FILM : Old Dark House, The
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Old Dark House, The 1963 Tom Poston, Robert Morley, Janette Scott, Joyce Grenfell, Mervyn Johns, Fenella Fielding Berkshire, London
Director : William Castle   Production Company : Columbia Pictures, William Castle Productions, Hammer  Region : LONDON O-Q,SOUTH EAST M-Q

An American selling cars in England receives a mysterious invitation from an old, eccentric millionaire to visit the house where he and his twin brother live.

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The Old Dark House (Region 2)

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Old Dark House, The - A brand new Lincoln Continental is driven up to the entrance of the Mayfair Casino in London. Cheyne Walk in London SW3 with Battersea Bridge in the background.
Old Dark House, The

oldaho001. A brand new Lincoln Continental is driven up to the entrance of the Mayfair Casino in London. Cheyne Walk in London SW3 with Battersea Bridge in the background.

oldaho001n. Peter did his best to dodge the scaffolding.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-09-2015)

Old Dark House, The - After getting out of the car, Tom Penderel (Tom Poston) turns as he climbs the casino steps. The entrance of The Courtyard House on Cheyne Walk in Chelsea.
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oldaho002. After getting out of the car, Tom Penderel (Tom Poston) turns as he climbs the casino steps. The entrance of The Courtyard House on Cheyne Walk in Chelsea.

oldaho002n. Refurbishment taking place around the same steps and doorway in this shot from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-09-2015)

Old Dark House, The - The car dealer quickly polishes the chromium plating before going inside to find the car's new owner, Casper Femm. Cheyne Walk with the memorial to Sir Hans Sloane in the grounds of Chelsea Old Church to the right.
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oldaho003. The car dealer quickly polishes the chromium plating before going inside to find the car's new owner, Casper Femm. Cheyne Walk with the memorial to Sir Hans Sloane in the grounds of Chelsea Old Church to the right.

oldaho003n. Peter found a more modern car.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-09-2015)

Old Dark House, The - Tom drives away from the casino after being tasked by Casper Femm to take the car to his Dartmoor home. Facing east on Cheyne Walk SW3.
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oldaho004. Tom drives away from the casino after being tasked by Casper Femm to take the car to his Dartmoor home. Facing east on Cheyne Walk SW3.

oldaho004n. You may just be able to see Battersea Power Station's chimneys through the trees in this image by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-09-2015)

Old Dark House, The - The camera pans with the Lincoln to face west on Cheyne Walk.
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oldaho005. The camera pans with the Lincoln to face west on Cheyne Walk.

oldaho005n. Peter captured the same spot with Lots Road Power Station's chimneys through the branches.
(Modern Photo Added: 14-09-2015)

Old Dark House, The - Tom takes extra care of the car as he heads away from the city and on through the countryside.
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oldaho006. Tom takes extra care of the car as he heads away from the city and on through the countryside.

Old Dark House, The - In pouring rain, Tom makes his way to Femm Hall after a grotesque falls onto the car at the gateway. Oakley Court on Windsor Road, Oakley Green near Windsor in Berkshire.
Old Dark House, The

oldaho007. In pouring rain, Tom makes his way to Femm Hall after a grotesque falls onto the car at the gateway. Oakley Court on Windsor Road, Oakley Green near Windsor in Berkshire.

Old Dark House, The - Femm Hall is seen sporadically as time passes and the cast are bumped off one by one. Oakley Court was also seen in 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show', 'And Now The Screaming Starts', 'The House in Nightmare Park' and 'The Man in Black'.
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oldaho008. Femm Hall is seen sporadically as time passes and the cast are bumped off one by one. Oakley Court was also seen in 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show', 'And Now The Screaming Starts', 'The House in Nightmare Park' and 'The Man in Black'.

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