FILM : Libel
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Libel 1959 Dirk Bogarde, Olivia de Havilland, Paul Massie, Robert Morley London, Wiltshire
Director : Anthony Asquith   Production Company : De Grunwald Productions  Region : LONDON H-L,SOUTH EAST E-L

A shell-shocked war veteran with memory problems is accused of being an impostor by a former comrade.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE THROUGH AMAZON AS A REGION 1 IMPORT - JUST CLICK THE LINK BELOW

Libel [DVD] [1959] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Libel - Jeffrey Buckenham visits Ingworth House, the country home of Sir Mark Sebastian Loddon, after seeing the baronet lead a tour of his family seat on television. Longleat House near Warminster in Wiltshire.
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libel001. Jeffrey Buckenham visits Ingworth House, the country home of Sir Mark Sebastian Loddon, after seeing the baronet lead a tour of his family seat on television. Longleat House near Warminster in Wiltshire.

libel001n. Robin Wareham also visits Longleat on behalf of Reelstreets. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-05-2016)

Libel - Sir Mark goes for a ride as the tourists alight from their coaches. Longleat, close to the village of Horningsham, Wiltshire.
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libel002. Sir Mark goes for a ride as the tourists alight from their coaches. Longleat, close to the village of Horningsham, Wiltshire.

Libel - The Guide (Bill Shine) leads his group into the film's Norfolk country house. Longleat House was also seen in 'Jubilee', 'Scandal', 'Blue Blood' and 'The Missionary'.
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libel003. The Guide (Bill Shine) leads his group into the film's Norfolk country house. Longleat House was also seen in 'Jubilee', 'Scandal', 'Blue Blood' and 'The Missionary'.

libel003n. Robin prefers not to be part of a group. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-05-2016)

Libel - Jeffrey Buckenham (Paul Massie) surveys the estate before entering and contriving to meet Sir Mark. Longleat House, Wiltshire.
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libel004. Jeffrey Buckenham (Paul Massie) surveys the estate before entering and contriving to meet Sir Mark. Longleat House, Wiltshire.

libel004n. Robin concentrated on "now" shots for us after surveying the estate. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-05-2016)

Libel - After reports of a 'bogus baronet' appear in the press, the congregation gathers at Ingworth church.
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libel005. After reports of a 'bogus baronet' appear in the press, the congregation gathers at Ingworth church.

Libel - Sir Mark Sebastian Loddon (Dirk Bogarde) and Lady Margaret Loddon (Olivia de Havilland) arrive at the church to be met by photographers.
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libel006. Sir Mark Sebastian Loddon (Dirk Bogarde) and Lady Margaret Loddon (Olivia de Havilland) arrive at the church to be met by photographers.

Libel - As the couple enter the church, Fitch (Kenneth Griffith), a journalist, approaches Sir Mark for a statement.
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libel007. As the couple enter the church, Fitch (Kenneth Griffith), a journalist, approaches Sir Mark for a statement.

Libel - Following his announcement that Frank Wellney has taken the place of the young baronet after murdering him, Buckenham is sued for libel by Loddon. The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, London WC2.
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libel008. Following his announcement that Frank Wellney has taken the place of the young baronet after murdering him, Buckenham is sued for libel by Loddon. The Royal Courts of Justice on Strand, London WC2.

libel008n. Peter found it hard to get the right angle but all the embellishments are there.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-09-2014)

Libel - Headlines about the case capture the public's attention.  Tilting down, the camera brings more of Strand into view.
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libel009. Headlines about the case capture the public's attention. Tilting down, the camera brings more of Strand into view.

libel009n. A similar shot from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-09-2014)

Libel - The proceedings continue and another newspaper is sold by a Vendor (Sam Kydd).
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libel010. The proceedings continue and another newspaper is sold by a Vendor (Sam Kydd).

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