FILM : Hell is a City
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Hell is a City 1960 Stanley Baker, John Crawford, Donald Pleasence, Billie Whitelaw, Maxine Audley Greater Manchester, West Yorkshire
Director : Val Guest   Production Company : Associated British Picture Corporation (ABPC), Hammer  Region : NORTH

A committed police inspector searches for a local criminal in Manchester and is soon investigating a murder committed during a violent street robbery.

Screen shots and uncredited now images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

Many of the locations in this excellent British crime thriller have previously been identified by third parties as detailed in the captions.

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Hell is a City - The men scatter as the police raid the illegal school. Many of these shots were filmed around Oldham Edge, Greater Manchester.
Hell is a City

helci040. The men scatter as the police raid the illegal school. Many of these shots were filmed around Oldham Edge, Greater Manchester.

helci040n. Not a great deal to go on in this picture of the same area from James Cochrane.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2016)

Hell is a City - The police start to round up the gamblers.
Hell is a City

helci041. The police start to round up the gamblers.

Hell is a City - Doug Savage makes a run for it.
Hell is a City

helci042. Doug Savage makes a run for it.

Hell is a City - The police corner Savage. Henshaw Street, Oldham, Greater Manchester. The area has been been redeveloped.
Hell is a City

helci043. The police corner Savage. Henshaw Street, Oldham, Greater Manchester. The area has been been redeveloped.

helci043n. No such excitement when James was here.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2016)

Hell is a City - Savage is apprehended and taken in for questioning. Henshaw Street again.
Hell is a City

helci044. Savage is apprehended and taken in for questioning. Henshaw Street again.

helci044n. James Cochrane's shot shows that the houses have all been taken in for questioning too.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-09-2016)

Hell is a City - Martineau arrives at the Police Station. The courtyard of Southmill Street Police Station looking out onto Bootle Street, Manchester.
Hell is a City

helci045. Martineau arrives at the Police Station. The courtyard of Southmill Street Police Station looking out onto Bootle Street, Manchester.

helci045n. The station has since been renamed Bootle Street Police Station. With thanks to the Greater Manchester Police for permission to take this shot.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-05-2013)

Hell is a City - Inside, Savage names Clogger, Tawny and Laurie as attending the school.
Hell is a City

helci046. Inside, Savage names Clogger, Tawny and Laurie as attending the school.

helci046n. The courtyard of Bootle Street Police Station. With thanks to the Greater Manchester Police for permission to take this shot.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-05-2013)

Hell is a City - Work goes on as normal at Lovett's Garage. Raby Street in a now demolished and redeveloped Moss Side to the south of Manchester.
Hell is a City

helci047. Work goes on as normal at Lovett's Garage. Raby Street in a now demolished and redeveloped Moss Side to the south of Manchester.

Hell is a City - Martineau and Devery approach the garage. Looking along Moss Lane East from Raby Street at the junction with Ainsty Street in Manchester M14.
Hell is a City

helci048. Martineau and Devery approach the garage. Looking along Moss Lane East from Raby Street at the junction with Ainsty Street in Manchester M14.

Hell is a City - The detectives get out of the car to question Lovett. Raby Street, Moss Side.
Hell is a City

helci049. The detectives get out of the car to question Lovett. Raby Street, Moss Side.

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