FILM : Wrong Arm of the Law, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Wrong Arm of the Law, The 1962 Peter Sellers, Lionel Jeffries, Bernard Cribbins Beaconsfield, Uxbridge, Richmond?, Twickenham?, London
Director : Cliff Owen   Production Company : Robert Velaise Productions Limited, Romulus Films Limited  Region : LONDON T-Z,SOUTH EAST R-Z

The crooks in London know how it works. No one carries guns and no one resists the police. Then a new gang appears that go one better.

Brian Duffy has done some great work finding locations for this film, supplying some new stills and his own now shots. To see Brian's extra work please follow this link.

The scene where the Aston Martin goes over the hump back bridge is Cowley Mill Rd, Uxbridge (its still there) and the plane takes off from Denham Aerodrome, says Miles Branscombe.

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The Wrong Arm Of The Law [DVD]

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Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Recognise this anyone? Uxbridge? Michael Bonnefoy believes he does, saying it is showing part of the old GPO depot that stood at the end of Vine Street, Uxbridge (Now Hertz House) He has clear memories of Post Office vans parked along what was the old platforms. (RL)
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa007. Recognise this anyone? Uxbridge? Michael Bonnefoy believes he does, saying it is showing part of the old GPO depot that stood at the end of Vine Street, Uxbridge (Now Hertz House) He has clear memories of Post Office vans parked along what was the old platforms. (RL)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Mmmm, not much to go on here. Maybe not, but to support Michael's
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa008. Mmmm, not much to go on here. Maybe not, but to support Michael's "belief" regarding wa007 the side of that van when the car pulls away says "Post Office Telephones". (RL)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - London bus, High Street, Uxbridge?
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa009. London bus, High Street, Uxbridge?

wa009n. Not quite Uxbridge. Just visible is the logo of Coty the perfumiers and a bit of research found their premises in New Bond Street, now part of Ralph Lauren's store. Serious Sherlocking by Adrian Grepnold. Well done that sleuth!!!
(Modern Photo Added: 02-07-2008)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Unusual corner building. Any guesses?
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa010. Unusual corner building. Any guesses?

wa010n. Junction of Station Road and Post Office Lane, Beaconsfield, bank is on right, building that robbers are made to line up against is on left. Source www.britmovie.co.uk. Credit 'Alan F'. See http://www.britmovie.co.uk/forums/film-locations/4458-wrong-arm-law-3.html. Kindly sent in by Martin Underwood.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-12-2009)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - A parade of somewhat suburban shops.
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa011. A parade of somewhat suburban shops.

wa011n. Barry Thompson found this on Google Streetview, Station Road, Beaconsfield.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2012)

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wa011an. Barry via Google Streetview. Spot on!
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2012)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Same sequence, same place?
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa012. Same sequence, same place?

wa012n. Yes, and Barry in cojunction with Google Streetview sleuthed this one.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2012)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Same sequence, same place?
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa013. Same sequence, same place?

wa013n. Barry/Google found this. Looks good.
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2012)

Wrong Arm of the Law, The - Same sequence, same place?
Wrong Arm of the Law, The

wa014. Same sequence, same place?

wa014n. Station Road, Beaconsfield. Source www.britmovie.co.uk. Credit 'Alan F'. See http://www.britmovie.co.uk/forums/film-locations/4458-wrong-arm-law-3.html. Thanks again to Martin Underwood.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-12-2009)

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