FILM : Touch of the Sun, A
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Touch of the Sun, A 1956 Frankie Howerd, Ruby Murray, Dennis Price, Dorothy Bromiley Alpes-Maritimes (France), London
Director : Gordon Parry   Production Company : Raymond Stross Productions  Region : LONDON T-Z,FRANCE

A hall porter inherits £10,000 and retires to the south of France before returning to take over the hotel that he worked at.

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Touch of the Sun, A - In search of excitement, William visits Maxim’s.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu011. In search of excitement, William visits Maxim’s.

Touch of the Sun, A - Early the following morning, a tired William appears from the club.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu012. Early the following morning, a tired William appears from the club.

Touch of the Sun, A - Water-skiing results in a black eye.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu013. Water-skiing results in a black eye.

Touch of the Sun, A - A spot of snorkelling ends up with more injuries.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu014. A spot of snorkelling ends up with more injuries.

Touch of the Sun, A - Filling a dull and empty evening, William visits the casino.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu015. Filling a dull and empty evening, William visits the casino.

Touch of the Sun, A - Having become bored with Cannes, William arrives back home to find that the hotel has closed down. The Connaught Hotel on Carlos Place W1.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu016. Having become bored with Cannes, William arrives back home to find that the hotel has closed down. The Connaught Hotel on Carlos Place W1.

yousu016n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 16-07-2017)

Touch of the Sun, A - After William buys the hotel, businessmen May (Alfie Bass), Golightly (Willoughby Goddard) and Herbert Hardcastle (Reginald Beckwith) leave the office of former hotel porter’s solicitor. It's possible that this is 34 Grosvenor Square before redevelopment.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu017. After William buys the hotel, businessmen May (Alfie Bass), Golightly (Willoughby Goddard) and Herbert Hardcastle (Reginald Beckwith) leave the office of former hotel porter’s solicitor. It's possible that this is 34 Grosvenor Square before redevelopment.

Touch of the Sun, A - When Sid (Gordon Harker) the lift operator sees the potential investors he takes a cab back to the hotel to warn William. Grosvenor Square W1 at the junction of Upper Grosvenor Street and South Audley Street with North Audley Street in the left distance.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu018. When Sid (Gordon Harker) the lift operator sees the potential investors he takes a cab back to the hotel to warn William. Grosvenor Square W1 at the junction of Upper Grosvenor Street and South Audley Street with North Audley Street in the left distance.

Touch of the Sun, A - Sid arrives back at the hotel ahead of the three Yorkshiremen. The Connaught Hotel in Mayfair, also seen in 'Murder by Proxy' and 'Nothing But the Best'.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu019. Sid arrives back at the hotel ahead of the three Yorkshiremen. The Connaught Hotel in Mayfair, also seen in 'Murder by Proxy' and 'Nothing But the Best'.

tousu019n. And also seen in Ma Femme est une Actrice and The Search for John Gissing. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 16-07-2017)

Touch of the Sun, A - Herbert Hardcastle and his colleagues arrive to find the hotel exceptionally busy. The Connaught Hotel, Carlos Place in London W1.
Touch of the Sun, A

tousu020. Herbert Hardcastle and his colleagues arrive to find the hotel exceptionally busy. The Connaught Hotel, Carlos Place in London W1.

tousu020n. Busy enough still. SJ
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