FILM : Big Sleep, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Big Sleep, The 1978 Robert Mitchum, Sarah Miles, Edward Fox, Joan Collins, John Mills, James Stewart, Oliver Reed, Harry Andrews, Richard Todd, Colin Blakely, Richard Boone, Candy Clark, Diana Quick, James Donald, John Justin Hertfordshire, Kent, London
Director : Michael Winner   Production Company : ITC Films, Winkast Film Productions  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D

A faithful remake of the 1946 original in which private eye Philip Marlowe finds himself involved in murder, blackmail and violence when hired to protect a General's young daughter. Set in England, rather than California, the story follows Raymond Chandler's book fairly closely otherwise.

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The Big Sleep [DVD]

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Big Sleep, The - Now we're on safer ground, or water. Ramsgate harbour, sticks of rock an' all.
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Big Sleep, The - Mitchum was there!
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bs008an. A shed's been added. Those buildings are on Sion Hill and West Cliff Arcade. SJ
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Big Sleep, The - Mitchum surveys the drowned car at Ramsgate Harbour. Who killed the chauffeur anyway?
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bs008b. Mitchum surveys the drowned car at Ramsgate Harbour. Who killed the chauffeur anyway?

bs008bn. This was shot, looking north, on the middle pier just east of West Pier. Military Road (hidden behind yachts) on this level and running up to the west above the harbour road, Royal Parade, and above that, Prospect Terrace and Sion Hill. SJ
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