FILM : Wanted for Murder
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Wanted for Murder 1946 Eric Portman, Dulcie Gray, Derek Farr, Roland Culver, Stanley Holloway London
Director : Lawrence Huntington   Production Company : Marcel Hellman Productions  Region : LONDON T-Z

The son of a hangman is driven insane by thoughts of his father's profession and becomes a serial strangler.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

Also known as 'A Voice in the Night' (US Title)

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE THROUGH AMAZON AS A REGION 1 DISC - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

Wanted for Murder [DVD] [1946] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Wanted for Murder - Anne Fielding (Dulcie Gray) descends onto the Underground as she heads to meet Victor Colebrooke at the fair on Hampstead Heath.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu001. Anne Fielding (Dulcie Gray) descends onto the Underground as she heads to meet Victor Colebrooke at the fair on Hampstead Heath.

Wanted for Murder - On the crowded train Anne meets Jack Williams, a bus conductor from her route to work, and the two travel to the fair together.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu002. On the crowded train Anne meets Jack Williams, a bus conductor from her route to work, and the two travel to the fair together.

Wanted for Murder - A Station Attendant (Caven Watson) talks with Jack Williams (Derek Farr) when he returns to Hampstead station after Anne disappears at the fair. Looks like a studio set but included for completeness.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu003. A Station Attendant (Caven Watson) talks with Jack Williams (Derek Farr) when he returns to Hampstead station after Anne disappears at the fair. Looks like a studio set but included for completeness.

Wanted for Murder - An establishing shot of the City, where Victor is a partner in an import business.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu004. An establishing shot of the City, where Victor is a partner in an import business.

wanmu004n. The same location by Peter. "City of London planning know how to ruin a skyline!"
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2014)

Wanted for Murder - Victor James Colebrooke (Eric Portman) buys a newspaper and reads about a murder. Cornhill in EC2 with The Royal Exchange to the left.  The location was also seen in 'The Mackintosh Man' and 'The Green Man'.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu005. Victor James Colebrooke (Eric Portman) buys a newspaper and reads about a murder. Cornhill in EC2 with The Royal Exchange to the left. The location was also seen in 'The Mackintosh Man' and 'The Green Man'.

wanmu005n. Here's one I took for 'A Touch of Class' before I realised I had been beaten to it by the prolific Peter. Exactly the same angle. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-08-2014)

Wanted for Murder - The businessman crosses to buy flowers. The Royal Exchange at the junction of Threadneedle Street and Cornhill in London EC3.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu006. The businessman crosses to buy flowers. The Royal Exchange at the junction of Threadneedle Street and Cornhill in London EC3.

wanmu006n. No flowers on sale now. Picture from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2014)

Wanted for Murder - Detectives at New Scotland Yard puzzle over a woman found murdered on Hampstead Heath on the night that Anne, Victor and Jack were there.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu007. Detectives at New Scotland Yard puzzle over a woman found murdered on Hampstead Heath on the night that Anne, Victor and Jack were there.

wanmu007n. Peter captured the location from the Embankment side of Scotland Yard.
(Modern Photo Added: 26-09-2014)

Wanted for Murder - The laundry man arrives outside the Colebrooke's house. Facing west on Chelsea Embankment SW3.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu008. The laundry man arrives outside the Colebrooke's house. Facing west on Chelsea Embankment SW3.

wanmu008n. Hooray: traffic-free. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-12-2014)

Wanted for Murder - Freshly laundered linen is delivered. Star House on Chelsea Embankment.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu009. Freshly laundered linen is delivered. Star House on Chelsea Embankment.

wanmu009n. The same frontage now. This replaces a google image. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-12-2014)

Wanted for Murder - Victor arrives home where he lives with his mother, to find Chief Inspector Conway waiting. Outside Star House on Chelsea Embankment SW3.
Wanted for Murder

wanmu010. Victor arrives home where he lives with his mother, to find Chief Inspector Conway waiting. Outside Star House on Chelsea Embankment SW3.

wanmu010n. Peter found the same railings still there 68 years later.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-08-2014)

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