FILM : I Was Monty's Double
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
I Was Monty's Double 1958 John Mills, Cecil Parker, Leslie Phillips, Michael Hordern, Marius Goring Gibraltar, Kent, London, Surrey
Director : John Guillermin   Production Company : Film Traders Ltd., Setfair Productions Ltd.  Region : LONDON H-L,SOUTH EAST E-L,SPAIN,REST OF THE WORLD

The true story of how an actor was recruited to impersonate General Montgomery and mislead the enemy about his intentions before the Normandy campaign.

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Also known as 'Hell, Heaven or Hoboken' (US Title)

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I Was Monty's Double - Morale is boosted whilst visiting the troops in North Africa.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd031. Morale is boosted whilst visiting the troops in North Africa.

I Was Monty's Double - 'Monty' continues his tour as spies report on his whereabouts.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd032. 'Monty' continues his tour as spies report on his whereabouts.

I Was Monty's Double - Having served his purpose, the 'General' is driven to a secure villa.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd033. Having served his purpose, the 'General' is driven to a secure villa.

I Was Monty's Double - When he realises that he's been tricked away from Jimmy, Harvey rushes back to the villa.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd034. When he realises that he's been tricked away from Jimmy, Harvey rushes back to the villa.

I Was Monty's Double - The enemy attack on Jimmy is thwarted.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd035. The enemy attack on Jimmy is thwarted.

I Was Monty's Double - Back in London, Jimmy is bumped into by a passer-by (Harry Fowler) as he, Harvey and Logan leave a cinema.
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd036. Back in London, Jimmy is bumped into by a passer-by (Harry Fowler) as he, Harvey and Logan leave a cinema.

I Was Monty's Double - The three walk from the cinema, having watched newsreels reporting the success of the D-Day landings led by the real General Montgomery. Molly says that this is facing north, on the extreme left of the row of shops on the left of Madam Tussauds, London
I Was Monty's Double

iwmd037. The three walk from the cinema, having watched newsreels reporting the success of the D-Day landings led by the real General Montgomery. Molly says that this is facing north, on the extreme left of the row of shops on the left of Madam Tussauds, London

iwmd037n. And Peter provides this comparison.
(Modern Photo Added: 11-01-2015)

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