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

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

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Whisperers, The - After stranger Mrs. Noonan (Avis Bunnage) meets Maggie Ross in the Assistance Office, the pair walk arm in arm to the bus stop.
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whi018. After stranger Mrs. Noonan (Avis Bunnage) meets Maggie Ross in the Assistance Office, the pair walk arm in arm to the bus stop.

Whisperers, The - The stranger befriends Maggie and asks her to join her in a refreshment.
Whisperers, The

whi019. The stranger befriends Maggie and asks her to join her in a refreshment.

Whisperers, The - Having heard of the old lady's apparent windfall, Mrs. Noonan carries out her plan to get her hands on the money. Through the bus windows can be seen Saints Peter & Paul and All Saints church and Chadderton Way in Oldham.
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whi020. Having heard of the old lady's apparent windfall, Mrs. Noonan carries out her plan to get her hands on the money. Through the bus windows can be seen Saints Peter & Paul and All Saints church and Chadderton Way in Oldham.

Whisperers, The - The journey is long and Mrs Ross falls asleep.
Whisperers, The

whi021. The journey is long and Mrs Ross falls asleep.

whi021n. Jim Weir advises that the bus is travelling up Ashton Road, Oldham towards Copster Hill Road. The school that can be seen on the far right was Scottfield School on Scottfield Street but is no longer standing. Oldham parish church can be seen on the horizon to the right of the capture. Jim provides this Google Earth shot which he says is not the best of angles but almost impossible to improve upon given that the area has changed "beyond recognition". (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 26-10-2017)

Whisperers, The - Mrs Noonan tells her victim that it's the next stop.
Whisperers, The

whi022. Mrs Noonan tells her victim that it's the next stop.

Whisperers, The - After getting off the bus on the 'new estate', the pair wait to cross the road. The Green, Fitton Hill, Oldham. The area has been redeveloped.
Whisperers, The

whi023. After getting off the bus on the 'new estate', the pair wait to cross the road. The Green, Fitton Hill, Oldham. The area has been redeveloped.

Whisperers, The - Mrs Noonan leads Maggie through an unfamiliar part of town. The background buildings have all been replaced.
Whisperers, The

whi024. Mrs Noonan leads Maggie through an unfamiliar part of town. The background buildings have all been replaced.

Whisperers, The - Maggie is coaxed on after she says that she needs to go home. The Green in Hathershaw.
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whi025. Maggie is coaxed on after she says that she needs to go home. The Green in Hathershaw.

Whisperers, The - Mrs Noonan takes Maggie into the pub to get her drunk. This is the Fytton Arms public house on The Green, Hathershaw, Oldham.
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whi026. Mrs Noonan takes Maggie into the pub to get her drunk. This is the Fytton Arms public house on The Green, Hathershaw, Oldham.

whi026n. Jim advises that the Fytton Arms was demolished in 2015 and provides this Google Earth capture from that time showing that the flats on the other side had already gone. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-10-2017)

Whisperers, The - Later that evening, Mrs Noonan helps an inebriated Maggie through the streets after leaving the pub.
Whisperers, The

whi027. Later that evening, Mrs Noonan helps an inebriated Maggie through the streets after leaving the pub.

whi027n. Having tracked down whi029 Jim provides this Google Earth capture of the walkway seen here to include a portion of Mrs Noonan's house. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-10-2017)

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