FILM : Action for Slander
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Action for Slander 1937 Clive Brook, Ann Todd, Margaretta Scott London
Director : Tim Whelan and Victor Saville   Production Company : London Film Productions  Region : LONDON A-B

A Army Officer living beyond his means is accused of cheating at cards and forced to defend his honour.

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Action for Slander - Monte Carlo, where Ann Daviot flees to after her husband is accused of cheating at cards. Highly likely to be a stock shot of the Principality.
Action for Slander

actsl001. Monte Carlo, where Ann Daviot flees to after her husband is accused of cheating at cards. Highly likely to be a stock shot of the Principality.

Action for Slander - The disgraced Major Daviot takes up residence at his club in London.
Action for Slander

actsl002. The disgraced Major Daviot takes up residence at his club in London.

Action for Slander - Finding that his accuser, John Grant, has joined the club, Major George Daviot (Clive Brook) moves to lodging at the seedy Eagle Hotel. This has the appearance of a set but is included to show one of the film’s stars.
Action for Slander

actsl003. Finding that his accuser, John Grant, has joined the club, Major George Daviot (Clive Brook) moves to lodging at the seedy Eagle Hotel. This has the appearance of a set but is included to show one of the film’s stars.

Action for Slander - Ann moves on to Paris where her husband’s friends find her. Another probable stock shot.
Action for Slander

actsl004. Ann moves on to Paris where her husband’s friends find her. Another probable stock shot.

Action for Slander - Being ostracised after rumours begin to circulate, the Major is persuaded to take action in the courts. This is The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, London WC2.
Action for Slander

actsl005. Being ostracised after rumours begin to circulate, the Major is persuaded to take action in the courts. This is The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, London WC2.

actsl005n. 80 years later. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-07-2017)

Action for Slander - The shot tilts down the building. The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, also seen in 'The Assassination Bureau Limited', 'Much Too Shy', 'Genevieve' and 'Black Orchid' amongst many.
Action for Slander

actsl006. The shot tilts down the building. The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, also seen in 'The Assassination Bureau Limited', 'Much Too Shy', 'Genevieve' and 'Black Orchid' amongst many.

actsl006n. Tilting. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-07-2017)

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