FILM : Scarlet Thread, The
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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 - Meanwhile Marcon, Freddie and Sam are making their way through town. Oh yes, they have remembered to change the number plate. I have not been able to place this location.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth021. Meanwhile Marcon, Freddie and Sam are making their way through town. Oh yes, they have remembered to change the number plate. I have not been able to place this location.

Scarlet Thread, The - The car pulls up outside North Court, St John's College and Freddie and Marcon get out. Bridge Street.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth022. The car pulls up outside North Court, St John's College and Freddie and Marcon get out. Bridge Street.

scarth022n. That tree has matured.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - They cross Bridge Street and walk along, St Clement’s to the left of Marcon. Except they would have been further forward than this.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth023. They cross Bridge Street and walk along, St Clement’s to the left of Marcon. Except they would have been further forward than this.

scarth023n. At least the scaffolding did not intrude on the shot.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Marcon and Freddie view the jewellery they are about to smash and grab.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth024. Marcon and Freddie view the jewellery they are about to smash and grab.

scarth024n. It is a clearer shot from outside the shop as it is now.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - As they make their escape towards the waiting car that has pulled up opposite them, someone gets in the way and Freddie shoots.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth025. As they make their escape towards the waiting car that has pulled up opposite them, someone gets in the way and Freddie shoots.

scarth025n. A small piece of redeveloped infill.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - With that, Sam drives off and Marcon and Freddie make a run for it , chased by some good citizens of Cambridge. A high long shot of North Court where Sam dropped off Marcon and Freddie prior to the robbery.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth026. With that, Sam drives off and Marcon and Freddie make a run for it , chased by some good citizens of Cambridge. A high long shot of North Court where Sam dropped off Marcon and Freddie prior to the robbery.

scarth026n. Best possible shot from ground level.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Additional shot of their escape for historic record purposes. Bridge Street….just before…
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth026a. Additional shot of their escape for historic record purposes. Bridge Street….just before…

scarth26an. Few things stay the same.
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Scarlet Thread, The - ...they dodge down a side street. Ram Yard to the left and Round Church Street to the right.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth027. ...they dodge down a side street. Ram Yard to the left and Round Church Street to the right.

scarth027n. It is just Round Church Street now, all the central development has been swept away.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Along a back street. Is that one of Ridgeon’s premises on the right? But which one? I stand to be corrected but I believe this to be Park Street.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth028. Along a back street. Is that one of Ridgeon’s premises on the right? But which one? I stand to be corrected but I believe this to be Park Street.

Scarlet Thread, The - They continue to be pursued by students who look as if it is all a jolly jape rather than chasing murdering robbers. Unknown location.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth029. They continue to be pursued by students who look as if it is all a jolly jape rather than chasing murdering robbers. Unknown location.

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