FILM : Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery
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Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery 1992 Sean Bean, Trevor Byfield, Larry Lamb, George Jackos, Sharon Maiden, Bryan Croucher, David Cardy London
Director : Terry Winsor   Production Company : London Weekend Television (LWT)  Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH EAST E-L,SPAIN

A dramatised speculation of what happened in November 1983 when thieves carry out a heist that became known as the Brink's-Mat Robbery.

Screen captures uploaded from source material provided by John Tunstill.

A film made for television.

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Fool's Gold [1992]

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Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - An armoured security van rounds a corner. Unidentified location.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo001. An armoured security van rounds a corner. Unidentified location.

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - A car overtakes the van, forcing it to a halt, as another pulls up behind.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo002. A car overtakes the van, forcing it to a halt, as another pulls up behind.

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - Whilst the robbers attempt to break into the van, a lorry draws up.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo003. Whilst the robbers attempt to break into the van, a lorry draws up.

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - One of the gang turns his gun to point at the lorry driver as other members struggle to rob the van.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo004. One of the gang turns his gun to point at the lorry driver as other members struggle to rob the van.

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - Traffic builds up behind the lorry as the heist continues. Alan Draghi places this as Hoskins Street, London SE10. (RL)
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo005. Traffic builds up behind the lorry as the heist continues. Alan Draghi places this as Hoskins Street, London SE10. (RL)

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - Police sirens are heard as the loot is loaded into the getaway car and Micky McAvoy (Sean Bean) walks towards the lorry driver. Crowleys Wharf, Greenwich, London SE10 says Alan Draghi. (RL)
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo006. Police sirens are heard as the loot is loaded into the getaway car and Micky McAvoy (Sean Bean) walks towards the lorry driver. Crowleys Wharf, Greenwich, London SE10 says Alan Draghi. (RL)

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - Taking the lorry driver's keys, McAvoy throws them into the river before the gang make their escape. Crowleys Wharf, Greenwich, London SE10 again says Alan Draghi. (RL)
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo007. Taking the lorry driver's keys, McAvoy throws them into the river before the gang make their escape. Crowleys Wharf, Greenwich, London SE10 again says Alan Draghi. (RL)

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - A police car approaches the traffic standing behind the disabled lorry. Alan Draghi also places this as Hoskins Street, London SE10 but a reverse POV to foogo005. (RL)
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo008. A police car approaches the traffic standing behind the disabled lorry. Alan Draghi also places this as Hoskins Street, London SE10 but a reverse POV to foogo005. (RL)

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - A panning shot starts as the credits roll. Unknown location.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo009. A panning shot starts as the credits roll. Unknown location.

Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery - The shot settles outside McAvoy's house where Jimmy Kimpton pulls up outside.
Fool's Gold: The Story of the Brink's-Mat Robbery

foogo010. The shot settles outside McAvoy's house where Jimmy Kimpton pulls up outside.

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