FILM : Beauty Jungle, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Beauty Jungle, The 1964 Ian Hendry, Janette Scott, Edmund Purdom, Sid James, Ronald Fraser Alpes-Maritimes (France), Bristol, London, Monaco, Somerset, West Sussex
Director : Val Guest   Production Company : The Rank Organisation  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D,SOUTH WEST,FRANCE,REST OF THE WORLD

While on a seaside holiday a young typist is persuaded by a local journalist to enter a beauty contest. When she wins, she decides to give up her previous career and life and take up entering the contests full-time.

Screen captures and uncredited now images uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

FEATURING COMMENTS FROM JANINA FAYE WHO PLAYED ELAINE FREEMAN

Also known as 'Contest Girl' (US Title)

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The Beauty Jungle [DVD]

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Beauty Jungle, The - Film star Rex Carrick (Edmund Purdom) joins the group and suggests dinner together.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju050. Film star Rex Carrick (Edmund Purdom) joins the group and suggests dinner together.

Beauty Jungle, The - Back in England, Mackenzie and Carey take Shirley  on a photoshoot. Marylebone station in London NW1. The station has been seen in many films including 'Smashing Time', 'The Ipcress File' and 'Day of the Triffids'.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju051. Back in England, Mackenzie and Carey take Shirley on a photoshoot. Marylebone station in London NW1. The station has been seen in many films including 'Smashing Time', 'The Ipcress File' and 'Day of the Triffids'.

beaju051n. The same wall now.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-04-2014)

Beauty Jungle, The - Smile please! Marylebone station, Melcombe Place in NW1.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju052. Smile please! Marylebone station, Melcombe Place in NW1.

beaju052n. Not exactly the same spot as the station has seen a fair amount of redesign.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-04-2014)

Beauty Jungle, The - Harry and his new girlfriend stop and peruse a poster featuring Shirley advertising underwear. This is the corner of a Leslie Green designed Underground station which I believe to be the bomb damaged Marylebone.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju053. Harry and his new girlfriend stop and peruse a poster featuring Shirley advertising underwear. This is the corner of a Leslie Green designed Underground station which I believe to be the bomb damaged Marylebone.

beaju053n. And this is the same location now. The angle and depth of focus of the film camera misses the buildings of Marylebone station to the right.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-08-2013)

Beauty Jungle, The - A shot of the poster, not for Shirley in undies but to show the boarded up entrance of the building. Demolished in 1971, the station once stood on the corner of Harewood Avenue and Harewood Row NW1. The site is now occupied by a Travelodge.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju053a. A shot of the poster, not for Shirley in undies but to show the boarded up entrance of the building. Demolished in 1971, the station once stood on the corner of Harewood Avenue and Harewood Row NW1. The site is now occupied by a Travelodge.

beaju053an. No posters now.
(Modern Photo Added: 08-08-2013)

Beauty Jungle, The - An establishing shot outside Shirley's London apartment. Giving that the other London scenes are all in the vicinity of Marylebone station . . . . . means nothing! Hugo Mitchell pinpoints this some way away, as 52 Thurloe Square, London SW7 (RL)
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju054. An establishing shot outside Shirley's London apartment. Giving that the other London scenes are all in the vicinity of Marylebone station . . . . . means nothing! Hugo Mitchell pinpoints this some way away, as 52 Thurloe Square, London SW7 (RL)

Beauty Jungle, The - . . . . this could be the now demolished and redeveloped Blandford Square off Harewood Avenue.  But for now it's an unknown location that Mackenzie arrives at as the background building doesn't appear to match the back of Marylebone station. No, but it matches Thurloe Square, SW7 with thanks to Hugo Mitchell. (RL)
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju055. . . . . this could be the now demolished and redeveloped Blandford Square off Harewood Avenue. But for now it's an unknown location that Mackenzie arrives at as the background building doesn't appear to match the back of Marylebone station. No, but it matches Thurloe Square, SW7 with thanks to Hugo Mitchell. (RL)

Beauty Jungle, The - A establishing shot as Shirley arrives in Nice for the prestigious Miss Globe contest. Nice Côte d'Azur Airport.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju056. A establishing shot as Shirley arrives in Nice for the prestigious Miss Globe contest. Nice Côte d'Azur Airport.

Beauty Jungle, The - The media race to the planeside as a flight carrying contestants lands.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju057. The media race to the planeside as a flight carrying contestants lands.

Beauty Jungle, The - Photographers race forward to get the best pictures of the girls.
Beauty Jungle, The

beaju058. Photographers race forward to get the best pictures of the girls.

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