FILM : Private Road
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Private Road 1971 Susan Penhaligon, Bruce Robinson, Michael Feast, Robert Brown, George Fenton London
Director : Barney Platts-Mills   Production Company : Maya Films  Region : LONDON O-Q,SCOTLAND

An author begins a relationship with a receptionist after finishing his first novel but the two are forced to choose between domestic conformity and individual fulfillment.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Private Road (BFI Flipside) ( DVD + Blu-ray)

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Private Road - Mr. Halpern drives his daughter and her boyfriend to the station. Station Approach, Chislehurst in Bromley, Greater London.
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priro001. Mr. Halpern drives his daughter and her boyfriend to the station. Station Approach, Chislehurst in Bromley, Greater London.

priro001n. The road has certainly deteriorated but the parking revenue has increased. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-10-2015)

Private Road - With just minutes to spare before the train, George Halpern (Robert Brown), Ann Halpern (Susan Penhaligon) and Peter Morrisey (Bruce Robinson) enter the station. Outside Chislehurst railway station in Bromley.
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priro002. With just minutes to spare before the train, George Halpern (Robert Brown), Ann Halpern (Susan Penhaligon) and Peter Morrisey (Bruce Robinson) enter the station. Outside Chislehurst railway station in Bromley.

priro002n. All very much the same today except for the bollards. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-10-2015)

Private Road - The train rolls into the platform and George tells the Ticket Collector that Peter will pay at the other end. Chislehurst station on Station Approach, Chislehurst.
Private Road

priro003. The train rolls into the platform and George tells the Ticket Collector that Peter will pay at the other end. Chislehurst station on Station Approach, Chislehurst.

priro003n. The doorway has been reduced by half. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 05-10-2015)

Private Road - On another evening Peter and Ann leave a cinema.
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priro004. On another evening Peter and Ann leave a cinema.

Private Road - The young couple spend time together. Hungerford Bridge spanning the Thames in WC2. Scenes for 'The Breaking of Bumbo' were also shot on the bridge.
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priro005. The young couple spend time together. Hungerford Bridge spanning the Thames in WC2. Scenes for 'The Breaking of Bumbo' were also shot on the bridge.

priro005n. The same railway bridge with the Shell Centre in the background by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 17-01-2016)

Private Road - The aspiring author escorts Ann to the station to catch her train home. Facing York Road from London Waterloo's Station Approach.
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priro006. The aspiring author escorts Ann to the station to catch her train home. Facing York Road from London Waterloo's Station Approach.

priro006n. Mark O'Neill shows that little has changed, but something is going on behind that boarding! Mark points out that the bus stop in the background was used by Paddy Considine and the hooded man in the Bourne Ultimatum, currently dispensed with while the Shell Centre redevelopment takes place.. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 23-10-2015)

Private Road - The steps up to the entrance of Waterloo Station. The station was seen in 'The Jokers', 'My Beautiful Laundrette', 'The Party's Over' and more.
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priro007. The steps up to the entrance of Waterloo Station. The station was seen in 'The Jokers', 'My Beautiful Laundrette', 'The Party's Over' and more.

priro007n. Those same steps captured by Mark O'Neill. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2015)

Private Road - As Ann's train departs, Peter walks from the platform. Waterloo Station, Waterloo Road in London SE1. A very similar shot was seen in 'Horror Hospital'.
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priro008. As Ann's train departs, Peter walks from the platform. Waterloo Station, Waterloo Road in London SE1. A very similar shot was seen in 'Horror Hospital'.

priro008n. Does this mean that Mark had just missed his train? (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-10-2015)

Private Road - Mr. Halpern approaches when Peter calls for Ann.
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priro009. Mr. Halpern approaches when Peter calls for Ann.

Private Road - Peter drives Ann to the cinema after her father suggests taking the car.
Private Road

priro010. Peter drives Ann to the cinema after her father suggests taking the car.

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