FILM : Gentle Gunman, The
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Gentle Gunman, The 1952 Dirk Bogard, John Mills, Gilbert Harding, Robert Beatty, Elizabeth Sellars, Joseph Tomelty London
Director : Basil Dearden   Production Company : Michael Balcon Productions, Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON E-G

An IRA member changes his violent views after working undercover in wartime London. When his co-conspirators are arrested he ensures that his brother escapes back to Ireland.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

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Gentle Gunman, The - An establishing shot of a Northern Irish village, just over the border from where much of the story is set. A dark and grainy unidentified location.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu001. An establishing shot of a Northern Irish village, just over the border from where much of the story is set. A dark and grainy unidentified location.

Gentle Gunman, The - At the home of the local Doctor, Englishman Henry Truethome and his friend Irishman Dr Brannigan play chess and argue about the political situation. Unknown location.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu002. At the home of the local Doctor, Englishman Henry Truethome and his friend Irishman Dr Brannigan play chess and argue about the political situation. Unknown location.

Gentle Gunman, The - A few weeks before, Matt Sullivan makes his way into the fictional Camden Road underground station to plant a bomb.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu003. A few weeks before, Matt Sullivan makes his way into the fictional Camden Road underground station to plant a bomb.

gengu003n. This is the Kingsway entrance to Holborn station in London WC2. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - Matt Sullivan (Dirk Bogarde) carries a small suitcase containing the device. Holborn station, London WC2. The sign above the escalators reads 'Straight on for Piccadilly Line'.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu004. Matt Sullivan (Dirk Bogarde) carries a small suitcase containing the device. Holborn station, London WC2. The sign above the escalators reads 'Straight on for Piccadilly Line'.

gengu004n. The lower bank of escalators at Holborn station. With the gratefully received assistance of staff at Holborn Station. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - The bomber takes the case to the end of the platform. The arrowed sign to the top of the image reads Piccadilly Line, Platform 3, Southbound, Hounslow and Uxbridge.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu005. The bomber takes the case to the end of the platform. The arrowed sign to the top of the image reads Piccadilly Line, Platform 3, Southbound, Hounslow and Uxbridge.

gengu005n. The disused Platform 5 at Holborn station. The platform saw shuttle services to Aldwych until closure in 1994. All images in this location have been made possible with the assistance of Phil, Simon and Jo of the 'Bank Group' staff on the Central Line. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - After leaving the bomb, Matt notices children playing around the case. Platform 5 at Holborn station with a Standard Stock train approaching displaying marker lights for Wood Green or Uxbridge (Piccadilly Line) or Leytonstone (Central Line).
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu006. After leaving the bomb, Matt notices children playing around the case. Platform 5 at Holborn station with a Standard Stock train approaching displaying marker lights for Wood Green or Uxbridge (Piccadilly Line) or Leytonstone (Central Line).

gengu006n. The same, very dusty, location now with added equipment cupboards. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - Henry Truethome (Gilbert Harding) approaches as an ARP Warden (Johnnie Schofield) examines the case that one of the children has reported as ticking.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu007. Henry Truethome (Gilbert Harding) approaches as an ARP Warden (Johnnie Schofield) examines the case that one of the children has reported as ticking.

gengu007n. Looking towards the tunnel entrance of the line to Aldwych at Holborn station. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - Matt's brother, Terence Sullivan (John Mills), has followed and sees the bomb in the hands of the ARP Warden.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu007a. Matt's brother, Terence Sullivan (John Mills), has followed and sees the bomb in the hands of the ARP Warden.

gengu007an. A wider shot to show the same location now. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - When the bomb explodes after Terry throws it into the tunnel, Matt runs from the station.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu008. When the bomb explodes after Terry throws it into the tunnel, Matt runs from the station.

gengu008n. Well it looks like the same cross passage. With thanks to Phil, Simon and Jo of the 'Bank Group' staff on the Central Line. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 18-06-2013)

Gentle Gunman, The - Terry watches as Matt is questioned by Police after climbing over a gate to get out of the station.
Gentle Gunman, The

gengu009. Terry watches as Matt is questioned by Police after climbing over a gate to get out of the station.

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