FILM : Man of the Moment
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Man of the Moment 1955 Norman Wisdom, Jerry Desmonde, Lana Morris, Belinda Lee Geneva (Switzerland), London
Director : John Paddy Carstairs   Production Company : J. Arthur Rank Organisation, Group Film Productions Limited  Region : LONDON M-N,REST OF THE WORLD

A lowly Civil Servant becomes the favourite of the rulers of a South Sea island that the British have an interest in.

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Man of the Moment - The film opens with the staff of the Ministry of Overseas Affairs beginning work for the day. Whitehall in London SW1.
Man of the Moment

manmo001. The film opens with the staff of the Ministry of Overseas Affairs beginning work for the day. Whitehall in London SW1.

Man of the Moment - The British delegation arrive in Geneva for talks, along with their acting Chief Filing Clerk, Norman. A second unit shot of the Hôtel de la Paix, Quai du Mont-Blanc in Geneva, Switzerland.
Man of the Moment

manmo002. The British delegation arrive in Geneva for talks, along with their acting Chief Filing Clerk, Norman. A second unit shot of the Hôtel de la Paix, Quai du Mont-Blanc in Geneva, Switzerland.

Man of the Moment - Norman jumps into Lake Geneva after a foreign diplomat locks a bomb in his dispatch case.
Man of the Moment

manmo003. Norman jumps into Lake Geneva after a foreign diplomat locks a bomb in his dispatch case.

Man of the Moment - The hapless clerk runs back to the hotel to find the replacement key. Hôtel de la Paix on the corner of Quai du Mont-Blanc and Rue des Alpes, Geneva 1.
Man of the Moment

manmo004. The hapless clerk runs back to the hotel to find the replacement key. Hôtel de la Paix on the corner of Quai du Mont-Blanc and Rue des Alpes, Geneva 1.

manmo004n. Clive with the aid of Google has found an up to date shot of the Hotel. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-01-2015)

Man of the Moment - After finding the key and causing chaos in the hotel lobby, Norman runs from the building.
Man of the Moment

manmo005. After finding the key and causing chaos in the hotel lobby, Norman runs from the building.

Man of the Moment - Norman leaves the case on a bench but it's returned to him by a passer by.
Man of the Moment

manmo006. Norman leaves the case on a bench but it's returned to him by a passer by.

Man of the Moment - The case is left in an open space and Norman runs for it.
Man of the Moment

manmo007. The case is left in an open space and Norman runs for it.

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