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.

Screen captures and uncredited now shots uploaded by Richard Lovejoy

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Scarlet Thread, The - Turning out of Park Street into Jesus Lane.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth030. Turning out of Park Street into Jesus Lane.

scarth030n. More development swept away to aid traffic flow.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - They duck into Friends Meeting House, closely followed by their pursuers…….who run past…….
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth031. They duck into Friends Meeting House, closely followed by their pursuers…….who run past…….

scarth031n. The Friends Meeting House remains but in its new form since 1968.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - …….down Jesus Lane towards Bridge Street where they split up
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth032. …….down Jesus Lane towards Bridge Street where they split up

scarth032n. Slightly off line to avoid the sun......and the traffic.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Marcon and Freddie remove their masks and start to walk away leisurely. A reverse POV of 032 looking North East along Jesus Lane.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth033. Marcon and Freddie remove their masks and start to walk away leisurely. A reverse POV of 032 looking North East along Jesus Lane.

scarth033n. The gates and posts of "Little Trinity", Grade 1 listed can now be seen more clearly.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Act normal, there’s a copper. Guildhall Street, looking towards Petty Cury and Market Hill.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth034. Act normal, there’s a copper. Guildhall Street, looking towards Petty Cury and Market Hill.

scarth034n. I suppose we have to give way to change.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Phew, that was close!
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth035. Phew, that was close!

scarth035n. Now we know why they turned that road into a dead end.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - “Burton”, now there is a name we remember. Guildhall Street looking towards Market Hill and Petty Cury going off to the right. Where they are spotted and the chase starts again.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth036. “Burton”, now there is a name we remember. Guildhall Street looking towards Market Hill and Petty Cury going off to the right. Where they are spotted and the chase starts again.

scarth036n. Will we look back on Optical Express with fond memories in 65+ years?
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Into Market Place at the rear of Great St Mary. To the left can be seen Hobson’s Conduit Gothic water fountain that was demolished in 1953
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth037. Into Market Place at the rear of Great St Mary. To the left can be seen Hobson’s Conduit Gothic water fountain that was demolished in 1953

scarth037n. It's a pity a higher vantage point could not be obtained.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Past the shops with scaffolding, now that is usually erected for the “now” shot not the screen capture! St Mary’s Passage with Old School, Kings Parade, in the background.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth038. Past the shops with scaffolding, now that is usually erected for the “now” shot not the screen capture! St Mary’s Passage with Old School, Kings Parade, in the background.

scarth038n. An uninterrupted view for me.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - There, they accidentally bump into Eleanor (Renee Kelly) who’s path they will later come across once again. St. Mary’s Passage.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth039. There, they accidentally bump into Eleanor (Renee Kelly) who’s path they will later come across once again. St. Mary’s Passage.

scarth039n. I even managed to get the reflection.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

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