FILM : Appointment With Venus
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Appointment With Venus 1951 David Niven, Glynis Johns, Kenneth More, George Coulouris, Barry Jones Sark
Director : Ralph Thomas   Production Company : British Film-Makers  Region : REST OF THE WORLD

A true WWII story recreating the "cow-napping" of a prize pregnant cow from under the eyes of the German occupying forces in the Channel Island of "Amorel" otherwise known as Sark.

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Appointment with Venus [1951] [Spanish Import]

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Appointment With Venus - Creux Harbour, Sark.
Appointment With Venus

apv001. Creux Harbour, Sark.

apv001n. Now, not to be confused with Maseline Harbour just round the corner where the tourist boats arrive. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - St Peter's Church, built in 1820.
Appointment With Venus

apv002. St Peter's Church, built in 1820.

apv002n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Schoolhouse just south of the church.
Appointment With Venus

apv003. Schoolhouse just south of the church.

apv003n. Now an information centre.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Kenneth More on the path below the Pilcher dolmen on the west side of the island.
Appointment With Venus

apv004. Kenneth More on the path below the Pilcher dolmen on the west side of the island.

apv004n. Now. Cliffs tend not to change too much in 60 years.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Unknown. Any Sarkese know better?
Appointment With Venus

apv005. Unknown. Any Sarkese know better?

Appointment With Venus - David Niven at Dixcart Bay.
Appointment With Venus

apv006. David Niven at Dixcart Bay.

apv006n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Dixcart Bay.
Appointment With Venus

apv007. Dixcart Bay.

apv007n. Now. Note alignment of rocks at top right. Such detail!
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Glynis Johns overlooking La Coupee which connects Sark to little Sark.
Appointment With Venus

apv008. Glynis Johns overlooking La Coupee which connects Sark to little Sark.

apv008n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Creux Harbour again.
Appointment With Venus

apv009. Creux Harbour again.

apv009n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-09-2008)

Appointment With Venus - Creux Harbour. On the lower part of the archway are swastikas painted in white. Was this a film-makers invention? I've never seen these signs other than in darkest black.
Appointment With Venus

apv010. Creux Harbour. On the lower part of the archway are swastikas painted in white. Was this a film-makers invention? I've never seen these signs other than in darkest black.

apv010n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 12-11-2010)

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