FILM : Off the Dole
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Off the Dole 1935 George Formby, Beryl Formby, Constance Shotter, Dan Crisp, James Plant London
Director : Arthur Mertz   Production Company : Mancunian Film  Region : LONDON O-Q

A young man has his dole denied to him for moonlighting and not trying to find work so his uncle asks him to take over his detective agency.

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Off The Dole (George Formby) (1935) (DVD)

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Off the Dole - Only three locations spotted in this early Formby feature. This is the first and unfortunately, there's not much to go on.
Off the Dole

offdo001. Only three locations spotted in this early Formby feature. This is the first and unfortunately, there's not much to go on.

Off the Dole - The Ministry of Labour's Employment Exchange where John Willie collects his dole.
Off the Dole

offdo002. The Ministry of Labour's Employment Exchange where John Willie collects his dole.

Off the Dole - A poor quality shot of another street.
Off the Dole

offdo003. A poor quality shot of another street.

Off the Dole - John Willie (George Formby) outside the Labour Exchange. Could this be Camden Town's Employment Exchange on Wilmot Place?
Off the Dole

offdo004. John Willie (George Formby) outside the Labour Exchange. Could this be Camden Town's Employment Exchange on Wilmot Place?

Off the Dole - A look to the left outside the Employment Exchange gates.
Off the Dole

offdo005. A look to the left outside the Employment Exchange gates.

Off the Dole - And a look to the right. The distance doesn't look quite right for Wilmot Place but this was 1935!
Off the Dole

offdo006. And a look to the right. The distance doesn't look quite right for Wilmot Place but this was 1935!

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