FILM : Scarlet Thread, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Scarlet Thread, The 1951 Kathleen Byron, Laurence Harvey, Sydney Tafler, Arthur Hill, Dora Bryan Cambridgeshire, London
Director : Lewis Gilbert   Production Company : Nettlefold Films, International Realist  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z

A small time crook is looking for the high life and an educated gang boss living the high life both take part in a robbery that goes wrong.

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Scarlet Thread, The - Sam watches a car being parked with a view to stealing it for “a job”. Harley Street, London  W1.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth011. Sam watches a car being parked with a view to stealing it for “a job”. Harley Street, London W1.

scarth011n. If someone had parked in the same place, its been "nicked".
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Securely locked, but by whom and where? Unusual brick wall for a West End location. This is a different lady with different clothes and a hat!
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth012. Securely locked, but by whom and where? Unusual brick wall for a West End location. This is a different lady with different clothes and a hat!

Scarlet Thread, The - Sam arrives at SPORTSDROME with the car and Freddie and Marcon go to get in. Charing Cross Road, looking North. Denmark Street off to the right and Manette Street to the left.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth013. Sam arrives at SPORTSDROME with the car and Freddie and Marcon go to get in. Charing Cross Road, looking North. Denmark Street off to the right and Manette Street to the left.

scarth013n. Foyles have moved down the road as in scarth009
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - They proceed through London. Tottenham Court Road, London W1. The Dominion Theatre just to the right side.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth014. They proceed through London. Tottenham Court Road, London W1. The Dominion Theatre just to the right side.

scarth014n. A short break in the traffic lights.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - An establishing shot for their arrival in Cambridge. The Gothic revival fountain (foreground) replaced Hobson's Conduit which was moved. Many Cambridge views also appear in Bachelor of Hearts.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth015. An establishing shot for their arrival in Cambridge. The Gothic revival fountain (foreground) replaced Hobson's Conduit which was moved. Many Cambridge views also appear in Bachelor of Hearts.

scarth015n. From ground level. Most of the fountain was demolished in 1953.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - They make their way through Cambridge. St. John’s Street and St. John’s College.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth016. They make their way through Cambridge. St. John’s Street and St. John’s College.

scarth016n. Still impossible to get the correct angle even though it is largely pedestrianised.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Old Divinity School, St John’s College
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth017. Old Divinity School, St John’s College

Scarlet Thread, The - Lawn Quadrangle, Kings College with the statue of Henry Vl.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth018. Lawn Quadrangle, Kings College with the statue of Henry Vl.

Scarlet Thread, The - “The Backs”, Clare Bridge, Clare College.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth019. “The Backs”, Clare Bridge, Clare College.

scarth019n. Less greenery for once.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - After a tour of the City the next scene captures another cast member, Shaw (Arthur Hill) walking towards the college with a view to visiting the Deans daughter. Kings Parade.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth020. After a tour of the City the next scene captures another cast member, Shaw (Arthur Hill) walking towards the college with a view to visiting the Deans daughter. Kings Parade.

scarth020n. No gowned Profs today.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

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