FILM : Challenge, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Challenge, The 1960 Jayne Mansfield, Anthony Quayle, Carl Möhner Hampshire, London, Middlesex
Director : John Gilling   Production Company : Alexandra  Region : LONDON C-D,SOUTH EAST A-D

After serving time for robbery, a gang member's son is held to ransom when he recovers the stolen loot.

Screen captures uploaded by John Tunstill.

Also known as 'It Takes a Thief' (US Title)

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE ON AMAZON - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

The Challenge DVD [1960]

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Challenge, The - Bet these are still there, bijoux and gentrified. Yes they are, at the junction of Church Street with Mill Plat in Isleworth, Middlesex. The road also appears in 'Dublin Nightmare' and 'Salt & Pepper'.
Challenge, The

itat060. Bet these are still there, bijoux and gentrified. Yes they are, at the junction of Church Street with Mill Plat in Isleworth, Middlesex. The road also appears in 'Dublin Nightmare' and 'Salt & Pepper'.

itat060n. Ian Hedgcock captured the location.
(Modern Photo Added: 18-08-2015)

Challenge, The - There appears to be water on the right. This is Church Street in Isleworth looking east from The London Apprentice pub advises Ian. The view looking the other way was seen in 'Her Private Hell'.
Challenge, The

itat061. There appears to be water on the right. This is Church Street in Isleworth looking east from The London Apprentice pub advises Ian. The view looking the other way was seen in 'Her Private Hell'.

itat061n. Taken by Ian who adds "It's difficult to get the same height as in the screen capture without being a lot taller!"
(Modern Photo Added: 18-08-2015)

Challenge, The - Longmoor Military Railway again? with adjacent roadway and a level crossing.
Challenge, The

itat062. Longmoor Military Railway again? with adjacent roadway and a level crossing.

Challenge, The - A few houses, but above
Challenge, The

itat063. A few houses, but above "my" MGA a 1960's roadsign, Obligatory or mandatory triangle within a circle which usually had a square panel beneath "Halt Major Road Ahead".

Challenge, The - Longmoor Military Railway again? With a building slightly left of centre.
Challenge, The

itat064. Longmoor Military Railway again? With a building slightly left of centre.

Challenge, The - A pavillion?
Challenge, The

itat065. A pavillion?

Challenge, The - The cops are in the middle of Circus Road, London NW8 preparing to turn into...........
Challenge, The

itat066. The cops are in the middle of Circus Road, London NW8 preparing to turn into...........

itat066n. As near as I would venture into the middle of the road. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-01-2015)

Challenge, The - .......the Hospital of St. John and St. Elizabeth, Circus Road entrance opposite Cavendish Avenue.
Challenge, The

itat067. .......the Hospital of St. John and St. Elizabeth, Circus Road entrance opposite Cavendish Avenue.

itat067n. Now a Medical Practice with a barrier. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-01-2015)

Challenge, The - A hospital chapel. The Church of St John of Jerusalem, Circus Road, London NW8
Challenge, The

itat068. A hospital chapel. The Church of St John of Jerusalem, Circus Road, London NW8

itat068n. Doors closed today and building infill, at least it is in sympathy. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-01-2015)

Challenge, The - The chapel is now on the right. And there are two nurses so it must be a hospital mustn't it?
Challenge, The

itat069. The chapel is now on the right. And there are two nurses so it must be a hospital mustn't it?

itat069n. A Medical Centre now with more parking facilities. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-01-2015)

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