FILM : X The Unknown
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
X The Unknown 1956 Dean Jagger, Edward Chapman, Leo McKern, Anthony Newley Buckinghamshire
Director : Leslie Norman   Production Company : Hammer Film Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

The army attracts a radioactive creature that terrorises a Scottish village.

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X The Unknown [DVD]

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X The Unknown - Anthony Newley as Lieutenant Corporal
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xtu001. Anthony Newley as Lieutenant Corporal "Spider" Webb uses a Geiger counter during an army training session. IMDB claims Beaconsfield Gravel Pits, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire.

X The Unknown - The Atomic Energy establishment at fictional Lochmouth. Unidentified location.
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xtu002. The Atomic Energy establishment at fictional Lochmouth. Unidentified location.

X The Unknown - Dr. Adam Royston visits a local church to question Ian about his friend who has suffered radiation burns. Peter Faizey noticed that the shot is lifted from 'Whisky Galore' and is Our Lady Star of the Sea church in Castlebay on the Isle of Barra, Scotland.
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xtu003. Dr. Adam Royston visits a local church to question Ian about his friend who has suffered radiation burns. Peter Faizey noticed that the shot is lifted from 'Whisky Galore' and is Our Lady Star of the Sea church in Castlebay on the Isle of Barra, Scotland.

xtu003a. Here's the same view now, found by John Owens for 'Whisky Galore'. Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-10-2014)

X The Unknown - Dr. Adam Royston (Dean Jagger) investigates an old tower where Ian and his friend Willie were scared by a 'creature'. Unknown location.
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xtu004. Dr. Adam Royston (Dean Jagger) investigates an old tower where Ian and his friend Willie were scared by a 'creature'. Unknown location.

X The Unknown - Likely to be a shot inside the studios but included to show John Elliott (Edward Chapman), Inspector
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xtu005. Likely to be a shot inside the studios but included to show John Elliott (Edward Chapman), Inspector "Mac" McGill (Leo McKern) and Peter Elliott (William Lucas) talking with Dr. Royston.

X The Unknown - The villagers take shelter in the church as the 'creature' approaches. 	Peter Faizey identifies this as St. Michael's Church in Bray, Berkshire.
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xtu006. The villagers take shelter in the church as the 'creature' approaches. Peter Faizey identifies this as St. Michael's Church in Bray, Berkshire.

X The Unknown - Two villagers run into the church after rescuing a child from the path of the 'creature'. St Michael's Church, Bray seen from the Vicarage Drive aspect located by Peter Faizey.
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xtu007. Two villagers run into the church after rescuing a child from the path of the 'creature'. St Michael's Church, Bray seen from the Vicarage Drive aspect located by Peter Faizey.

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