FILM : Long Arm, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Long Arm, The 1956 Jack Hawkins, John Stratton, Dorothy Alison, Michael Brooke, Geoffrey Keen, Sydney Tafler Covent Garden, Bloomsbury, City, Strand, Waterloo, Trafalgar Square, Sloane Square, London. Shepperton, Surrey
Director : Charles Frend   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON H-L

Police drama. The sleuths of Scotland Yard try to solve a series of burglaries, outside their patch, way down in Surrey.

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The Long Arm [DVD]

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Long Arm, The - Great Queen Street and Drury Lane. *SJ.
Long Arm, The

ln001. Great Queen Street and Drury Lane. *SJ.

ln001n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2009)

Long Arm, The - Great Queen Street and Drury Lane. *SJ.
Long Arm, The

ln002. Great Queen Street and Drury Lane. *SJ.

ln002n. Closer in on Great Queen Street. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2009)

Long Arm, The - Looks like south Drury La from Gt Queen St.  Other shots already identified in this area. Adrian Grepnold.
Long Arm, The

ln003. Looks like south Drury La from Gt Queen St. Other shots already identified in this area. Adrian Grepnold.

ln003n. And then a pan to left about 120 degrees, so that's Drury Lane facing. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 25-01-2009)

Long Arm, The - The building on the right is Freemason's Hall, Great Queen Street, near the junction of Wild Street, London WC2.  Information kindly supplied by Ray Simmons, a regular contributor to Reelstreets. Thanks Ray.
Long Arm, The

ln004. The building on the right is Freemason's Hall, Great Queen Street, near the junction of Wild Street, London WC2. Information kindly supplied by Ray Simmons, a regular contributor to Reelstreets. Thanks Ray.

ln004n. Now. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-08-2008)

Long Arm, The - University College Hospital top of Gower St. Adrian Grepnold.
Long Arm, The

ln005. University College Hospital top of Gower St. Adrian Grepnold.

ln005n. Gower Street, with University College Hospital on the right, University College on the left. Pic by Adrian.

Long Arm, The - Has big chimneys in the background. Lots Road Underground power station chimneys, maybe?? Roy Barnacle USA.
Long Arm, The

ln006. Has big chimneys in the background. Lots Road Underground power station chimneys, maybe?? Roy Barnacle USA.

ln006n. Nick Cooper identifies this as Crisp Road with St. James Street on the left and the corner of The Chancellors public house just coming into the left side. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

Long Arm, The - Nick Cooper adds this still of
Long Arm, The

ln006a. Nick Cooper adds this still of "The Young Workman" (Ian Bannen) coming down the steps of some flats.

ln006an. And Nick sends this shot to show that little has changed. Local Authority flats on Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

Long Arm, The -
Long Arm, The

ln007. 

ln007n. Nick Cooper identifies this as the junction of Queen Caroline Street and Crisp Road, Hammersmith and send this picture to support. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

Long Arm, The -
Long Arm, The

ln008. 

ln008n. Nick once again uses The Chancellors ph to establish locations, Crisp Road looking north towards Queen Caroline Street. Only the extreme background premises remain the same. Riverside Studios, near left.(RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

Long Arm, The - Says Blackwall Shipping, but that may, or may not be a clue.
Long Arm, The

ln009. Says Blackwall Shipping, but that may, or may not be a clue.

ln009n. Nick Cooper tracked this down to be Crisp Street, Hammersmith. Replaced by two modern blocks of flats but the building line remains the same. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 30-07-2014)

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