FILM : Horrors of the Black Museum
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Horrors of the Black Museum 1959 Michael Gough, Graham Curnow, Shirley Anne Field, June Cunningham London
Director : Arthur Crabtree   Production Company : Carmel Productions, Merton Park Studios  Region : LONDON H-L

Author of sensational crime, especially gory inventive murders, ensures that he has plenty of material with which to work. SJ

Several street scenes were filmed in Warrington Crescent, just round the corner from my digs in Randolph Avenue. Gerald Smith

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Horrors of the Black Museum [DVD]

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Horrors of the Black Museum - That post van is carrying a sinister pair of binoculars.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus001. That post van is carrying a sinister pair of binoculars.

horblamus001n. A very different set of buildings on Piccadilly, W1. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 04-04-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - Panning left to a great shot of St George's Hospital (as was).
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus002. Panning left to a great shot of St George's Hospital (as was).

horblamus002n. Behind the trees, the Lanesborough Hotel at Hyde Park Corner, SW1. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 04-04-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - And from Hyde Park Corner into Grosvenor Cresent the cut would have one believe. I reckon it's W11.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus003. And from Hyde Park Corner into Grosvenor Cresent the cut would have one believe. I reckon it's W11.

horblamus003n. Yep, Royal Crescent, W11. The west side as opposed to the east side seen in Raising the Wind, The Blue Lamp and Enchantment. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-03-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - Those binoculars arrive at their destination.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus004. Those binoculars arrive at their destination.

horblamus004n. Very tricky. The terrace has wrought iron railings alongside the steps to the basements but the grab shows a wooden one so, as there are no wooden ones left, I went for the makeshift non-original railing. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-03-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - Gough buys his items for his museum in Portobello Road. But this is just an establishment shot.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus005. Gough buys his items for his museum in Portobello Road. But this is just an establishment shot.

horblamus005n. Looking north. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-03-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - After visiting the Portobello-based shop, Gough takes a taxi home where he has his own private museum.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus006. After visiting the Portobello-based shop, Gough takes a taxi home where he has his own private museum.

Horrors of the Black Museum - Gough's ex-girlfriend, a little merry, exits the pub.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus007. Gough's ex-girlfriend, a little merry, exits the pub.

horblamus007n. The Warrington Hotel, 93 Warrington Crescent, London W9, seen five years later in Bunny Lake is Missing. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - She is escorted home cheerfully by two young coppers.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus008. She is escorted home cheerfully by two young coppers.

horblamus008n. And yes it's 31 Warrington Crescent, W9 just as the continuity would suggest. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - The latest murder is discussed heartily in a scenic location.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus009. The latest murder is discussed heartily in a scenic location.

horblamus009n. Taken just to the right of Lambeth Pier, SE1. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2015)

Horrors of the Black Museum - Driving to Scotland Yard. Embankment, SW1.
Horrors of the Black Museum

horblamus010. Driving to Scotland Yard. Embankment, SW1.

horblamus010n. The new building on the right seems to stretch out further. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-01-2015)

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