FILM : Villain
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Villain 1971 Richard Burton, Ian McShane, Nigel Davenport, Joss Ackland Bedfordshire, Berkshire, East Sussex, London, Middlesex, Surrey
Director : Michael Tuchner   Production Company : EMI  Region : LONDON T-Z,SOUTH EAST R-Z

A ruthless gangster plans a raid on a wages run but the job becomes complicated and another gang's members have to be used when time begins to run out.

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Villain - The stolen car is driven into a quiet suburban road. Ramsay Road, London W3.
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vill049. The stolen car is driven into a quiet suburban road. Ramsay Road, London W3.

vill049n. The three storey construction in the middle of the terrace is a recent addition.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-09-2014)

Villain - Leaving Lowis and Frank in the car with the money, Dakin and Terry continue on foot. Mary Nelson recognised Ramsey Road in Acton adding that
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vill050. Leaving Lowis and Frank in the car with the money, Dakin and Terry continue on foot. Mary Nelson recognised Ramsey Road in Acton adding that "The blue doors belonged to a ball bearing factory run by Frank Marshall and the gate to the bottom leads into South Acton Recreational Ground where Burton shared his caravan with Taylor during filming".

Villain - At the end of the street the pair turn into an alley. Church Path W3 running between Ramsay Road and it’s junction with Fletcher Road.
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vill051. At the end of the street the pair turn into an alley. Church Path W3 running between Ramsay Road and it’s junction with Fletcher Road.

vill051n. Michael found the same wall, same bricks, same house, same rendering, same garden gate.

Villain - The shot pans to follow Dakin and Terry. Church Path with the rear of properties on Fletcher Road in the background.
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vill052. The shot pans to follow Dakin and Terry. Church Path with the rear of properties on Fletcher Road in the background.

Villain - Cut to the crooks on the bridge as they continue to walk in silence. This footbridge takes Church Path over the railway line running between Acton Central and South Acton.
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vill053. Cut to the crooks on the bridge as they continue to walk in silence. This footbridge takes Church Path over the railway line running between Acton Central and South Acton.

vill053n. Michael confirms the location with this shot.

Villain - Church Path continues into W4 from the foot of the steps and the area to the right is now occupied by Kingswood Terrace.
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vill054. Church Path continues into W4 from the foot of the steps and the area to the right is now occupied by Kingswood Terrace.

vill054n. Now, with added shrubbery by Michael.

Villain - Inspector Matthews arrives at Edgar Lowis's house with reinforcements.
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vill055. Inspector Matthews arrives at Edgar Lowis's house with reinforcements.

Villain - To set up an alibi for Dakin, Wolfe and Duncan pay a visit to Patti. Frances Bull advises that this is Arundel Gardens, London W11. (RL)
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vill056. To set up an alibi for Dakin, Wolfe and Duncan pay a visit to Patti. Frances Bull advises that this is Arundel Gardens, London W11. (RL)

Villain - Inside her flat, Patti is pressured into 'entertaining' Gerald Draycott. Arundel Gardens, Notting Hill.
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vill057. Inside her flat, Patti is pressured into 'entertaining' Gerald Draycott. Arundel Gardens, Notting Hill.

Villain - The scene switches to Brighton where Mrs. Dakin has been taken for the day by her son. Looking west on King's Road  in the East Sussex resort.
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vill058. The scene switches to Brighton where Mrs. Dakin has been taken for the day by her son. Looking west on King's Road in the East Sussex resort.

vill058n. Now with the addition of the i360 observation tower which opened exactly a year ago. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 04-08-2017)

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