FILM : Front Page Story
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Front Page Story 1954 Jack Hawkins, Elizabeth Allan, Eva Bartok, Derek Farr London
Director : Gordon Parry   Production Company : Jay Lewis Productions  Region : LONDON E-G

At the last minute, a determined newspaper editor forsakes a planned vacation with his wife because of a hunch that an important story is about to break.

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Front Page Story - Reporter Anthony Black (Walter Fitzgerald) approaches Dr. Brukmann to get his story. The Long Water flowing through Kensington Gardens with the Pavilion in the Italian Gardens in the left distance.
Front Page Story

frpast021. Reporter Anthony Black (Walter Fitzgerald) approaches Dr. Brukmann to get his story. The Long Water flowing through Kensington Gardens with the Pavilion in the Italian Gardens in the left distance.

frpast021n. Peter back at the water's edge.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-02-2017)

Front Page Story - In the City, reporters wait outside the Central Criminal Court after Mrs. Thorpe is acquitted of murder. The entrance of the Central Criminal Court on Old Bailey EC1 which was also seen in 'The Naked Edge', 'Pressure' and 'Brothers in Law'.
Front Page Story

frpast022. In the City, reporters wait outside the Central Criminal Court after Mrs. Thorpe is acquitted of murder. The entrance of the Central Criminal Court on Old Bailey EC1 which was also seen in 'The Naked Edge', 'Pressure' and 'Brothers in Law'.

frpast022n. From a similar angle, Peter records the same entrance.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-02-2017)

Front Page Story - Reporter Dick Kennedy (Michael Goodliffe) is told that Mrs. Thorpe is being taken out of the building by another exit.
Front Page Story

frpast023. Reporter Dick Kennedy (Michael Goodliffe) is told that Mrs. Thorpe is being taken out of the building by another exit.

frpast023n. Peter moved to the corner of Newgate Street and Old Bailey for this one.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-02-2017)

Front Page Story - A WPC leads Mrs. Thorpe (Eva Bartok) to a waiting police car. Earls Court Road in SW5. From different angles the location was seen in 'The Stud' and 'Straight on Till Morning'.
Front Page Story

frpast024. A WPC leads Mrs. Thorpe (Eva Bartok) to a waiting police car. Earls Court Road in SW5. From different angles the location was seen in 'The Stud' and 'Straight on Till Morning'.

frpast024n. The same background building by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-05-2017)

Front Page Story - Kennedy watches as Mrs. Thorpe is driven away. Earls Court Road.
Front Page Story

frpast025. Kennedy watches as Mrs. Thorpe is driven away. Earls Court Road.

frpast025n. A wider view from Peter, and no scaffolding today!
(Modern Photo Added: 03-05-2017)

Front Page Story - The police car stops near to Trafalgar Square. Adelaide Street with the junction of Chandos Place and William IV Street in the background.
Front Page Story

frpast026. The police car stops near to Trafalgar Square. Adelaide Street with the junction of Chandos Place and William IV Street in the background.

frpast026n. Peter captured the changes at this spot.
(Modern Photo Added: 27-02-2017)

Front Page Story - The WPC opens the door to allow Mrs. Thorpe out. Adelaide Street in WC2.
Front Page Story

frpast027. The WPC opens the door to allow Mrs. Thorpe out. Adelaide Street in WC2.

frpast027n. A more colourful view by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 27-02-2017)

Front Page Story - Having followed Mrs. Thorpe by taxi, Kennedy shadows the free woman. St. Martin in the Fields Church Path running between Adelaide Street and St. Martin’s Place.
Front Page Story

frpast028. Having followed Mrs. Thorpe by taxi, Kennedy shadows the free woman. St. Martin in the Fields Church Path running between Adelaide Street and St. Martin’s Place.

frpast028n. Peter noticed that the plaque on the wall has been moved.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-03-2017)

Front Page Story - Mrs. Thorpe heads for the stop where she can catch a bus home. This pedestrian thoroughfare on the north side of St. Martin in the Fields church was earlier known simply as Church Path.
Front Page Story

frpast029. Mrs. Thorpe heads for the stop where she can catch a bus home. This pedestrian thoroughfare on the north side of St. Martin in the Fields church was earlier known simply as Church Path.

frpast029n. The same path now from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 27-02-2017)

Front Page Story - Kennedy keeps up the pursuit. The corner of St. Martin in the Fields Church Path and St. Martin's Place.
Front Page Story

frpast030. Kennedy keeps up the pursuit. The corner of St. Martin in the Fields Church Path and St. Martin's Place.

frpast030n. Peter provides absolute proof of the name.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-03-2017)

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