FILM : Ipcress File, The
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Ipcress File, The 1965 Michael Caine, Nigel Green, Guy Doleman, Gordon Jackson, Sue Lloyd, Frank Gatliff London
Director : Sidney J. Furie   Production Company : The Rank Organisation, Lowndes Productions Ltd, Steven S. A.  Region : LONDON H-L

A counter espionage agent deals with his own bureaucracy while investigating the kidnapping and brainwashing of British scientists.

Ian MacDonald advises that the Supermarket shown in the film was Gardners, 31 The Broadway, Wimbledon, identified as a result of the shops seen opposite through the supermaket window, S J Pierce and the TV rental shop next door. All now absorbed into the redevelopment of the area. A picture of the supermarket can be viewed in a download pdf available here and select "e1. LAP Wim Shops".

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Ipcress File, The - The Old Admiralty Building on Spring Gardens off The Mall in SW1. The building was seen in 'Further Up the Creek'.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi011. The Old Admiralty Building on Spring Gardens off The Mall in SW1. The building was seen in 'Further Up the Creek'.

ipcfi011n. Having an obvious problem with obtaining a suitable shot, Peter manages to catch sight of the entrance.
(Modern Photo Added: 27-04-2017)

Ipcress File, The - Palmer finds Colonel Ross feeding the pigeons at his window overlooking Trafalgar Square. The National Portrait Gallery dominates the distance and the base of Nelson's Column stands to the left.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi012. Palmer finds Colonel Ross feeding the pigeons at his window overlooking Trafalgar Square. The National Portrait Gallery dominates the distance and the base of Nelson's Column stands to the left.

ipcrfi012n. From ground level. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-01-2016)

Ipcress File, The - Ross takes Palmer to Major Dalby where he's briefed about Eric Ashley Grantby, codename 'Bluejay'.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi013. Ross takes Palmer to Major Dalby where he's briefed about Eric Ashley Grantby, codename 'Bluejay'.

Ipcress File, The - After the briefing and meeting his new colleagues, Palmer drives along Whitehall in the pouring rain.  In the distance stands Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi014. After the briefing and meeting his new colleagues, Palmer drives along Whitehall in the pouring rain. In the distance stands Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square.

ipcfi014n. Nicer day. The Duke of Clarence pub on the right on the corner of Great Scotland Yard. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-01-2016)

Ipcress File, The - Palmer turns his Ford Zodiac into Great Scotland Yard. The arches of the Metropole Building directly ahead to the right have been replaced with a shuttered entrance.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi015. Palmer turns his Ford Zodiac into Great Scotland Yard. The arches of the Metropole Building directly ahead to the right have been replaced with a shuttered entrance.

ipcfi015n. Also seen in 'Children of Men'. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 24-01-2016)

Ipcress File, The - The rain continues as Palmer gets out of his car and feeds the parking meter. Great Scotland Yard in London SW1.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi016. The rain continues as Palmer gets out of his car and feeds the parking meter. Great Scotland Yard in London SW1.

ipcfi016n. The same place by Harrison Morrisey.

Ipcress File, The - Palmer goes inside where he calls in a favour to get information on Grantby. Great Scotland Yard off Whitehall.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi017. Palmer goes inside where he calls in a favour to get information on Grantby. Great Scotland Yard off Whitehall.

ipcfi017n. No rain on the day that Harrison Morrisey visited.

Ipcress File, The - Learning where his target may be found, Palmer waits and watches Grantby's Bentley. Kensington Gore in SW7 with the base of Prince Albert's statue to the right.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi018. Learning where his target may be found, Palmer waits and watches Grantby's Bentley. Kensington Gore in SW7 with the base of Prince Albert's statue to the right.

ipcfi018n. Paved now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - As time passes, Palmer continues to wait. The junction of Jay Mews and Kensington Gore, South Kensington with the chimney from the Royal Albert Hall's boilers to the left.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi019. As time passes, Palmer continues to wait. The junction of Jay Mews and Kensington Gore, South Kensington with the chimney from the Royal Albert Hall's boilers to the left.

ipcfi019n. Been here before with "X-Files: the movie." SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

Ipcress File, The - Eventually, Grantby's chief of staff, codename Housemartin (Oliver MacGreevy), appears to feed the parking meter. In the background stands the Royal College of Music, also seen in 'The Girl on the Boat' and 'The Thirty Nine Steps'.
Ipcress File, The

ipcfi020. Eventually, Grantby's chief of staff, codename Housemartin (Oliver MacGreevy), appears to feed the parking meter. In the background stands the Royal College of Music, also seen in 'The Girl on the Boat' and 'The Thirty Nine Steps'.

ipcfi020n. No meters left now. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 15-02-2016)

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