FILM : Midnight Express
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Midnight Express 1978 Brad Davis, Randy Quaid, John Hurt, Norbet Weisser, Paolo Bonacelli, Paul Smith, Peter Jeffrey, Irene Worth, Bo Hopkins, Mike Kellin Malta, Turkey
Director : Alan Parker   Production Company : Casablanca Filmworks  Region : REST OF THE WORLD

True story of an US drug smuggler's experience inside a Turkish prison. SJ

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Midnight Express (30th Anniversary Edition) [DVD] [2008]

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Midnight Express - An establishing shot of Istanbul to make us think we're in Turkey.
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midexp001. An establishing shot of Istanbul to make us think we're in Turkey.

Midnight Express - And another one of the Bosphorus.
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midexp002. And another one of the Bosphorus.

Midnight Express - After his arrest Davis sees a chance to make a run for it, while leading his captors to the market where he bought his stash. This is the Merchants Street area of Valletta, Malta.
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midexp003. After his arrest Davis sees a chance to make a run for it, while leading his captors to the market where he bought his stash. This is the Merchants Street area of Valletta, Malta.

midexp003n. This is Merchants Street until someone can find the exact location. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-10-2015)

Midnight Express - Now on St Paul Street (triq San Pawl)
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midexp004. Now on St Paul Street (triq San Pawl)

midexp004n. RJ found the barber sign and is very proud of it. Taken by Alison.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-06-2014)

Midnight Express - Panning right to reveal a corner statue.
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midexp005. Panning right to reveal a corner statue.

midexp005n. Now. RJ
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Midnight Express - And there it is. Little clues like really help.
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midexp006. And there it is. Little clues like really help.

midexp006n. Better focus. RJ
(Modern Photo Added: 29-06-2014)

Midnight Express - This will be harder to find as Davis is just about to be recaptured by Hopkins.
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midexp007. This will be harder to find as Davis is just about to be recaptured by Hopkins.

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Midnight Express - Davis and Quaid become acquainted.
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midexp010. Davis and Quaid become acquainted.

midexp010n. Wrong angle but this puts Fort St Elmo, Valletta in context. RJ
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