FILM : You Must Be Joking
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
You Must Be Joking 1965 Michael Callan, Lionel Jeffries, Denholm Elliott, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Bernard Cribbins, Terry-Thomas Hertfordshire, London, Middlesex
Director : Michael Winner   Production Company : Ameran Films  Region : LONDON T-Z,SOUTH EAST R-Z

A group of soldiers are set loose on swinging London when they take part in an initiative test that requires them to collect a selection of items.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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You Must Be Joking! [DVD] [1965] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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You Must Be Joking - Army psychologist Major Foskett (Terry-Thomas) arrives at Northdene Air Base. IMDB advises that this is RAF Northolt, Ruislip, Middlesex.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj001. Army psychologist Major Foskett (Terry-Thomas) arrives at Northdene Air Base. IMDB advises that this is RAF Northolt, Ruislip, Middlesex.

You Must Be Joking - A Senior Airman (Ed Bishop) challenges the Major at the gate. The old entrance to RAF Northolt on Western Avenue, Ruislip.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj002. A Senior Airman (Ed Bishop) challenges the Major at the gate. The old entrance to RAF Northolt on Western Avenue, Ruislip.

You Must Be Joking - After an altercation, the Airman allows Major Foskett into the base to recruit Tim Morton for his initiative trial. RAF Northolt in Middlesex. The location was seen in 'The Duke Wore Jeans'.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj003. After an altercation, the Airman allows Major Foskett into the base to recruit Tim Morton for his initiative trial. RAF Northolt in Middlesex. The location was seen in 'The Duke Wore Jeans'.

You Must Be Joking - Sergeant Major McGregor (Lionel Jeffries) arrives to take part in the initiative test which requires the participants to obtain six status symbols of the British way of life. High Canons on Buckettsland Lane, Well End in Hertfordshire. The same place was seen in 'Rentadick', 'The Boys in Blue' and 'The Devil Rides Out'.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj004. Sergeant Major McGregor (Lionel Jeffries) arrives to take part in the initiative test which requires the participants to obtain six status symbols of the British way of life. High Canons on Buckettsland Lane, Well End in Hertfordshire. The same place was seen in 'Rentadick', 'The Boys in Blue' and 'The Devil Rides Out'.

You Must Be Joking - After escaping from a maze at the start of the test, Lieutenant Tim Morton and his girlfriend, Annabelle Nash, arrive at a library.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj005. After escaping from a maze at the start of the test, Lieutenant Tim Morton and his girlfriend, Annabelle Nash, arrive at a library.

ymbj005n. The Library is now a Day Nursery, The Square, Carshalton SM5 (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 29-06-2016)

You Must Be Joking - Tim and Annabelle drive away from the library, almost running down a cyclist.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj006. Tim and Annabelle drive away from the library, almost running down a cyclist.

ymbj006n. Carshalton Pond, Pound Street and part of the Greyhound Hotel. Carshalton, Surrey. SM5 (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 29-06-2016)

You Must Be Joking - The camera pulls back to reveal more of the scene.
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ymbj007. The camera pulls back to reveal more of the scene.

ymbj007n. Carshalton Pond, Pound Street and the Greyhound Hotel but less of the scene now due to vegetation growth. Carshalton, Surrey (Greater London) (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 29-06-2016)

You Must Be Joking - Annabelle spots Sergeant Major McGregor heading for a large conservatory. Is this Syon Park?
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ymbj008. Annabelle spots Sergeant Major McGregor heading for a large conservatory. Is this Syon Park?

ymbj008n. I agree, it does look like Syon but it's Avery Hill in Greenwich, SE9. Director Winner returned to this location for 'The Big Sleep' twelve years later. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-05-2014)

You Must Be Joking - Sergeant Clegg (Bernard Cribbins) has tunnelled his way out of the maze, but hasn't got far. High Canons in Hertfordshire. The location was also used in 'Murder on the Orient Express', 'To The Devil a Daughter' and 'Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World'.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj009. Sergeant Clegg (Bernard Cribbins) has tunnelled his way out of the maze, but hasn't got far. High Canons in Hertfordshire. The location was also used in 'Murder on the Orient Express', 'To The Devil a Daughter' and 'Digby, the Biggest Dog in the World'.

You Must Be Joking - The doorman approaches a taxi as it pulls up outside a hotel.
You Must Be Joking

ymbj010. The doorman approaches a taxi as it pulls up outside a hotel.

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