FILM : Girl on Approval
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Girl on Approval 1961 Rachel Roberts, James Maxwell, Annette Whiteley, Ellen McIntosh London
Director : Charles Frend   Production Company : Eyeline Productions  Region : LONDON E-G

The trials and tribulations of foster parents who take on a troubled teenage girl.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Girl on Approval - Evening draws in and Sheila finds herself in town after deciding not to return to the Holland's house. In front of St. Stephen's church on Lewisham High Street with the Gaumont Palace cinema visible across the road.
Girl on Approval

girap021. Evening draws in and Sheila finds herself in town after deciding not to return to the Holland's house. In front of St. Stephen's church on Lewisham High Street with the Gaumont Palace cinema visible across the road.

Girl on Approval - The troubled youngster comes across a fish and chip shop where she buys a portion of her favourite food.
Girl on Approval

girap022. The troubled youngster comes across a fish and chip shop where she buys a portion of her favourite food.

Girl on Approval - Sheila looks across as a young man meets his girlfriend outside the chip shop.
Girl on Approval

girap023. Sheila looks across as a young man meets his girlfriend outside the chip shop.

Girl on Approval - A suspicious looking Man takes an interest in Sheila and begins to follow her.
Girl on Approval

girap024. A suspicious looking Man takes an interest in Sheila and begins to follow her.

Girl on Approval - After informing the Police, John is driven around the streets looking for the runaway.
Girl on Approval

girap025. After informing the Police, John is driven around the streets looking for the runaway.

Girl on Approval - Bus queues are scrutinised. To the right is the Gaumont Palace Cinema on Loampit Vale, Lewisham. Having over 3000 seats, the cinema was closed in 1981 and demolished ten years later.
Girl on Approval

girap026. Bus queues are scrutinised. To the right is the Gaumont Palace Cinema on Loampit Vale, Lewisham. Having over 3000 seats, the cinema was closed in 1981 and demolished ten years later.

Girl on Approval - Pedestrians are checked. This looks like Lewisham Bridge over the Ravensbourne River with buildings on Obelisk Parade to the right.
Girl on Approval

girap027. Pedestrians are checked. This looks like Lewisham Bridge over the Ravensbourne River with buildings on Obelisk Parade to the right.

Girl on Approval - John discovers Sheila just as the suspicious Man is about to make his move.
Girl on Approval

girap028. John discovers Sheila just as the suspicious Man is about to make his move.

Girl on Approval - When he and his wife decide to carry on fostering Sheila, John sees Mary Gardner (Ellen McIntosh) to the front gate after a visit. Winn Road identified by Paul Canty.
Girl on Approval

girap029. When he and his wife decide to carry on fostering Sheila, John sees Mary Gardner (Ellen McIntosh) to the front gate after a visit. Winn Road identified by Paul Canty.

girap029n. The house captured now by Alan Mitchell. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 04-03-2017)

Girl on Approval - Mary gets into her car and crosses her fingers for Sheila and the Howlands. Facing eastward on Winn Road in Lee SE12. Identified by Paul Canty.
Girl on Approval

girap030. Mary gets into her car and crosses her fingers for Sheila and the Howlands. Facing eastward on Winn Road in Lee SE12. Identified by Paul Canty.

girap030n. Alan used his own car as the prop for this shot. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 04-03-2017)

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