FILM : Shirley Valentine
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Shirley Valentine 1989 Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Alison Steadman, Julia McKenzie, Joanna Lumley Liverpool, London, Manchester, Mykonos (Greece)
Director : Lewis Gilbert   Production Company : Paramount Pictures  Region : LONDON R-S,NORTH,REST OF THE WORLD

A middle-aged Liverpool housewife wonders what happened to her life.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Shirley Valentine [DVD] [1989]

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Shirley Valentine - A dreary Thursday in Liverpool. Strathearn Avenue, Twickenham, Middlesex.
Shirley Valentine

shiva001. A dreary Thursday in Liverpool. Strathearn Avenue, Twickenham, Middlesex.

Shirley Valentine - Shirley Bradshaw (Pauline Collins) arrives home from Sainsbury's with the shopping. Strathearn Avenue in Whitton, Twickenham identified by Simon James in his book 'London Movie Guide'.
Shirley Valentine

shiva002. Shirley Bradshaw (Pauline Collins) arrives home from Sainsbury's with the shopping. Strathearn Avenue in Whitton, Twickenham identified by Simon James in his book 'London Movie Guide'.

shiva002n. Garage has become an extension. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Shirley Valentine - A flashback explains why she is serving egg and chips for her husband's dinner as a neighbour, Gillian (Julia McKenzie), calls on Shirley to ask a favour. Strathearn Avenue.
Shirley Valentine

shiva003. A flashback explains why she is serving egg and chips for her husband's dinner as a neighbour, Gillian (Julia McKenzie), calls on Shirley to ask a favour. Strathearn Avenue.

shiva003n. Wrong angle but these were early days as I search my archive. I'm even using an "analogue" camera, remember those and how the light used to get in? SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 09-05-2014)

Shirley Valentine - Gillian asks Shirley to feed Claymore the dog whilst she and her husband are away in Brussels. Strathearn Avenue.
Shirley Valentine

shiva004. Gillian asks Shirley to feed Claymore the dog whilst she and her husband are away in Brussels. Strathearn Avenue.

Shirley Valentine - Prior to the opening shots and with steak in the shopping bag, Shirley heads to feed Claymore. Ryecroft Avenue at the junction with Strathearn Avenue, Twickenham.
Shirley Valentine

shiva005. Prior to the opening shots and with steak in the shopping bag, Shirley heads to feed Claymore. Ryecroft Avenue at the junction with Strathearn Avenue, Twickenham.

Shirley Valentine - Shirley visits her son Brian (Gareth Jefferson) in his squat.
Shirley Valentine

shiva006. Shirley visits her son Brian (Gareth Jefferson) in his squat.

shiva006n. Neil Rigby send this Google aerial view of the location, Grimsby Street, London E26, now. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-11-2014)

Shirley Valentine - Brian tries out his 'street poetry' on a couple of lads in the process of stealing a car... Neil Rigby got in touch with Gareth Jefferson who told him that these arches were in the East End.
Shirley Valentine

shiva007. Brian tries out his 'street poetry' on a couple of lads in the process of stealing a car... Neil Rigby got in touch with Gareth Jefferson who told him that these arches were in the East End.

shiva007n. Neil is now more specific and with the help of Google Images places it as Grimsby Street, London E26 which also appears in 'Tube Tales'. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-11-2014)

Shirley Valentine - Jane (Alison Steadman) tells Shirley that she has won a holiday in a competition and is taking her to Greece. IMDB tells us that filming took place in Littlewoods' Oxford Circus department store on Oxford Street, London . . . and the 'Index' catalogue logos seen in this sequence give this location away.
Shirley Valentine

shiva008. Jane (Alison Steadman) tells Shirley that she has won a holiday in a competition and is taking her to Greece. IMDB tells us that filming took place in Littlewoods' Oxford Circus department store on Oxford Street, London . . . and the 'Index' catalogue logos seen in this sequence give this location away.

Shirley Valentine - The tickets are picked up from the travel agency.
Shirley Valentine

shiva009. The tickets are picked up from the travel agency.

shiva009n. Neil Rigby with the aid of Google narrowed the branch of Thomas Cook down to Heath Road, Twickenham TW14BZ noting that the tiles and even the alarm remain the same until they closed. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2016)

Shirley Valentine - Shirley worries about what her husband will think. St Pancras station in London N1.
Shirley Valentine

shiva010. Shirley worries about what her husband will think. St Pancras station in London N1.

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