FILM : Shop at Sly Corner, The
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Shop at Sly Corner, The 1947 Oskar Homolka, Muriel Pavlow, Farr, Kenneth Griffith London
Director : George King   Production Company : Pennant Pictures  Region : LONDON R-S

A French expatriate and former prisoner runs an antiques shop while caring for his daughter but his wealth comes more from being a fence for stolen goods than dealing with collectables.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

Also known as 'Code of Scotland Yard' (US Title)

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Shop At Sly Corner [1947] [DVD]

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Shop at Sly Corner, The - Being blackmailed by an employee, antique shop owner Descius Heiss arranges to meet an old pal at London Zoo. This is the Sea Lion Pond at the zoo in Regent's Park NW1.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco001. Being blackmailed by an employee, antique shop owner Descius Heiss arranges to meet an old pal at London Zoo. This is the Sea Lion Pond at the zoo in Regent's Park NW1.

Shop at Sly Corner, The - As the crowd watches the sea lions, Desius Heiss (Oskar Homolka) comes into view. Regent's Park, London NW1.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco002. As the crowd watches the sea lions, Desius Heiss (Oskar Homolka) comes into view. Regent's Park, London NW1.

Shop at Sly Corner, The - Descius talks with his old partner Corder Morris (Manning Whiley). More of the Sea Lions at London Zoo.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco003. Descius talks with his old partner Corder Morris (Manning Whiley). More of the Sea Lions at London Zoo.

Shop at Sly Corner, The - With the meeting over, Morris leaves the zoo. The entrance to London Zoo on Outer Circle, Regent's Park NW1 also seen in 'Sabotage', 'Arabesque' and 'The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer'.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco004. With the meeting over, Morris leaves the zoo. The entrance to London Zoo on Outer Circle, Regent's Park NW1 also seen in 'Sabotage', 'Arabesque' and 'The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer'.

shslco004n. Peter found that after 69 years some things just have to change. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-04-2016)

Shop at Sly Corner, The - Morris gets into his car and drives away. Outer Circle in NW1.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco005. Morris gets into his car and drives away. Outer Circle in NW1.

Shop at Sly Corner, The - The car is driven over Hammersmith Bridge linking the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham with the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco006. The car is driven over Hammersmith Bridge linking the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham with the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames.

shslco006n. Looking towards the Digby Mansions, prolifically seen in films. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-12-2015)

Shop at Sly Corner, The - Hammersmith Bridge from the junction of Castelnau and Riverview Gardens in SW13.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco007. Hammersmith Bridge from the junction of Castelnau and Riverview Gardens in SW13.

shslco007n. This area was also seen in 'Curse of the Golem (aka It!)' and 'Midnight Lace'. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-12-2015)

Shop at Sly Corner, The - Morris heads away from the city.
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco008. Morris heads away from the city.

Shop at Sly Corner, The - A police car begins to pursue Morris as he passes at high speed. Peter Brown, based on shslco010, places this as the Scilly Isles roundabout. Despite the passage of time the configuration would certainly support. (RL)
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco009. A police car begins to pursue Morris as he passes at high speed. Peter Brown, based on shslco010, places this as the Scilly Isles roundabout. Despite the passage of time the configuration would certainly support. (RL)

Shop at Sly Corner, The - The chase continues as police officers at headquarters are alerted. Peter Brown paid attention to the dialogue and found the bridge on the Kingston-By-Pass, indeed the bridge parapet remains very much the same. BUT, the road has been widened so which way were they going? To check on Google or if you are out with your camera 51°22'28.41
Shop at Sly Corner, The

shslco010. The chase continues as police officers at headquarters are alerted. Peter Brown paid attention to the dialogue and found the bridge on the Kingston-By-Pass, indeed the bridge parapet remains very much the same. BUT, the road has been widened so which way were they going? To check on Google or if you are out with your camera 51°22'28.41"N 0°20'27.19"W (RL)

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