FILM : I Don't Want to Be Born
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
I Don't Want to Be Born 1975 Joan Collins, Ralph Bates, Eileen Atkins, Donald Pleasence London
Director : Peter Sasdy   Production Company : The Rank Organisation, Unicapital  Region : LONDON H-L

A child is seemingly possessed by the spirit of a freak dwarf once spurned by the mother.

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Also known as 'Sharon's Baby' (US Title) and 'Monster' (DVD Title)

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Monster (aka I don't want to be born) [1980] [DVD]

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I Don't Want to Be Born - A nurse, Jill Fletcher (Janet Key), is employed to take care of Nicholas. The sign is a giveaway at the corner of Wellington Square and King's Road SW3.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb012. A nurse, Jill Fletcher (Janet Key), is employed to take care of Nicholas. The sign is a giveaway at the corner of Wellington Square and King's Road SW3.

idwtbb012n. The giveaway sign is still there. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-10-2015)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Jill turns a corner as Mandy Gregory (Caroline Munro) approaches the home of her friend, Lucy. To the right can be seen the former Needham Arms public house on King's Road with the greenery of Markham Square beyond.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb013. Jill turns a corner as Mandy Gregory (Caroline Munro) approaches the home of her friend, Lucy. To the right can be seen the former Needham Arms public house on King's Road with the greenery of Markham Square beyond.

idwtbb013n. One of those interesting rapid growth trees has appeared. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-10-2015)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Mandy is let inside the house by Lucy who explains that Nicholas may be possessed by the Devil because of a curse placed on her by Hercules after she spurned him at the club where she worked. Facing King's Road from Wellington Square.
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idwtbb014. Mandy is let inside the house by Lucy who explains that Nicholas may be possessed by the Devil because of a curse placed on her by Hercules after she spurned him at the club where she worked. Facing King's Road from Wellington Square.

idwtbb014n. Now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-10-2015)

I Don't Want to Be Born - In the park, Jill secures the pram . . . . before Nicholas pushes her into the lake while her back is turned.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb015. In the park, Jill secures the pram . . . . before Nicholas pushes her into the lake while her back is turned.

I Don't Want to Be Born - Suspecting that her child may be the result of a night of passion with her old boss Tommy, Lucy visits the club where she was a dancer before meeting Gino. Bill Rice advises that this is Bruton Place looking towards Berkeley Square in W1.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb016. Suspecting that her child may be the result of a night of passion with her old boss Tommy, Lucy visits the club where she was a dancer before meeting Gino. Bill Rice advises that this is Bruton Place looking towards Berkeley Square in W1.

idwtbb016n. As soon as this location was identified, Peter rushed to the scene.
(Modern Photo Added: 01-03-2017)

I Don't Want to Be Born - When getting out of the taxi, Lucy spots Hercules leaving the club. Although there have been changes over the years, Bill Rice still recognised Bruton Place.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb017. When getting out of the taxi, Lucy spots Hercules leaving the club. Although there have been changes over the years, Bill Rice still recognised Bruton Place.

idwtbb017n. Peter found the street a little less busy.
(Modern Photo Added: 01-03-2017)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Lucy takes refuge in the building next door until Hercules (George Claydon) has passed.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb018. Lucy takes refuge in the building next door until Hercules (George Claydon) has passed.

idwtbb018n. Despite massive alterations, Peter persisted and provides this wider shot of the same location. The 'theatre' doorway was next to the frontage with the red canopy.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-03-2017)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Sister Albana visits Dr. Finch to enquire about the child's birth and growth. Outside St. George's Hospital at Hyde Park Corner, London SW1.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb019. Sister Albana visits Dr. Finch to enquire about the child's birth and growth. Outside St. George's Hospital at Hyde Park Corner, London SW1.

idwtbb019n. The exterior remains the same. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 28-10-2015)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Looking towards Wellington Arch from Grosvenor Crescent outside St. George's Hospital. The area was used in 'Perfect Friday', '84 Charing Cross Road' and 'Strange Bedfellows'.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb020. Looking towards Wellington Arch from Grosvenor Crescent outside St. George's Hospital. The area was used in 'Perfect Friday', '84 Charing Cross Road' and 'Strange Bedfellows'.

idwtbb020n. Wellington Arch is hiding behind the trees. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 28-10-2015)

I Don't Want to Be Born - Inside the hospital, Sister Albana tells Dr. Finch of her sister-in-law's fears. The hospital closed in 1980 and the building is now home to The Lanesborough Hotel.
I Don't Want to Be Born

idwtbb021. Inside the hospital, Sister Albana tells Dr. Finch of her sister-in-law's fears. The hospital closed in 1980 and the building is now home to The Lanesborough Hotel.

idwtbb021n. Quite a drastic alteration. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 28-10-2015)

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