FILM : Hue and Cry
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Hue and Cry 1946 Jack Warner, Alastair Sim, Harry Fowler, Valerie White, Douglas Barr, Joan Dowling London
Director : Charles Crichton   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON H-L

A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week.

Replacement and additional screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson. Uncredited location identification by PW with original research by John Tunstill and Simon James

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Hue And Cry [DVD] [1947]

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Hue and Cry - Still aware that she's being followed, Rhona heads down the street.
Hue and Cry

huecr029. Still aware that she's being followed, Rhona heads down the street.

Hue and Cry - The gang stops and shoe laces are tied in an effort to appear inconspicuous. Kingsway with the entrance to the former Tram Tunnel and the Liverpool Victoria building in background. Identification by Ray Simmons.
Hue and Cry

huecr030. The gang stops and shoe laces are tied in an effort to appear inconspicuous. Kingsway with the entrance to the former Tram Tunnel and the Liverpool Victoria building in background. Identification by Ray Simmons.

huecr030n. The same location now by Ray Simmons.

Hue and Cry - Joe, Clarry, Dicky (Gerald Fox), Alec and Norman all slow down as Rhona heads for a doorway. Outside 56 Kingsway near Remnant Street advises Ray Simmons.
Hue and Cry

huecr031. Joe, Clarry, Dicky (Gerald Fox), Alec and Norman all slow down as Rhona heads for a doorway. Outside 56 Kingsway near Remnant Street advises Ray Simmons.

huecr031n. The same place taken by Ray Simmons.

Hue and Cry - In an effort to shake off her followers Rhona enters a building. Nick Cooper tells us that this is Beacon House at the corner of Kingsway and Parker Street.
Hue and Cry

huecr032. In an effort to shake off her followers Rhona enters a building. Nick Cooper tells us that this is Beacon House at the corner of Kingsway and Parker Street.

huecr032n. And Nick Cooper captured the same building.
(Modern Photo Added: 23-05-2012)

Hue and Cry - When she steps back into the street, Rhona hails a cab. Nick Cooper identifies this as the junction of Kingsway with High Holborn looking towards Aldwych. The sign in the centre of the road with the London Transport symbol marks one of the two stairways down to the Holborn Tram Stop in the subway under Kingsway.
Hue and Cry

huecr033. When she steps back into the street, Rhona hails a cab. Nick Cooper identifies this as the junction of Kingsway with High Holborn looking towards Aldwych. The sign in the centre of the road with the London Transport symbol marks one of the two stairways down to the Holborn Tram Stop in the subway under Kingsway.

huecr033n. Nick provides this comparison adding "A traffic light now stands on the island where the stairwell to the tram stop was."
(Modern Photo Added: 23-05-2012)

Hue and Cry - Outside The Laughing Cow Milk Bar and Britannic Assurance, Joe also hails a taxi.
Hue and Cry

huecr034. Outside The Laughing Cow Milk Bar and Britannic Assurance, Joe also hails a taxi.

huecr034n. The Laughing Cow Milk Bar at 48 Kingsway is presently Guido's Italian restaurant while Britannic Assurance at number 46 is a currently print shop. Information from Nick Cooper.
(Modern Photo Added: 23-05-2012)

Hue and Cry - Joe gives up when none of the cabbies will stop for children. The Lyons & Co. tea shop stands at the corner of Kingsway and High Holborn Station located by Ray.
Hue and Cry

huecr035. Joe gives up when none of the cabbies will stop for children. The Lyons & Co. tea shop stands at the corner of Kingsway and High Holborn Station located by Ray.

huecr035n. Looking north along Kingsway from outside Holborn Station from Ray Simmons.

Hue and Cry - When Alec  reveals that he overheard Rhona state her destination to the taxi driver, the gang head for the address where they find valuable clues.
Hue and Cry

huecr036. When Alec reveals that he overheard Rhona state her destination to the taxi driver, the gang head for the address where they find valuable clues.

Hue and Cry - After tying Rhona up and telephoning Nightingale to tell him to contact Superintendent Ford, Joe and his pals return to the house to find it empty and Dicky missing.
Hue and Cry

huecr037. After tying Rhona up and telephoning Nightingale to tell him to contact Superintendent Ford, Joe and his pals return to the house to find it empty and Dicky missing.

Hue and Cry - Dicky clings onto the side of Ford's car as it speeds from the house.
Hue and Cry

huecr038. Dicky clings onto the side of Ford's car as it speeds from the house.

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