FILM : Q Planes
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Q Planes 1939 Ralph Richardson, Laurence Olivier, Valerie Hobson Buckinghamshire, Surrey
Director : Tim Whelan and Arthur B. Woods   Production Company : Irving Asher Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q

A secret service agent discovers who's using a secret weapon to steal experimental planes.

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Also known as 'Clouds Over Europe' (US Title)

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Q Planes - The film opens with Police car speeding through city streets.
Q Planes

qpla001. The film opens with Police car speeding through city streets.

Q Planes - The shot pans with the car as it heads to an office block where a crime has been reported, only to find Major Hammond asleep on a settee.
Q Planes

qpla002. The shot pans with the car as it heads to an office block where a crime has been reported, only to find Major Hammond asleep on a settee.

Q Planes - The Barrett & Ward Aircraft Company's airfield where Tony McVane is the star pilot.
Q Planes

qpla003. The Barrett & Ward Aircraft Company's airfield where Tony McVane is the star pilot.

Q Planes - The plane with a newly designed supercharger is prepared for Mr. Barrett to look over before the arrival of the Air Minister.
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qpla004. The plane with a newly designed supercharger is prepared for Mr. Barrett to look over before the arrival of the Air Minister.

Q Planes - Mr. Barrett meets the Air Minister's as he arrives accompanied by Major Hammond. Paul Francis suggested Brooklands and Richard Flagg confirmed
Q Planes

qpla005. Mr. Barrett meets the Air Minister's as he arrives accompanied by Major Hammond. Paul Francis suggested Brooklands and Richard Flagg confirmed "definitely". With grateful thanks to them both and the ARG Forum for the identification. The Art Deco tower is fully restored and now used as offices. (RL)

qpla005n. Chris Mort provides this shot of the location adding that "Other airfield scenes were shot at the adjacent Hawker factory which is sadly now a retail estate.
(Modern Photo Added: 09-04-2016)

Q Planes - The action moves to the coast after a test plane fitted with the new supercharger is brought down by a powerful ray beamed from the S.S. Viking by enemy agents.
Q Planes

qpla006. The action moves to the coast after a test plane fitted with the new supercharger is brought down by a powerful ray beamed from the S.S. Viking by enemy agents.

Q Planes - Led by Tony McVane, planes return to the airfield after searching for the test plane.
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qpla007. Led by Tony McVane, planes return to the airfield after searching for the test plane.

Q Planes - Helping her brother with his latest case, Kay Hammond arrives at the Barrett & Ward factory. Denham Film Studios at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire. The location was also used in 'Spaceways' and 'The Case of the Missing Scene'.
Q Planes

qpla008. Helping her brother with his latest case, Kay Hammond arrives at the Barrett & Ward factory. Denham Film Studios at Denham Green in Buckinghamshire. The location was also used in 'Spaceways' and 'The Case of the Missing Scene'.

Q Planes - Kay Hammond (Valerie Hobson) tells the Gatekeeper that she must see Tony McVane before he takes off. The gates to Denham Studios on North Orbital Road.
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qpla009. Kay Hammond (Valerie Hobson) tells the Gatekeeper that she must see Tony McVane before he takes off. The gates to Denham Studios on North Orbital Road.

Q Planes - McVane's test plane is prepared for flight.
Q Planes

qpla010. McVane's test plane is prepared for flight.

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