FILM : Make Mine Mink
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Make Mine Mink 1960 Terry-Thomas, Athene Seyler, Hattie Jacques, Billie Whitelaw, Elspeth Duxbury, Jack Hedley London
Director : Robert Asher   Production Company : The Rank Organisation  Region : LONDON M-N

A group of eccentric misfits set out to steal mink coats in order to donate funds to charity.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by Bob Nicholls

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Make Mine Mink - Lily (Billie Whitelaw) heads back to Dame Beatrice Appleby's Kensington apartment where she works as a maid. Immediately on the left is Durward House on Kensington Court W8. Location identified by Simon James.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi001. Lily (Billie Whitelaw) heads back to Dame Beatrice Appleby's Kensington apartment where she works as a maid. Immediately on the left is Durward House on Kensington Court W8. Location identified by Simon James.

mamimi001n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2015)

Make Mine Mink - Dame Beatrice's house guests look down into the street as their host's car approaches. Simon advises that this is Kensington Court with Kensington Court Mansions on the left. This first view of the Standard 8 featured throughout the film.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi002. Dame Beatrice's house guests look down into the street as their host's car approaches. Simon advises that this is Kensington Court with Kensington Court Mansions on the left. This first view of the Standard 8 featured throughout the film.

mamimi002n. From ground level. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2015)

Make Mine Mink - Next door neighbour Lionel Spanager (Sydney Tafler) arrives home with a mink coat for his wife. Kensington Court, London W8 located by Simon James.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi003. Next door neighbour Lionel Spanager (Sydney Tafler) arrives home with a mink coat for his wife. Kensington Court, London W8 located by Simon James.

mamimi003n. All buildings intact. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2015)

Make Mine Mink - Lily returns to the street to collect the Dame's shopping from the car. The southern end of Kensington Court. Standard 8, which features so prominently in the script of the Cinema of Darkness.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi004. Lily returns to the street to collect the Dame's shopping from the car. The southern end of Kensington Court. Standard 8, which features so prominently in the script of the Cinema of Darkness.

mamimi004n. The block opposite Durward House. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2015)

Make Mine Mink - Dame Beatrice and her lodgers watch as Lily leaves the apartment for an afternoon with her boyfriend Jim Benham (Jack Hedley). Kensington Court W8 identified by Simon James.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi005. Dame Beatrice and her lodgers watch as Lily leaves the apartment for an afternoon with her boyfriend Jim Benham (Jack Hedley). Kensington Court W8 identified by Simon James.

mamimi005n. Just beaten by the DHL van. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-07-2015)

Make Mine Mink - After Major Rayne, Dame Beatrice and the others agree to steal furs, the first shop is targeted. Facing Queen's Grove from Queen's Terrace in NW8. The phone box has gone but the post box remains as does our favourite car.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi006. After Major Rayne, Dame Beatrice and the others agree to steal furs, the first shop is targeted. Facing Queen's Grove from Queen's Terrace in NW8. The phone box has gone but the post box remains as does our favourite car.

mamimi006n. All intact. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-02-2016)

Make Mine Mink - Elizabeth
Make Mine Mink

mamimi007. Elizabeth "Pinkie" Pinkerton (Elspeth Duxbury) and Dame Beatrice Appleby (Athene Seyler) get out of the battered car. Why does the car appear so often? Maybe Dogsbody, who used the Hammersmith location so many, many times, wishes again to show his control.

mamimi007n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-02-2016)

Make Mine Mink - Dame Beatrice phones the Major to call Madame Spolinski away from her shop.  The junction of Queen's Grove and Queen's Terrace.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi008. Dame Beatrice phones the Major to call Madame Spolinski away from her shop. The junction of Queen's Grove and Queen's Terrace.

mamimi008n. The phone box has definitely gone. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-02-2016)

Make Mine Mink - Pinkerton watches as Madame Spolinski leaves the premises. Outside The Knights of St. John's Tavern on Queen's Terrace NW8.  The pub closed in the early 1990s but the building survives.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi009. Pinkerton watches as Madame Spolinski leaves the premises. Outside The Knights of St. John's Tavern on Queen's Terrace NW8. The pub closed in the early 1990s but the building survives.

mamimi009n. A bland office front on the ground floor, but it looks better higher with its original name intact. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-02-2016)

Make Mine Mink - Dame Beatrice enters the shop behind Pinkerton and the two successfully make off with fur coats. Queen's Grove in St. John's Wood.
Make Mine Mink

mamimi010. Dame Beatrice enters the shop behind Pinkerton and the two successfully make off with fur coats. Queen's Grove in St. John's Wood.

mamimi010n. A railing's appeared but the wall is behind the fleet of parked cars. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-02-2016)

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