FILM : Caretaker, The
Page 1 of 3     . . .  23 filming location stills : 12 now location shots
< return to the film list
FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Caretaker, The 1963 Alan Bates, Donald Pleasence, Robert Shaw London
Director : Clive Donner   Production Company : Caretaker Films  Region : LONDON C-D

A quiet, reserved man who lives alone in the cluttered top-floor room of a small abandoned house befriends and takes in an old derelict who has been fired from his menial job in a café.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

 

Also known as 'The Guest' (US Title) 


THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE ON AMAZON - JUST CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW

 

The Caretaker [1963] [DVD]

If you have any information regarding this film, any of the stills, or even better, some NOW shots please click here.

We are always looking for more help with identifying these filming locations and would be grateful for any positive identifications, snippets or references you can offer about these movie making locations.
To view the now location shot, just mouseover the filming location still.
Stills with a red border do not have a now shot.

Caretaker, The - Mick (Alan Bates) walks towards the run down property where his brother is living on the top floor.
Caretaker, The

care001. Mick (Alan Bates) walks towards the run down property where his brother is living on the top floor.

Caretaker, The - IMDB identifies the house as standing on Downs Road, Hackney in London E5.
Caretaker, The

care002. IMDB identifies the house as standing on Downs Road, Hackney in London E5.

Caretaker, The - A long shot sees Aston (Robert Shaw) and Mac Davies (Donald Pleasence) walking along the street.
Caretaker, The

care003. A long shot sees Aston (Robert Shaw) and Mac Davies (Donald Pleasence) walking along the street.

care003n. Mare Street in Hackney now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

Caretaker, The - The two pass the Hackney Empire on Mare Street, London E8.
Caretaker, The

care004. The two pass the Hackney Empire on Mare Street, London E8.

care004n. Hackney Empire from street level. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

Caretaker, The - Aston and Davies turn the corner of Morning Lane and Mare Street in E8.
Caretaker, The

care005. Aston and Davies turn the corner of Morning Lane and Mare Street in E8.

care005n. The same buildings now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

Caretaker, The - A wall, sorry, not much to go on. But how many walls are there, or were there, in Hackney? Not more than 20,000 or so.
Caretaker, The

care006. A wall, sorry, not much to go on. But how many walls are there, or were there, in Hackney? Not more than 20,000 or so.

Caretaker, The - Aston nears his brother's house with the down and out who he has befriended. Likely to be Downs Road.
Caretaker, The

care007. Aston nears his brother's house with the down and out who he has befriended. Likely to be Downs Road.

Caretaker, The - Davies and Aston outside Mick's property. Downs Road in Hackney.
Caretaker, The

care008. Davies and Aston outside Mick's property. Downs Road in Hackney.

Caretaker, The - A closer view of the dormer window of the derelict house.
Caretaker, The

care009. A closer view of the dormer window of the derelict house.

Caretaker, The - Aston leaves the house. Downs Road in London E5. The area has been redeveloped.
Caretaker, The

care010. Aston leaves the house. Downs Road in London E5. The area has been redeveloped.

Page 1 of 3     . . .  23 filming location stills : 12 now location shots
< return to the film list