FILM : Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) 1953 Tom Conway, Mila Parély, Eric Pohlmann, Andrew Osborn, Richard Wattis, Margaret Halstan, Eileen Way London
Director : Terence Fisher   Production Company : Hammer Films  Region : LONDON T-Z

Tom Conway, a private detective, ex-FBI, is discharged by his employer, because he is getting too close to the truth. However, he stays on the jewel theft case after a model with information for him is murdered.

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Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - The film opens with a street scene and the showroom of the fashion house “Pascal” as the policeman on night duty tries the door, No3 Cavendish Square, London, W1
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm001. The film opens with a street scene and the showroom of the fashion house “Pascal” as the policeman on night duty tries the door, No3 Cavendish Square, London, W1

threesm001n. From ground level.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - The safe of “Pascal” is robbed and the following morning Mr Mercedes (Eric Pohlman) and Tom Conway, Private Investigator (Tom Conway) visit the premises. Cavendish Square, looking at the northern side.
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm002. The safe of “Pascal” is robbed and the following morning Mr Mercedes (Eric Pohlman) and Tom Conway, Private Investigator (Tom Conway) visit the premises. Cavendish Square, looking at the northern side.

threesm002n. The traffic is definitely one way these days.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - They arrive at the door to “Pascal” No 3
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm002a. They arrive at the door to “Pascal” No 3

threesm002an. Pity that decorative ironwork has gone.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - After interviewing some of the models Tom heads back to the offices of Mercedes, which adjoins a branch of Lloyds Bank. I felt that I should know this but JT gets there quicker, Berkeley Square in London W1 which was also seen in 'A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square' and 'The Titfield Thunderbolt'.
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm003. After interviewing some of the models Tom heads back to the offices of Mercedes, which adjoins a branch of Lloyds Bank. I felt that I should know this but JT gets there quicker, Berkeley Square in London W1 which was also seen in 'A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square' and 'The Titfield Thunderbolt'.

threesm003n. Peter found the same columns now behind the glass of a new building named as Berkeley Square House.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-03-2016)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - Eddie (Michael Rippert) goes to the “Pascal” showroom to see Mme. Fernande (Eileen Way).
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm004. Eddie (Michael Rippert) goes to the “Pascal” showroom to see Mme. Fernande (Eileen Way).

threesm004n. No visitors while I was there.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - Meanwhile Tom approaches the offices from the other direction and subsequently finds a reason to visit Lady Marchant (Margaret Halstan). Looking at the southern side of the Square.
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm005. Meanwhile Tom approaches the offices from the other direction and subsequently finds a reason to visit Lady Marchant (Margaret Halstan). Looking at the southern side of the Square.

threesm005n. All the background has been re-developed.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - Finding Lady Marchant dead he heads off to the offices of D.I. MacLeod (Richard Wattis)  at “West End Central” police station, Saville Row. Davies Street, London, W1
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm006. Finding Lady Marchant dead he heads off to the offices of D.I. MacLeod (Richard Wattis) at “West End Central” police station, Saville Row. Davies Street, London, W1

threesm006n. A little busier these days, an even greater need for those lights.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - Tom leaves the police station, but this is not Saville Row Police Station as we now know it. Watched by Eddie who follows him.
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm007. Tom leaves the police station, but this is not Saville Row Police Station as we now know it. Watched by Eddie who follows him.

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - Tom leaves his apartment to see that Eddie is parked just behind him.  Maitland Court, Gloucester Terrace entrance. Also seen in Mantrap, Whispering Smith Hits London
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm008. Tom leaves his apartment to see that Eddie is parked just behind him. Maitland Court, Gloucester Terrace entrance. Also seen in Mantrap, Whispering Smith Hits London

threesm008n. I still prefer the original background terrace.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange) - And approaches him. Eddie warns him off questioning Mme. Fernande. Gloucester Terrace, London
Three Stops to Murder (aka Blood Orange)

threesm009. And approaches him. Eddie warns him off questioning Mme. Fernande. Gloucester Terrace, London

threesm009n. Fortunately all the cars were unoccupied.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-11-2015)

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