FILM : Missionary, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Missionary, The 1982 Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Trevor Howard, Denholm Elliott, Michael Hordern, Graham Crowden, David Suchet, Phoebe Nicholls Berkshire, Invernessshire (Scotland), Kenya, London, Wiltshire
Director : Richard Loncraine   Production Company : HandMade Films   Region : LONDON M-N,SOUTH EAST M-Q,SOUTH WEST,SCOTLAND,REST OF THE WORLD

After ten years of missionary work in Africa, the Reverend Charles Fortesque returns to England to wed his sweetheart and minister to London's prostitutes.

Screen shots and uncredited 'now' images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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The Missionary [DVD] (1982)

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Missionary, The - The Reverend Charles Fortescue arrives at the home of the Reverend Fitzbanks and his daughter Deborah. Jonathan J advises that this is Dorney Court on Dorney Lane in Windsor, Berkshire.
Missionary, The

miss001. The Reverend Charles Fortescue arrives at the home of the Reverend Fitzbanks and his daughter Deborah. Jonathan J advises that this is Dorney Court on Dorney Lane in Windsor, Berkshire.

Missionary, The - Charles (Michael Palin) and Deborah (Phoebe Nicholls) take a walk. Alex White identifies this as Boveney, Berkshire with the Church of St. Mary Magdalene in the centre distance is. Alex adds
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miss002. Charles (Michael Palin) and Deborah (Phoebe Nicholls) take a walk. Alex White identifies this as Boveney, Berkshire with the Church of St. Mary Magdalene in the centre distance is. Alex adds "In another shot, they are on a tandem bicycle travelling along the avenue of trees that leads to the church".

Missionary, The - Charles visits the fictional Church & Universities Club in London.  Simon James identifies the location as Salisbury House on Circus Place, London EC2.
Missionary, The

miss003. Charles visits the fictional Church & Universities Club in London. Simon James identifies the location as Salisbury House on Circus Place, London EC2.

miss003n. Roadworks spoil todays view.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-07-2012)

Missionary, The - Charles sees Lady Isabel Ames across the street.
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miss004. Charles sees Lady Isabel Ames across the street.

ml004n. The post box still lives on Circus Place, London EC2.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-07-2012)

Missionary, The - Lady Isabel Ames drives away in a carriage. Circus Place looking towards London Wall in EC2.
Missionary, The

miss005. Lady Isabel Ames drives away in a carriage. Circus Place looking towards London Wall in EC2.

miss005n. More roadworks and no carriages.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-07-2012)

Missionary, The - Charles arrives home and Deborah meets him. Dorney Court in Windsor identified by Jonathan J.
Missionary, The

miss006. Charles arrives home and Deborah meets him. Dorney Court in Windsor identified by Jonathan J.

Missionary, The - Charles arrives at the stately home of Lord and Lady Fermleigh to canvas for support.  Highclere Castle in Berkshire. Probably better recognised as televisions Downton Abbey.
Missionary, The

miss007. Charles arrives at the stately home of Lord and Lady Fermleigh to canvas for support. Highclere Castle in Berkshire. Probably better recognised as televisions Downton Abbey.

Missionary, The - Charles calls at the stately home of Lord and Lady Ames. Longleat House in Wiltshire which was also seen in 'Jubilee', 'Scandal', 'Blue Blood' and 'Libel'.
Missionary, The

miss008. Charles calls at the stately home of Lord and Lady Ames. Longleat House in Wiltshire which was also seen in 'Jubilee', 'Scandal', 'Blue Blood' and 'Libel'.

miss008n. Robin Wareham also calls but prefers to stay behind the camera. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-05-2016)

Missionary, The - Ezra Street, E2.  The building on the right is the Royal Oak public house which fronts Columbia Road. The location was seen in 'The Krays', 'Pierrepoint' and 'Legend'.
Missionary, The

miss009. Ezra Street, E2. The building on the right is the Royal Oak public house which fronts Columbia Road. The location was seen in 'The Krays', 'Pierrepoint' and 'Legend'.

miss009n. The same location now.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

Missionary, The - Ezra Street again. Bethnal Green, London E2.
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miss010. Ezra Street again. Bethnal Green, London E2.

miss010n. Not quite as quaint now. Just around the corner from the Royal Oak public house.
(Modern Photo Added: 05-12-2013)

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