FILM : Spiral Staircase, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Spiral Staircase, The 1975 Jacqueline Bisset, Christopher Plummer, Sam Wanamaker, John Phillip Law, Gayle Hunnicutt, John Ronane Berkshire
Director : Peter Collinson   Production Company : Raven Films  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

Killer targets those with physical disabilities, such as a widow who's lost her voice after losing her family. This remake of the 1946 classic, here aimed for US TV, was released in cinemas outside the US. SJ

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The Spiral Staircase [DVD] [1975] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Spiral Staircase, The - Blind girl (Heather Lowe) with her guide dog passes a modern-looking church.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair001. Blind girl (Heather Lowe) with her guide dog passes a modern-looking church.

spiralstair001n. Nick Williams provides this shot identifying it as The Catholic Church of St Joseph, Stanley Walk, Bracknell, Berks. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Spiral Staircase, The - Well, this
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair002. Well, this "staircase" spirals (there isn't another one in the film).

Spiral Staircase, The - Looks freshly built: we are supposed to believe this is the USA, Boston area.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair003. Looks freshly built: we are supposed to believe this is the USA, Boston area.

spiralstair003n. Nick Williams confirms that this is not Boston, USA but Bracknell, Berks. He says that "Bracknell’s undergoing major redevelopment, so this area has now gone. But it was the western end of Broadway, Bracknell (that’s the eyesore that was Winchester House ('the 3M building') in the background. spiralstair002 is the same area" (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Spiral Staircase, The - A killer's hand is following Lowe. The location was also seen in 'The Offence'.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair004. A killer's hand is following Lowe. The location was also seen in 'The Offence'.

Spiral Staircase, The - A killer has her in his/her sights.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair005. A killer has her in his/her sights.

Spiral Staircase, The - Bisset and Ronane arrive at the murder scene. This high rise is next to the underpass. And puts it in Bracknell, Berkshire.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair006. Bisset and Ronane arrive at the murder scene. This high rise is next to the underpass. And puts it in Bracknell, Berkshire.

spiralstair006n. Nick Williams says that the screen capture was of Winchester House, Bracknell, which, he says, has now been demolished, as has the nearby underpass. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Spiral Staircase, The - Wanamaker waits for an examination of the corpse.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair007. Wanamaker waits for an examination of the corpse.

spiralstair007n. Nick says that now the underpass has now gone, there is just a walkway that is roughly where it used to be (by Waitrose). (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 28-01-2016)

Spiral Staircase, The - Bisset enters her uncles' house. Binfield Manor, Warfield, Berkshire, also seen in 'The Stud' and 'Blind Terror'.
Spiral Staircase, The

spiralstair008. Bisset enters her uncles' house. Binfield Manor, Warfield, Berkshire, also seen in 'The Stud' and 'Blind Terror'.

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