FILM : Yellow Balloon, The
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Yellow Balloon, The 1953 Andrew Ray, Kenneth More, Kathleen Ryan, Bernard Lee, Stephen Fenemore, William Sylvester London
Director : J. Lee Thompson   Production Company : Marble Arch Productions  Region : LONDON T-Z

A criminal takes advantage of a young boy who feels guilty about his friend's accidental death.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Yellow Balloon, The - A crowd gathers as an Escapologist and his assistant prepare for a show.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba001. A crowd gathers as an Escapologist and his assistant prepare for a show.

yelba001n. Rebuilt. You'll have to trust me. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - From his bedroom window, Frankie Palmer (Andrew Ray) watches as the escapologist writhes about on the pavement. Facing Hammerfield House on Cale Street from St Luke's Street SW3.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba002. From his bedroom window, Frankie Palmer (Andrew Ray) watches as the escapologist writhes about on the pavement. Facing Hammerfield House on Cale Street from St Luke's Street SW3.

yelba002n. The sun has caught Ray's window. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - Police Constable Chapman (Bernard Lee) arrives on the scene.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba003. Police Constable Chapman (Bernard Lee) arrives on the scene.

yelba003n. Similar to 001n. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - Frankie runs along the street opposite the apartment block where he lives. St. Luke's Street looking towards Cale Street and the Sutton Estate.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba004. Frankie runs along the street opposite the apartment block where he lives. St. Luke's Street looking towards Cale Street and the Sutton Estate.

yelba004n. Far less of a market feel to the street now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - Constable Chapman talks with Frankie after a coin is lost down a drain. St. Luke's Street in Chelsea.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba005. Constable Chapman talks with Frankie after a coin is lost down a drain. St. Luke's Street in Chelsea.

yelba005n. I looked for the drain but parked cars were in the way. However at this point of the terrace there is a slight recess (by the door on the right) which is evident in both then and now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - Frankie and his friend Ron Williams (Stephen Fenemore) run through the streets with a yellow balloon. Looking out onto Cale Street with St Luke's Street beyond.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba006. Frankie and his friend Ron Williams (Stephen Fenemore) run through the streets with a yellow balloon. Looking out onto Cale Street with St Luke's Street beyond.

yelba006n. The building in the middle clinches it. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - Facing the rear of Leverstock House which stands on Cale Street in London SW3. Located by Adrian Grepnold.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba007. Facing the rear of Leverstock House which stands on Cale Street in London SW3. Located by Adrian Grepnold.

yelba007n. The low winter sun has distorted this rather. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - The camera pans with the boys as they run onto the main road. Looking through Marylands House onto Elystan Street and now replaced buildings on Petyward in SW3. Identification by Adrian Grepnold.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba008. The camera pans with the boys as they run onto the main road. Looking through Marylands House onto Elystan Street and now replaced buildings on Petyward in SW3. Identification by Adrian Grepnold.

yelba008n. A building has filled the gap on the corner of Petyward and Elystan Street. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

Yellow Balloon, The - The two boys run into a ruined building where Ronnie meets his death in a fall from the upper floor.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba009. The two boys run into a ruined building where Ronnie meets his death in a fall from the upper floor.

Yellow Balloon, The - Len Turner (William Sylvester), a criminal who was hiding out in the ruins, tells Frankie that the police will arrest the boy so the two must stick together. Facing south on St Luke's Street in SW3.
Yellow Balloon, The

yelba010. Len Turner (William Sylvester), a criminal who was hiding out in the ruins, tells Frankie that the police will arrest the boy so the two must stick together. Facing south on St Luke's Street in SW3.

yelba010n. I think the small row behind Sylvester's head match. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-12-2014)

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