FILM : Escape Route
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Escape Route 1952 George Raft, Sally Gray, Frederick Piper London
Director : Seymour Friedman, Peter Graham Scott   Production Company : Banner Films Ltd  Region : LONDON E-G

FBI joins forces with British intelligence to trap kidnappers smuggling scientists behind the Iron Curtain. SJ

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Escape Route - Raft in a mews, reminiscent of Kynance but not quite right. Phew, managed before my credibility was too pressurised!
Escape Route

escrou001. Raft in a mews, reminiscent of Kynance but not quite right. Phew, managed before my credibility was too pressurised!

escrou001n. Eaton Mews North, London SW1, the arches on the junctions of Lyall Street. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-01-2013)

Escape Route - A bit blurred.
Escape Route

escrou002. A bit blurred.

escrou002n. And a bit dark ... Lyall Street at the intersection of Eaton Place, SW1. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-01-2013)

Escape Route - On route to Ennismore Gardens, SW7.
Escape Route

escrou003. On route to Ennismore Gardens, SW7.

Escape Route - Sign at extreme left probably says square.
Escape Route

escrou004. Sign at extreme left probably says square.

escrou004n. It certainly does say "Square" South Square, Gray's Inn, London WC1. Yes, there have been some changes, see 005n (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Escape Route - Raft and Gray enter a building,
Escape Route

escrou005. Raft and Gray enter a building,

escrou005n. It is the building to the left in 004. An excellent account of the war damage sustained and subsequent rebuilding with a realignment of the frontage can be read at http://alondoninheritance.com/thebombedcity/the-lost-buildings-of-south-square-grays-inn/ A wider shot than is required to show the changes, the doorway that Raft and Gray are entering would have been about centre shot. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Escape Route - Does that say Red Lion Square?
Escape Route

escrou006. Does that say Red Lion Square?

escrou006n. Yes, it does say Red Lion Square. Raft is approaching No 7 (as was) and excellent pictures of the terrace (as was) can be seen on http://collage.cityoflondon.gov.uk/collage/app All given up for a new Proctor Street! (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Escape Route - Raft
Escape Route

escrou007. Raft

escrou007n. No 10 to the left of Raft, No 9 facing and No 8 just to the right, compared to now. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Escape Route - Parton Street, not in London. Very much in London, this is actually looking along the western end of Red Lion Square with No 6 Red Lion Square in the background and the bomb damaged St John the Evangelist and remaining terrace to the right. (RL)
Escape Route

escrou008. Parton Street, not in London. Very much in London, this is actually looking along the western end of Red Lion Square with No 6 Red Lion Square in the background and the bomb damaged St John the Evangelist and remaining terrace to the right. (RL)

escrou008n. This building stands where Parton Street once was. Street was demolished to make way for Procter Street, WC1 (on left), Google pic. TonyK
(Modern Photo Added: 14-01-2013)

Escape Route - Ah I know this. Lowndes Street, SW1, seen in The Servant.
Escape Route

escrou009. Ah I know this. Lowndes Street, SW1, seen in The Servant.

escrou009n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 31-12-2012)

Escape Route - Reverse pov
Escape Route

escrou010. Reverse pov

escrou010n. Different season. Lowndes Street, SW1. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-01-2013)

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