FILM : Take a Girl Like You
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Take a Girl Like You 1970 Hayley Mills, Oliver Reed, Noel Harrison, John Bird, Sheila Hancock Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Surrey
Director : Jonathan Miller   Production Company : Columbia Pictures, Albion Film Corporation  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z

A young woman heads to the South of England to start a new career as a school teacher and in a short time, becomes involved with one of the local lads.

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Take A Girl Like You [DVD] [2008]

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Take a Girl Like You - Jenny arrives outside the suburban home of Labour councillor Dick Thompson. This building on Kingston Road has been demolished and replaced . . . .
Take a Girl Like You

tagly011. Jenny arrives outside the suburban home of Labour councillor Dick Thompson. This building on Kingston Road has been demolished and replaced . . . .

tagly011n. . . . as we can see from Paul Riddell's picture.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-09-2016)

Take a Girl Like You - The Driver helps with Jenny's suitcases before being paid. Kingston Road, Staines-upon-Thames in Surrey with the, still trading, Tolstar Garage in the background.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly012. The Driver helps with Jenny's suitcases before being paid. Kingston Road, Staines-upon-Thames in Surrey with the, still trading, Tolstar Garage in the background.

tagly012n. Amazingly, the garage across the road is still in business. Image from Paul Riddell.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-09-2016)

Take a Girl Like You - Thompson answers the door and inside the young teacher meets his wife Martha as well as Patrick Standish, the boyfriend of Anna, another lodger at the house. A low rise block of flats now occupies this site.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly013. Thompson answers the door and inside the young teacher meets his wife Martha as well as Patrick Standish, the boyfriend of Anna, another lodger at the house. A low rise block of flats now occupies this site.

Take a Girl Like You - Outside the film's Albert Road Primary School Patrick Standish (Oliver Reed) asks Jenny to dinner. Kingston Road Junior School on Kingston Road, Staines.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly014. Outside the film's Albert Road Primary School Patrick Standish (Oliver Reed) asks Jenny to dinner. Kingston Road Junior School on Kingston Road, Staines.

tagly014n. Paul R's modern shot shows the replacement for the school.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-09-2016)

Take a Girl Like You - A Mother buttons up her child's coat near the playground gates. Looking onto Kingston Road from the Junior School.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly015. A Mother buttons up her child's coat near the playground gates. Looking onto Kingston Road from the Junior School.

tagly015n. Paul Riddell provides this comparison shot of a very changed background.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-09-2016)

Take a Girl Like You - The pair continue to a restaurant where they bump into Thompson and his wife as they dine with Julian Ormerod who is helping the Councillor with his election campaign. Kingston Road with the since demolished Staines Methodist Church in the background.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly016. The pair continue to a restaurant where they bump into Thompson and his wife as they dine with Julian Ormerod who is helping the Councillor with his election campaign. Kingston Road with the since demolished Staines Methodist Church in the background.

Take a Girl Like You - After dinner Patrick takes Jenny back to his flat above a car showroom. Looking onto Kingston Road in Staines from the roof of the, still standing, building opposite Sidney Road.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly017. After dinner Patrick takes Jenny back to his flat above a car showroom. Looking onto Kingston Road in Staines from the roof of the, still standing, building opposite Sidney Road.

Take a Girl Like You - The following day's lunchtime, Graham McClintoch (Ronald Lacey) and Patrick leave the College where they teach. Matthew Arnold School on Kingston Road in Staines.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly018. The following day's lunchtime, Graham McClintoch (Ronald Lacey) and Patrick leave the College where they teach. Matthew Arnold School on Kingston Road in Staines.

Take a Girl Like You - The friends get into Patrick's Morris Minor Convertible. Matthew Arnold School.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly019. The friends get into Patrick's Morris Minor Convertible. Matthew Arnold School.

Take a Girl Like You - The two drive away to an expensive pub where they discover Julian. Matthew Arnold School in Staines upon Thames.
Take a Girl Like You

tagly020. The two drive away to an expensive pub where they discover Julian. Matthew Arnold School in Staines upon Thames.

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