FILM : Hour of Decision
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Hour of Decision 1957 Jeff Morrow, Hazel Court, Carl Bernard, Anthony Dawson, Lionel Jeffries London
Director : C M Pennington-Richards   Production Company : Tempean Films   Region : LONDON H-L

An American reporter, Joe Saunders (Jeff Morrow) finds out that a mystery woman wanted by the police for the murder of an unpleasant columnist’s murder is in fact his own wife. Joe sets out to find the real killer and clear his wife Margaret (Hazel Court).

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Hour of Decision - The scene is set, Piccadilly Circus and London’s club land.
Hour of Decision

hofd001. The scene is set, Piccadilly Circus and London’s club land.

hofd001n. Much busier now, night or day.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Hour of Decision - Gary Bax (Anthony Dawson), the unpleasant columnist, is joined for drinks at his table by “Peggy” (Hazel Court). He, shortly after, collapses and dies, whilst she goes off to his flat to try and recover some old letters. Barrie House, Lancaster gate, London W2 where she enters with a key.
Hour of Decision

hofd002. Gary Bax (Anthony Dawson), the unpleasant columnist, is joined for drinks at his table by “Peggy” (Hazel Court). He, shortly after, collapses and dies, whilst she goes off to his flat to try and recover some old letters. Barrie House, Lancaster gate, London W2 where she enters with a key.

hofd002n. Now, by daylight. They seem to have disposed of the "Out" sign.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Hour of Decision - The scene is further set with the apartment block where “Peggy”, Margaret Saunders lives before cutting inside. The morning paper tells of the death of Gary Bax with a photograph of Peggy’s fur and notable bracelet. Kings Court, Hamlet Gardens, London, W6
Hour of Decision

hofd003. The scene is further set with the apartment block where “Peggy”, Margaret Saunders lives before cutting inside. The morning paper tells of the death of Gary Bax with a photograph of Peggy’s fur and notable bracelet. Kings Court, Hamlet Gardens, London, W6

hofd003n. I couldn't get quite as far back as I would have wished due to a scaffolding trailer which clearly was there for the duration.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2015)

Hour of Decision - By good fortune Joe Saunders (Jeff Morrow) is assigned to report on the case by his newspaper so armed with Peggy’s key to Gary’s apartment he heads off there. Barrie House again. Remember those tree trunks painted white so they could be seen during the blackout?
Hour of Decision

hofd004. By good fortune Joe Saunders (Jeff Morrow) is assigned to report on the case by his newspaper so armed with Peggy’s key to Gary’s apartment he heads off there. Barrie House again. Remember those tree trunks painted white so they could be seen during the blackout?

hofd004n. Still a nice place to live with a new tree.
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Hour of Decision - Having found the letters the police begin to build a picture of who they are looking for. Joe realizes that he must speak to everyone else at the club that night to find out who did poison Gary and goes off to see the estranged Mrs Olive Bax (Mary Laura Wood). St Peter’s Square, London W6
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hofd005. Having found the letters the police begin to build a picture of who they are looking for. Joe realizes that he must speak to everyone else at the club that night to find out who did poison Gary and goes off to see the estranged Mrs Olive Bax (Mary Laura Wood). St Peter’s Square, London W6

hofd005n. Still the only house in the square that does not have urn or similar between those curls, maybe that is why they let the greenery grow.
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Hour of Decision - She is not at home but he overhears that she is at the “Grayson Nursing Home”. Unknown location.
Hour of Decision

hofd006. She is not at home but he overhears that she is at the “Grayson Nursing Home”. Unknown location.

Hour of Decision - His next stop is Kings Court, Kings Street/Hamlet Gardens, London W6 to see Mrs Eileen Chadwick (Vanda Godsell) A different angle to 003 to suggest a different location.
Hour of Decision

hofd007. His next stop is Kings Court, Kings Street/Hamlet Gardens, London W6 to see Mrs Eileen Chadwick (Vanda Godsell) A different angle to 003 to suggest a different location.

hofd007n. That pillar has gone but not much else has changed.
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Hour of Decision - They talk on her balcony. The balcony ironwork looks to be the same as seen in “Blackout” 014. For the moment unknown location.
Hour of Decision

hofd007a. They talk on her balcony. The balcony ironwork looks to be the same as seen in “Blackout” 014. For the moment unknown location.

Hour of Decision - Joe heads off via Piccadilly Circus…..
Hour of Decision

hofd008. Joe heads off via Piccadilly Circus…..

hofd008n. OK, so they moved "Eros".
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Hour of Decision - Buckingham Palace….
Hour of Decision

hofd009. Buckingham Palace….

hofd009n. The crowds are a little less ordered now.
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