FILM : Up in the World
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Up in the World 1956 Norman Wisdom, Maureen Swanson, Jerry Desmonde, Michael Caridia, Colin Gordon Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, London
Director : John Paddy Carstairs   Production Company : The Rank Organisation  Region : LONDON T-Z,SOUTH EAST R-Z

A window cleaner at a large country house rescues the young master when villains try to kidnap him.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Up in the World - The last piece of a huge poster is pasted into place on the wall of a building.
Up in the World

uitw001. The last piece of a huge poster is pasted into place on the wall of a building.

Up in the World - Norman (Norman Wisdom) stands back to admire his handiwork as the Boss arrives, just in time to see the building's windows tear through the poster as they are opened. A studio set included for completeness.
Up in the World

uitw002. Norman (Norman Wisdom) stands back to admire his handiwork as the Boss arrives, just in time to see the building's windows tear through the poster as they are opened. A studio set included for completeness.

Up in the World - Max (Eddie Leslie) heads to meet with his employer, Mick Bellman. JT identifies this as Piccadilly Circus with Piccadilly on the left and Lower Regent Street bearing off to the right. The big store was Swan and Edgar's as seen in 'Darling'.
Up in the World

uitw003. Max (Eddie Leslie) heads to meet with his employer, Mick Bellman. JT identifies this as Piccadilly Circus with Piccadilly on the left and Lower Regent Street bearing off to the right. The big store was Swan and Edgar's as seen in 'Darling'.

uitw003n. Peter found the place just as busy.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

Up in the World - Inside The White Cockatoo club, crime boss Bellman plans to kidnap Lady Banderville's son, Reginald.
Up in the World

uitw004. Inside The White Cockatoo club, crime boss Bellman plans to kidnap Lady Banderville's son, Reginald.

Up in the World - Having been sacked from his bill posting job, Norman is given work as a window cleaner at the home of Lady Banderville.
Up in the World

uitw005. Having been sacked from his bill posting job, Norman is given work as a window cleaner at the home of Lady Banderville.

Up in the World - The Gatekeeper lets Norman into the grounds.
Up in the World

uitw006. The Gatekeeper lets Norman into the grounds.

Up in the World - Norman is faced with a three mile walk to the house.
Up in the World

uitw007. Norman is faced with a three mile walk to the house.

Up in the World - At the end of the drive, Norman sees the extent of the job ahead. The film's titles advise that all external shots were filmed at Woburn Abbey, Woburn in Bedfordshire.
Up in the World

uitw008. At the end of the drive, Norman sees the extent of the job ahead. The film's titles advise that all external shots were filmed at Woburn Abbey, Woburn in Bedfordshire.

Up in the World - Looking for a new cloth and bucket, Norman shouts to the estate manager, Major Willoughby. The west front of Woburn Abbey.
Up in the World

uitw009. Looking for a new cloth and bucket, Norman shouts to the estate manager, Major Willoughby. The west front of Woburn Abbey.

Up in the World - Norman heads back to the shed to collect his ladder.
Up in the World

uitw010. Norman heads back to the shed to collect his ladder.

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