and voila!

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