FILM : Passport to Pimlico
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Passport to Pimlico 1949 Michael Horndean, Stanley Holloway, Margaret Rutherford, Basil Radford, Naunton Wayne, Hermione Baddeley, John Slater, Raymond Huntley and Sidney Tafler London
Director : Henry Cornelius   Production Company : Ealing  Region : LONDON O-Q

Film comedy set in post war London, where the discovery of an ancient document in a bomb crater proves that part of London is in fact part of Burgundy. For the new 'Burgundians' this means an end to rationing! The British government however, sees thing slightly differently!

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Passport To Pimlico [DVD] [1949]

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Passport to Pimlico - Lambeth Road and corner of Hercules Road, Lambeth, London, SE1
Passport to Pimlico

pp001. Lambeth Road and corner of Hercules Road, Lambeth, London, SE1

pp001n. Now. SJ.

Passport to Pimlico - Railway bridge in Lambeth Road. 'the railway bridge which is over the start of Carlisle Lane at the junction with Hercules Road.' ~ Peter Mitson
Passport to Pimlico

pp002. Railway bridge in Lambeth Road. 'the railway bridge which is over the start of Carlisle Lane at the junction with Hercules Road.' ~ Peter Mitson

pp002n. Now - Peter Mitson
(Modern Photo Added: 22-09-2012)

Passport to Pimlico - As Pic 1 but showing more of Hercules Road.. 'Sail Street on opposite side of Lambeth Road, virtually where Hercules Road would continue into. Incidently the tall chimney in centre shot was the one remaining part of Fields Soap Factory which was bounded by Carlisle Lane, Royal Street and Upper Marsh (now flats). .' ~ Peter Mitson
Passport to Pimlico

pp003. As Pic 1 but showing more of Hercules Road.. 'Sail Street on opposite side of Lambeth Road, virtually where Hercules Road would continue into. Incidently the tall chimney in centre shot was the one remaining part of Fields Soap Factory which was bounded by Carlisle Lane, Royal Street and Upper Marsh (now flats). .' ~ Peter Mitson

pp003n. Now

Passport to Pimlico - Railway bridge Lambeth Road and Sail Street. ' Once again in Sail Street, the railway bridge is over Lambeth Road. ' ~ Peter Mitson
Passport to Pimlico

pp004. Railway bridge Lambeth Road and Sail Street. ' Once again in Sail Street, the railway bridge is over Lambeth Road. ' ~ Peter Mitson

pp004n. Now

Passport to Pimlico - Railway bridge in Hercules Road. ' At Sail Street and Lambeth Road junction. ' ~ Peter Mitson
Passport to Pimlico

pp005. Railway bridge in Hercules Road. ' At Sail Street and Lambeth Road junction. ' ~ Peter Mitson

pp005n. Now

Passport to Pimlico - Hercules Road. Note the Guiness Advert to the right of Stanley Holloway's head.
Passport to Pimlico

pp006. Hercules Road. Note the Guiness Advert to the right of Stanley Holloway's head.

pp006n. Now

Passport to Pimlico - Lambeth Road, no actors, but the Guiness advert
Passport to Pimlico

pp006a. Lambeth Road, no actors, but the Guiness advert

pp006an. Now with the addition of Briant House, also seen above, which hides the Guiness advert. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 20-01-2009)

Passport to Pimlico - Piccadilly Circus, London, W1.
Passport to Pimlico

pp007a. Piccadilly Circus, London, W1.

pp007an. The Criterion again, seen in Pygmalion. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-12-2008)

Passport to Pimlico - Piccadilly Circus.
Passport to Pimlico

pp007b. Piccadilly Circus.

pp007bn. Now. Looking towards Piccadilly. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-12-2008)

Passport to Pimlico - Lower Regent Street. The cinema entrance was also used, I think, in
Passport to Pimlico

pp007c. Lower Regent Street. The cinema entrance was also used, I think, in "An American Werewolf in London".

pp007cn. Difficult to get the right angle without stepping into Shaftesbury Avenue. Site of the old Eros cinema. SJ.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-12-2008)

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