FILM : Mr. Denning Drives North
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Mr. Denning Drives North 1952 John Mills, Phyllis Calvert, Eileen Moore, Sam Wanamaker, Herbert Lom, Raymond Huntley, Russell Waters, Wilfrid Hyde-White Surrey, London
Director : Anthony Kimmins   Production Company : London Film Productions  Region : LONDON M-N,SOUTH EAST M-Q

A well-off aircraft designer causes the death of his daughter's, less than respectable boyfriend.

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Mr. Denning Drives North (John Mills, Herbert Lom) Region 2

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Mr. Denning Drives North - At the Denning Aircraft Company, Wright (Raymond Huntley) tells Harry Stoper (Russell Waters) that there's to be a showdown about costs.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn001. At the Denning Aircraft Company, Wright (Raymond Huntley) tells Harry Stoper (Russell Waters) that there's to be a showdown about costs.

Mr. Denning Drives North - Tom Denning (John Mills) walks towards his garage. A difficult film for location identification with many close shots of buildings.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn002. Tom Denning (John Mills) walks towards his garage. A difficult film for location identification with many close shots of buildings.

Mr. Denning Drives North - The aircraft designer notices that the boot of his car is open.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn003. The aircraft designer notices that the boot of his car is open.

Mr. Denning Drives North - Seemingly under pressure from work, Denning takes a plane and flies at low height through the factory.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn004. Seemingly under pressure from work, Denning takes a plane and flies at low height through the factory.

Mr. Denning Drives North - After accidentally killing Mados in his apartment, Denning runs to fetch his car.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn005. After accidentally killing Mados in his apartment, Denning runs to fetch his car.

mddn005n. Exiting Sussex Mews East into Clifton Place, London W2 (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-12-2014)

Mr. Denning Drives North - Mados' body and belongings are loaded into the car before Denning drives away.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn006. Mados' body and belongings are loaded into the car before Denning drives away.

mddn006n. Sussex Lodge, Sussex Place, London W2. I suppose white vans carry more in the end. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-12-2014)

Mr. Denning Drives North - Mr. Denning does indeed drive north.  Unfortunately for us looking for locations, it's in the dark, sometimes back projected and partly in studios.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn007. Mr. Denning does indeed drive north. Unfortunately for us looking for locations, it's in the dark, sometimes back projected and partly in studios.

Mr. Denning Drives North - Members of the Traveller community arrive as the inquest into Manos' death continues.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn008. Members of the Traveller community arrive as the inquest into Manos' death continues.

mddn008n. A comparison from ground level by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-02-2015)

Mr. Denning Drives North - The Denning family leave court after the net appears to close in . . . . before being released.
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn009. The Denning family leave court after the net appears to close in . . . . before being released.

Mr. Denning Drives North - It wouldn't happen in an American film of the time but Denning drives away free after his family and friends rally round!
Mr. Denning Drives North

mddn010. It wouldn't happen in an American film of the time but Denning drives away free after his family and friends rally round!

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