FILM : Whisperers, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Whisperers, The 1967 Edith Evans, Eric Portman, Avis Bunnage, Nanette Newman, Ronald Fraser Greater Manchester
Director : Bryan Forbes   Production Company : Seven Pines  Region : NORTH

An elderly eccentric lady living in poverty in an unnamed northern town comforts herself with fantasies.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson and John Tunstill

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE AS A REGION 1 IMPORT ON AMAZON - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

Whisperers [DVD] [1967] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Whisperers, The - A street in Oldham, Greater Manchester, showing Dame Edith Evans; or it could have been my Aunt Olga. Yes the capital
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whi000a. A street in Oldham, Greater Manchester, showing Dame Edith Evans; or it could have been my Aunt Olga. Yes the capital "A" is necessary, she was that type of aunt. It could even be Brother Brian!! Image uploaded by John Tunstill.

whi000an. The windows, drainpipes and roof line confirm the building on the left, now the Highpoint Hotel in Napier Street East, Oldham. Well sleuthed and picture provided by David Hughes with location advised by Chris Whatmough. Image originally uploaded 10 October 2013.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2014)

Whisperers, The - As image whi000a
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whi000b. As image whi000a

whi000bn. An alley or back, a few houses down the road, similar to the one where Edith Evans was walking, which is now used as gardens. Picture from David Hughes. Image originally uploaded 10 October 2013.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2014)

Whisperers, The - As image whi000a
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whi000c. As image whi000a

whi000cn. Similar houses, in the street. The original properties in the still have all been demolished. Thanks David, again. Image originally uploaded 10 October 2013.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2014)

Whisperers, The - The film starts and bleak streets are seen as the titles appear.
Whisperers, The

whi001. The film starts and bleak streets are seen as the titles appear.

Whisperers, The - More shots of the grimy northern town.
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whi002. More shots of the grimy northern town.

Whisperers, The - Long lost stairs.
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whi003. Long lost stairs.

Whisperers, The - A smoke laden skyline sets the scene.
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whi004. A smoke laden skyline sets the scene.

Whisperers, The - After imagining voices through the radio and from dripping taps, Mrs Margaret Ross (Edith Evans) leaves her impoverished flat and walks through back streets and alleyways. This is what would probably qualify as Back Napier Street in Oldham.
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whi005. After imagining voices through the radio and from dripping taps, Mrs Margaret Ross (Edith Evans) leaves her impoverished flat and walks through back streets and alleyways. This is what would probably qualify as Back Napier Street in Oldham.

Whisperers, The - The steps lead down to Allen Street with Manchester Street in the distance.
Whisperers, The

whi006. The steps lead down to Allen Street with Manchester Street in the distance.

Whisperers, The - The descent is from the back of Napier Street East to Allen Street in Oldham.
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whi007. The descent is from the back of Napier Street East to Allen Street in Oldham.

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