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 [DVD]

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Hell is a City - As the clock strikes 9am, Don Starling is executed. Unconfirmed location.
Hell is a City

helci068. As the clock strikes 9am, Don Starling is executed. Unconfirmed location.

helci068no. Original entrance to Strangeways Prison. Typical Alfred Waterhouse architecture. Peter Brown with a Google Earth pic. Here Peter has an advantage over me, I only know the London nicks! John Tunstill
(Modern Photo Added: 15-01-2014)

Hell is a City - Martineau takes a walk through Manchester's streets after time off work to recover from his injuries. Parker Street to the south of Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester.
Hell is a City

helci069. Martineau takes a walk through Manchester's streets after time off work to recover from his injuries. Parker Street to the south of Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester.

helci069n. Trees, Toilets and Trams
(Modern Photo Added: 20-05-2013)

Hell is a City - The Inspector makes his way through Lewis's Arcade off Mosley Street. Located on the web site www.levyboy.com
Hell is a City

helci070. The Inspector makes his way through Lewis's Arcade off Mosley Street. Located on the web site www.levyboy.com

helci070n. Not much left of the arcade after past redevelopment. The view from Mosley Street, Piccadilly.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-05-2013)

Hell is a City - A Prostitute (Unidentified) approaches but recognises Harry Martineau.
Hell is a City

helci071. A Prostitute (Unidentified) approaches but recognises Harry Martineau.

helci071n. The same spot now. Market Street facing the corner of Tib Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-05-2013)

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