FILM : Straw Man, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Straw Man, The 1953 Dermot Walsh, Clifford Evans, Lana Morris, Amy Dalby Brighton
Director : Donald Taylor   Production Company : Hedgerley Films Ltd  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

An investigator from an insurance company is hired to look into the mysterious murder of a wealthy client's female friend. The insurance detective begins suspecting the wife and a local private eye that he was using of being behind the killing. Eventually the insurance investigator corners the private eye, who attempts to kill him. At the close the wife kills the private eye and admits they together framed the husband in order to collect the insurance monies. Other than the opening sequence the whole film is studio based.

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Straw Man, The - Lucy Graham (Amy Dalby) exits 10-11 Pavilion Street, Brighton, her place of employment.
Straw Man, The

stmn001. Lucy Graham (Amy Dalby) exits 10-11 Pavilion Street, Brighton, her place of employment.

stmn001n. Now part of the Brighton University.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2015)

Straw Man, The - She posts a letter on her way home.
Straw Man, The

stmn002. She posts a letter on her way home.

stmn002n. The original KEVll letterbox is still there.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2015)

Straw Man, The - After which she looks to catch a bus. Grand Parade, Brighton facing the Royal Albion Hotel.
Straw Man, The

stmn003. After which she looks to catch a bus. Grand Parade, Brighton facing the Royal Albion Hotel.

stmn003n. No shortage of buses these days, particularly when taking shots for RS.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2015)

Straw Man, The - A car follows her bus along Marine Parade.
Straw Man, The

stmn004. A car follows her bus along Marine Parade.

stmn004n. Pity about that pole but that's progress!
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