FILM : Connecting Rooms
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Connecting Rooms 1970 Bette Davis, Michael Redgrave, Alexis Kanner, Kay Walsh Buckinghamshire, London
Director : Franklin Gollings   Production Company : Hemdale Film, L.S.D. Production, Telstar Productions Ltd.  Region : LONDON C-D,SOUTH EAST A-D

The lives and loves of the residents in a seedy West London boarding house are played out.

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Connecting Rooms - Arriving in London from the West Country, schoolmaster James Wallraven (Michael Redgrave) walks along a row of boarding houses, finding no vacancies at 37.
Connecting Rooms

conro001. Arriving in London from the West Country, schoolmaster James Wallraven (Michael Redgrave) walks along a row of boarding houses, finding no vacancies at 37.

Connecting Rooms - Song writer Mickey Hollister waits to meet with pop star Claudia as she arrives at a reception.
Connecting Rooms

conro002. Song writer Mickey Hollister waits to meet with pop star Claudia as she arrives at a reception.

Connecting Rooms - After phoning an old friend and arranging to meet, James heads for the park looking for Miss Fleming, a cellist. The junction of Bayswater Road and Lancaster Gate with the Lancaster Gate of Kensington Gardens in the right background.
Connecting Rooms

conro003. After phoning an old friend and arranging to meet, James heads for the park looking for Miss Fleming, a cellist. The junction of Bayswater Road and Lancaster Gate with the Lancaster Gate of Kensington Gardens in the right background.

conro003n. Postbox, post and gate all still there! SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 06-01-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Wanda Fleming (Bette Davis) sits eating her lunch as James approaches. The statue of Lord Holland looks down on the scene in Holland Park W8.
Connecting Rooms

conro004. Wanda Fleming (Bette Davis) sits eating her lunch as James approaches. The statue of Lord Holland looks down on the scene in Holland Park W8.

conro004n. From ground level. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 13-04-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Having borrowed a car from his friend Johnny, Mickey Hollister (Alexis Kanner) arrives outside the building that he shares with Wanda and new tenant James. Craven Hill Gardens W2.
Connecting Rooms

conro005. Having borrowed a car from his friend Johnny, Mickey Hollister (Alexis Kanner) arrives outside the building that he shares with Wanda and new tenant James. Craven Hill Gardens W2.

conro005n. Northeast corner of the square. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 06-01-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Wanda comes out of Mrs. Brent's boarding house and Mickey shows her the MG before she declines a lift to the theatre. Craven Hill Gardens on the border between Paddington and Bayswater.
Connecting Rooms

conro006. Wanda comes out of Mrs. Brent's boarding house and Mickey shows her the MG before she declines a lift to the theatre. Craven Hill Gardens on the border between Paddington and Bayswater.

conro006n. Panning left from above. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 06-01-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Following a further meeting with Claudia, Mickey returns the car to Johnny. Looking down on the junction of Lancaster Gate and Craven Terrace in W2 with Bayswater Road in the left background.
Connecting Rooms

conro007. Following a further meeting with Claudia, Mickey returns the car to Johnny. Looking down on the junction of Lancaster Gate and Craven Terrace in W2 with Bayswater Road in the left background.

conro007n. Ground level will have to do. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 06-01-2016)

Connecting Rooms - The camera tracks Mickey as he drives through the streets. Craven Terrace at the corner of Lancaster Mews with The Mitre public house to the right. The pub also features in 'Scoop' from 2006.
Connecting Rooms

conro008. The camera tracks Mickey as he drives through the streets. Craven Terrace at the corner of Lancaster Mews with The Mitre public house to the right. The pub also features in 'Scoop' from 2006.

conro008n. Cafe on the left, pub on the corner. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 06-01-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Continuity is excellent as the car heads through Lancaster Mews W2.
Connecting Rooms

conro009. Continuity is excellent as the car heads through Lancaster Mews W2.

conro009n. Looking north on the eastern spur of this large mews. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-04-2016)

Connecting Rooms - Mickey arrives outside Johnny's garage. The northern corner of Lancaster Mews.
Connecting Rooms

conro010. Mickey arrives outside Johnny's garage. The northern corner of Lancaster Mews.

conro010n. The garage doors have gone but essentially the same, especially the rear of the school on Craven Terrace. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-04-2016)

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