FILM : Avanti
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Avanti 1972 Jack Lemmon, Juliet Mills, Clive Revill, Edward Andrews, Gianfranco Barra Ischia, Sorrento, Capri
Director : Billy Wilder   Production Company : Jalem Productions, Mirisch Corporation, Phalanx Productions  Region : ITALY

A secret ten year affair is ended by a car crash but the son and daughter, arriving to collect their perents' bodies, consider the imitation of history. SJ

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Avanti - Lemmon takes a boat from Naples after a few stock shots of his landing in Rome.
Avanti

avanti001. Lemmon takes a boat from Naples after a few stock shots of his landing in Rome.

Avanti - Arriving at the port in the northeast of Ischia: Lungomare Iasolino, Ischia Porto.
Avanti

avanti002. Arriving at the port in the northeast of Ischia: Lungomare Iasolino, Ischia Porto.

avanti002n. Right at the southernmost dip in the port on the via Iasolino. Google/SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-04-2014)

Avanti - Mills at the harbour, a pan to the left from above.
Avanti

avanti003. Mills at the harbour, a pan to the left from above.

avanti003n. Still a sign for Terme Radioattive! Google/SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-04-2014)

Avanti - The hotel minibus transports Lemmon to his hotel.
Avanti

avanti004. The hotel minibus transports Lemmon to his hotel.

avanti004n. Corso Angelo Rizzoli where it meets Via Guardiola above Lacco Ameno, Ishcia. Google/SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 27-04-2014)

Avanti - And arrives at the Hotel Grand Excelsior Vittoria, Sorrento.
Avanti

avanti005. And arrives at the Hotel Grand Excelsior Vittoria, Sorrento.

avanti005n. The awnings have gone but this remains the same. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2014)

Avanti - A greeting from the hotel manager Revill.
Avanti

avanti007. A greeting from the hotel manager Revill.

avanti007n. Well this is the current reception but I think I'm in the wrong place as the windows don't match. Curses. I shall have to enjoy another 8.50 Euro beer on my next visit. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2014)

Avanti - Revill takes Lemmon to the mortuary, actually the Chiesa del Soccorso in Forio, Ischia on the western end of via Cristoforo Colombo.
Avanti

avanti008. Revill takes Lemmon to the mortuary, actually the Chiesa del Soccorso in Forio, Ischia on the western end of via Cristoforo Colombo.

avanti008n. Photographed in 2004, but inches from an identical match. Thanks to Norman Daley.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-08-2014)

Avanti - Lemmon and Mills at the mortuary.
Avanti

avanti009. Lemmon and Mills at the mortuary.

Avanti - On the hotel terrace back in Sorrento.
Avanti

avanti010. On the hotel terrace back in Sorrento.

avanti010n. The windows match as do the olive trees after 40 years. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-10-2014)

Avanti - Mills conducts the orchestra on the terrace with a commanding view of the northern end of the Sorrentine peninsular.
Avanti

avanti011. Mills conducts the orchestra on the terrace with a commanding view of the northern end of the Sorrentine peninsular.

avanti011n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2014)

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