FILM : Night of the Demon
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Night of the Demon 1957 Dana Andrews, Peggy Cummins, Niall MacGinnis, Athene Seyler Hertfordshire, London, Wiltshire
Director : Jacques Tourneur   Production Company : Sabre Film Production, Columbia Pictures Corporation  Region : LONDON M-N,SOUTH EAST M-Q

"It's in the trees, it's coming" - Dr. John Holden flies to London to attend a paranormal psychology conference with the intention of exposing cult leader Karswell. However, Karswell secretly passes a parchment to Holden which has to be returned to avoid death by the Demon.

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

Also known as Curse of the Demon (US title)

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Night of the Demon (1957) [DVD]

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Night of the Demon - Establishing shot prior to Dr. John Holden's taxi arriving at The British Museum.
Night of the Demon

nod001. Establishing shot prior to Dr. John Holden's taxi arriving at The British Museum.

nod001n. I got there too early . . . . it wasn't open! Great Russell Street, London WC1.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-07-2012)

Night of the Demon - Dr. John Holden (Dana Andrews) enters The British Museum to carry out research.
Night of the Demon

nod002. Dr. John Holden (Dana Andrews) enters The British Museum to carry out research.

nod002n. Taken through the bars of the closed gates.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-07-2012)

Night of the Demon - Dr. Holden and Joanna drive to meet Karswell.  Paine Bridge over the River Lea near Brocket Hall, Marford Road, Lemsford.
Night of the Demon

nod003. Dr. Holden and Joanna drive to meet Karswell. Paine Bridge over the River Lea near Brocket Hall, Marford Road, Lemsford.

nod003n. Nick Dellow captured the scene whilst on a visit for afternoon tea. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2016)

Night of the Demon - Dr. Holden and Joanna Harrington (Peggy Cummins) approach Dr. Julian Karswells stately home near Wargreave in Warwickshire. Lemsford near Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Night of the Demon

nod004. Dr. Holden and Joanna Harrington (Peggy Cummins) approach Dr. Julian Karswells stately home near Wargreave in Warwickshire. Lemsford near Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.

nod004n. A similar shot captured by Nick Dellow during his visit. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2016)

Night of the Demon - Lufford Hall played by Brocket Hall, Lemsford near Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.
Night of the Demon

nod005. Lufford Hall played by Brocket Hall, Lemsford near Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire.

nod005n. Nick Dellow provides this shot without parked cars. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2016)

Night of the Demon - Cult leader Julian Karswell, in a more benign role, entertains the local children at his stately mansion Lufford Hall (Brocket Hall).
Night of the Demon

nod005a. Cult leader Julian Karswell, in a more benign role, entertains the local children at his stately mansion Lufford Hall (Brocket Hall).

nod005an. Nick Dellow matches the screen capture he added. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-09-2016)

Night of the Demon - Exterior shot of The Savoy Hotel where Dr. Holden is staying.  Looks like the Embankment entrance on Savoy Place, London, WC2.
Night of the Demon

nod006. Exterior shot of The Savoy Hotel where Dr. Holden is staying. Looks like the Embankment entrance on Savoy Place, London, WC2.

nod006n. And this is the same entrance now. Identified by John Tunstill.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-07-2012)

Night of the Demon - Dr. Holden visits the family of the possessed Rand Hobart.  Unidentified location.
Night of the Demon

nod007. Dr. Holden visits the family of the possessed Rand Hobart. Unidentified location.

Night of the Demon - Dr. Holden at Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.
Night of the Demon

nod008. Dr. Holden at Stonehenge, Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

Night of the Demon - Mrs. Karswell and Joanna visit a medium at fictitious 44 Harvard Road. Clive Dawson identifies this as Addiscombe Road in Watford, Hertfordshire, near the junction with Chester Road.
Night of the Demon

nod009. Mrs. Karswell and Joanna visit a medium at fictitious 44 Harvard Road. Clive Dawson identifies this as Addiscombe Road in Watford, Hertfordshire, near the junction with Chester Road.

nod009n. Clive sent this more modern picture of the street. Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-03-2016)

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