FILM : Shot in the Dark, A
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Shot in the Dark, A 1964 Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders, Herbert Lom Bedfordshire, Paris (France)
Director : Blake Edwards   Production Company : The Mirisch Corporation  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z,FRANCE

As murder follows murder, a beautiful woman is the obvious suspect but the bumbling Inspector Clouseau drives his boss insane by seeing her as innocent.

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A Shot In The Dark [DVD] [1964]

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Shot in the Dark, A - The country home of Benjamin Ballon and scene of much of the action. The only British location which IMDB identifies as Luton Hoo Estate, Luton, Bedfordshire.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda001. The country home of Benjamin Ballon and scene of much of the action. The only British location which IMDB identifies as Luton Hoo Estate, Luton, Bedfordshire.

shoda001n. Nick Knight confirms the location and even found the correct tree, but is honest enough to say that there are not many to choose from! (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 24-04-2017)

Shot in the Dark, A - A panorama of Paris with the Eiffel Tower faintly visible in the centre background. All of the locations in Paris and the surrounding area appear to have been filmed by a second unit.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda002. A panorama of Paris with the Eiffel Tower faintly visible in the centre background. All of the locations in Paris and the surrounding area appear to have been filmed by a second unit.

Shot in the Dark, A - Inspector Jacques Clouseau (Peter Sellers) stands in disguise as a balloon seller as Ballon's maid, Maria Gambrelli (Elke Sommer), leaves the prison. Frank Hustace advises that this set is based on the entrance to Les prisons de la Roquette on Rue de la Roquette in the 11th arrondissement of Paris and sends this link http://breves-histoire.fr/vestige-prison-petite-roquette/
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda003. Inspector Jacques Clouseau (Peter Sellers) stands in disguise as a balloon seller as Ballon's maid, Maria Gambrelli (Elke Sommer), leaves the prison. Frank Hustace advises that this set is based on the entrance to Les prisons de la Roquette on Rue de la Roquette in the 11th arrondissement of Paris and sends this link http://breves-histoire.fr/vestige-prison-petite-roquette/

Shot in the Dark, A - A police van takes Clouseau away after he is arrested for not having a licence to sell balloons. An unidentified Parisienne location.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda004. A police van takes Clouseau away after he is arrested for not having a licence to sell balloons. An unidentified Parisienne location.

Shot in the Dark, A - The camera pans with the van as it continues on it's way.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda005. The camera pans with the van as it continues on it's way.

Shot in the Dark, A - Jacques Clouseau and Hercule LaJoy (Graham Stark). Most likely another studio set.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda006. Jacques Clouseau and Hercule LaJoy (Graham Stark). Most likely another studio set.

Shot in the Dark, A - A naked Clouseau and Maria drive through the countryside after he collects her from a nudist camp. Unknown location.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda007. A naked Clouseau and Maria drive through the countryside after he collects her from a nudist camp. Unknown location.

Shot in the Dark, A - The mini enters Paris. Unidentified location.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda008. The mini enters Paris. Unidentified location.

Shot in the Dark, A - Panning from the previous image, Clouseau's car enters an underpass.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda009. Panning from the previous image, Clouseau's car enters an underpass.

Shot in the Dark, A - Panic starts to rise when the pair get stopped at traffic signals. Unknown location.
Shot in the Dark, A

shoda010. Panic starts to rise when the pair get stopped at traffic signals. Unknown location.

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