FILM : Wonderful Things!
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Wonderful Things! 1958 Frankie Vaughan, Jeremy Spenser, Jocelyn Lane, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Jean Dawnay Gibraltar
Director : Herbert Wilcox   Production Company : Herbert Wilcox Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z,SPAIN

The story of a fisherman in Gibraltar who falls in love with a beautiful young English girl.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Wonderful Things! - The film begins with a view of Gibraltar from a landing plane. The territory was seen in 'I Was Monty's Double'.
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wonth001. The film begins with a view of Gibraltar from a landing plane. The territory was seen in 'I Was Monty's Double'.

wonth001n. Lionel and Cynthia Sear made the most of their window seat on the left of the plane. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-04-2017)

Wonderful Things! - Fishing boats return home after a night at sea. Catalan Bay on the east side of Gibraltar.
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wonth002. Fishing boats return home after a night at sea. Catalan Bay on the east side of Gibraltar.

wonth002n. Lionel and Cynthia witnessed the substantial changes as they looked up towards Sir Herbert Miles Road. This could almost cover wonth007 as well. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-04-2017)

Wonderful Things! - Pepita (Jocelyn Lane) heads for the small beach. There only appear to be two named roads in Catalan Bay so these back streets can't be identified in the usual way.
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wonth003. Pepita (Jocelyn Lane) heads for the small beach. There only appear to be two named roads in Catalan Bay so these back streets can't be identified in the usual way.

Wonderful Things! - Fishermen stow their nets as the young woman passes by.
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wonth004. Fishermen stow their nets as the young woman passes by.

Wonderful Things! - Schoolchildren head into the village. La Caleta a Gibraltar.
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wonth005. Schoolchildren head into the village. La Caleta a Gibraltar.

wonth005n. Despite the changes and pushing the limits of 'Keep Out" signs Lionel and Cynthia were reassured by the faint matching rock formations on the right. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-04-2017)

Wonderful Things! - Carmello (Frankie Vaughan) and Mario Gomez (Jeremy Spenser) haul in their fishing net as Pepita reaches the beach. Catalan Bay with Our Lady of Sorrows church standing in the left background.
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wonth006. Carmello (Frankie Vaughan) and Mario Gomez (Jeremy Spenser) haul in their fishing net as Pepita reaches the beach. Catalan Bay with Our Lady of Sorrows church standing in the left background.

wonth006n. Catalan Bay is almost totally changed but Lionel and Cynthia were pleased to see that the church, at least, remains untouched. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-04-2017)

Wonderful Things! - Pepita helps the brothers. Facing north from the beach with Sir Herbert Miles Road running off in the right distance.
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wonth007. Pepita helps the brothers. Facing north from the beach with Sir Herbert Miles Road running off in the right distance.

Wonderful Things! - The two men vie over the attentions of Pepita.
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wonth008. The two men vie over the attentions of Pepita.

Wonderful Things! - Pepita and Carmello spend time together.
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wonth009. Pepita and Carmello spend time together.

Wonderful Things! - The start of a pan showing Gibraltar International Airport from the Rock of Gibraltar.
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wonth010. The start of a pan showing Gibraltar International Airport from the Rock of Gibraltar.

wonth010n. Lionel and Cynthia found that there are several candidates on the north side of The Rock for the actual location of this and wonth011n. Their shots were taken from Princess Caroline's Battery which affords superb views to the north through to the south-west. This one faces west. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-04-2017)

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