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 - Dazed, she looks to see them continue their escape with pursuers hot on their heals. Kings Parade with Old School in the background.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth040. Dazed, she looks to see them continue their escape with pursuers hot on their heals. Kings Parade with Old School in the background.

scarth040n. Pity about the tent but it could be worse.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Once again we are looking along Kings Parade.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth041. Once again we are looking along Kings Parade.

scarth041n. And once again I am back there.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Marcon and Freddie enter Kings College. Since visiting Cambridge and a little research it is the entrance in Kings Lane.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth042. Marcon and Freddie enter Kings College. Since visiting Cambridge and a little research it is the entrance in Kings Lane.

Scarlet Thread, The - They run across the The Great Court, Trinity College to a bridge…
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scarth043. They run across the The Great Court, Trinity College to a bridge… A "now" even from ground level is not possible without prior permission.

Scarlet Thread, The - …….think twice about crossing and open a handy gate to a garden, that of the College Master. Clare Bridge
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth044. …….think twice about crossing and open a handy gate to a garden, that of the College Master. Clare Bridge

scarth044n. I am sure that I have captured the wrong direction but I just couldn't get the perspective to work from inside.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - Once in the garden they are confronted by the Masters daughter Josephine (Kathleen Byron) who having found out that Marcon was an old student of the college invites them in for tea where much of the subsequent action takes place.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth045. Once in the garden they are confronted by the Masters daughter Josephine (Kathleen Byron) who having found out that Marcon was an old student of the college invites them in for tea where much of the subsequent action takes place.

Scarlet Thread, The - Meanwhile Josephine’s boyfriend, Shaw, prepares a punt. The Backs {with St John’s College tower off to the left a few frames earlier}. It was not immediately obvious during my visit.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth046. Meanwhile Josephine’s boyfriend, Shaw, prepares a punt. The Backs {with St John’s College tower off to the left a few frames earlier}. It was not immediately obvious during my visit.

Scarlet Thread, The - While Sam dumps the getaway car with the body, in favour of another vehicle left by a family on a picnic. Unknown location.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth047. While Sam dumps the getaway car with the body, in favour of another vehicle left by a family on a picnic. Unknown location.

Scarlet Thread, The - Having “proven” that he had indeed been a student at the College, The Dean (Hylton Allen) takes them on a tour. Great Court, Trinity College.
Scarlet Thread, The

scarth048. Having “proven” that he had indeed been a student at the College, The Dean (Hylton Allen) takes them on a tour. Great Court, Trinity College.

scarth048n. Best possible shot that I could obtain for my £3 without prior permission.
(Modern Photo Added: 03-03-2017)

Scarlet Thread, The - The party says goodbye to The Dean. Unknown location.
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scarth049. The party says goodbye to The Dean. Unknown location.

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