FILM : On the Double
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
On the Double 1961 Danny Kaye, Margaret Rutherford, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Diana Dors, Dana Wynter East Sussex, London
Director : Melville Shavelson   Production Company : Dena Productions  Region : LONDON O-Q,SOUTH EAST M-Q

A reluctant American GI is persuaded to impersonate a British Colonel in an effort to confuse the enemy.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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On The Double (Region 2)

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On the Double - During the war, enemy agent Captain Patterson (Allan Cuthbertson) receives instructions from the enemy to assassinate General Sir Lawrence MacKenzie Smith. Looking across the Thames with the Houses of Parliament in the left background.
On the Double

ondou001. During the war, enemy agent Captain Patterson (Allan Cuthbertson) receives instructions from the enemy to assassinate General Sir Lawrence MacKenzie Smith. Looking across the Thames with the Houses of Parliament in the left background.

ondou001n. Peter found the location packed with tourists!
(Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2015)

On the Double - Whilst working on plans for the Allied invasion of Europe, MacKenzie Smith leaves the War Office with General de Gaulle, General Eisenhower and Field Marshal Montgomery. Great George Street in SW1. The location was seen in 'High Treason' and 'The Odd Job'.
On the Double

ondou002. Whilst working on plans for the Allied invasion of Europe, MacKenzie Smith leaves the War Office with General de Gaulle, General Eisenhower and Field Marshal Montgomery. Great George Street in SW1. The location was seen in 'High Treason' and 'The Odd Job'.

ondou002n. The same location captured by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-08-2015)

On the Double - A shot is fired at Sir Laurence from a car that speeds away as soldiers try to apprehend the gunman.
On the Double

ondou003. A shot is fired at Sir Laurence from a car that speeds away as soldiers try to apprehend the gunman.

ondou003n. Great George Street again in this shot from Peter, with the corner of Little George Street in the centre.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-12-2015)

On the Double - The Rolls Royce is followed through London as the titles roll.  The south end of The Mall in SW1 with the Victoria Memorial centre left.
On the Double

ondou004. The Rolls Royce is followed through London as the titles roll. The south end of The Mall in SW1 with the Victoria Memorial centre left.

ondou004n. Peter captures the same scene at the same angle, but more colourful and more people. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-09-2015)

On the Double - An army Jeep chases after the enemy agents.
On the Double

ondou005. An army Jeep chases after the enemy agents.

On the Double - The Rolls corners at speed. Amen Corner at the junction Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row and Ave Maria Lane in EC4.
On the Double

ondou006. The Rolls corners at speed. Amen Corner at the junction Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row and Ave Maria Lane in EC4.

On the Double - St. Paul's Cathedral is passed. The camera pans and tilts up from Amen Corner.
On the Double

ondou007. St. Paul's Cathedral is passed. The camera pans and tilts up from Amen Corner.

ondou007n. Peter took the best shot possible due to redevelopement.
(Modern Photo Added: 23-09-2015)

On the Double - The pursuit continues through the city until the leading Jeep crashes, allowing the enemy to escape.
On the Double

ondou008. The pursuit continues through the city until the leading Jeep crashes, allowing the enemy to escape.

On the Double - American GI Ernie Williams is driven to the War Office. Little George Street in SW1.
On the Double

ondou009. American GI Ernie Williams is driven to the War Office. Little George Street in SW1.

ondou009n. A similar view by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2015)

On the Double - The corner of Little George Street and Great George Street.
On the Double

ondou010. The corner of Little George Street and Great George Street.

ondou010n. Peter proves the location again.
(Modern Photo Added: 26-08-2015)

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