Mr. Mike's Mondo Video
(producer - segment "Electrocuting an Elephant", archive footage, as Thomas Alva Edison)
4 Biographical Movies |
9 Print Biographies |
8 Portrayals |
31 Articles |
Thomas Alva Edison | Thomas Edison
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[on encouragement/discouragement] I never allow myself to become discouraged under any circumstances...The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-Itiveness; third, common sense.
Invented the Kinetograph camera and the peephole kinetoscope viewer. The Edison Manufacturing Company's (really a very early "studio") earliest films were produced solely to demonstrate the use of the peephole viewer.
The Wizard of Menlo Park