FILM : Adventures of Jane, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Adventures of Jane, The 1949 Christabel Leighton-Porter, Michael Hogarth, Ian Colin, Sonya O'Shea, Sidney Benson, Charles Irwin, Norman Pett East Sussex, West Sussex
Director : Edward G. Whiting   Production Company : Keystone-New World Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST A-D

Live action version of the Daily Mirror wartime cartoon strip. Jane gets caught up in a diamond smuggling operation.

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The Adventures of Jane/Murder at 3am [1949] [DVD]

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Adventures of Jane, The - During the titles, Christabel Leighton-Porter, as herself, arrives at the home of
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adja001. During the titles, Christabel Leighton-Porter, as herself, arrives at the home of "Jane" creator Norman Pett to model for the comic strip. While drawing the Daily Mirror strip, Norman Pett lived in Crawley, West Sussex.

Adventures of Jane, The - The last night of Jane's stage show at the Gaiety Theatre before the show moves to Brighton. The Gaiety Cinema, at the junction of Hollingdean Road and Lewes Road, Brighton, East Sussex.
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adja002. The last night of Jane's stage show at the Gaiety Theatre before the show moves to Brighton. The Gaiety Cinema, at the junction of Hollingdean Road and Lewes Road, Brighton, East Sussex.

adja002n. The Gaiety Cinema, along with some buildings on Hollingdean Road, were demolished in 1983 for road widening. An apartment block is currently under construction.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2017)

Adventures of Jane, The - Head of a diamond smuggling gang, Mr Sneyed (Sidney Benson) arrives at the theatre with a 'gift' for Jane. The Gaiety Cinema, Brighton.
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adja003. Head of a diamond smuggling gang, Mr Sneyed (Sidney Benson) arrives at the theatre with a 'gift' for Jane. The Gaiety Cinema, Brighton.

adja003n. It'll be nice when it's finished.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2017)

Adventures of Jane, The - Later that day, Jane's friend Tom arrives at the theatre to pay her a visit. The billboard identifies this as The Hippodrome. There is a Hippodrome in Brighton but I can't find a match for this shot.
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adja004. Later that day, Jane's friend Tom arrives at the theatre to pay her a visit. The billboard identifies this as The Hippodrome. There is a Hippodrome in Brighton but I can't find a match for this shot.

Adventures of Jane, The - Diamond smuggler, Captain Cleaver, meets fellow gang member Lew (Charles Irwin) at the entrance to Brighton Station on Queens Road.
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adja005. Diamond smuggler, Captain Cleaver, meets fellow gang member Lew (Charles Irwin) at the entrance to Brighton Station on Queens Road.

adja005n. Brighton Station forecourt was also seen in 'Smokescreen'.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-08-2017)

Adventures of Jane, The - Captain Cleaver waits for the London train to arrive to meet Jane, who has been tricked by Sneyed into smuggling a diamond bracelet. Brighton Station concourse.
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adja006. Captain Cleaver waits for the London train to arrive to meet Jane, who has been tricked by Sneyed into smuggling a diamond bracelet. Brighton Station concourse.

Adventures of Jane, The - When the train arrives, Tom is also there to meet Jane.
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adja007. When the train arrives, Tom is also there to meet Jane.

Adventures of Jane, The - Tom drives Jane to the hotel. Looking west along Madeira Drive, Brighton.
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adja008. Tom drives Jane to the hotel. Looking west along Madeira Drive, Brighton.

sdja008n. The view looking east was seen in 'Pop Pirates'.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2017)

Adventures of Jane, The - Jane and Tom arrive at the Tudor Close Hotel, Dean Court Road, Rottingdean, East Sussex. Many stars of stage and screen were known to have stayed there.
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adja009. Jane and Tom arrive at the Tudor Close Hotel, Dean Court Road, Rottingdean, East Sussex. Many stars of stage and screen were known to have stayed there.

adja009n. During the 1950's Tudor Close was converted into twenty-nine flats.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2017)

Adventures of Jane, The - After Jane accepts an invitation from Captain Cleaver for a trip on his yacht, Tom and Cleaver's girlfriend, Ruby (Sonya O'Shea), spot them from the quay side. Riverside, Shoreham Harbour, Southwick, West Sussex.
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adja010. After Jane accepts an invitation from Captain Cleaver for a trip on his yacht, Tom and Cleaver's girlfriend, Ruby (Sonya O'Shea), spot them from the quay side. Riverside, Shoreham Harbour, Southwick, West Sussex.

adja010n. Now, without the railings.
(Modern Photo Added: 16-08-2017)

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