FILM : Escape (1948)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Escape (1948) 1948 Rex Harrison, Peggy Cummins, William Hartnell Devon, London
Director : Joseph L. Mankiewicz   Production Company : Twentieth Century-Fox Productions  Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH WEST

An RAF War veteran escapes from prison and meets a woman who persuades him to complete his sentence.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

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Escape (1948) - Crowds flock to buy newspapers reporting the trial after Matt is arrested and charged with manslaughter following an altercation in the park when the Woman is almost arrested for soliciting. Now named The Queen's Walk, this is the Thames side thoroughfare outside County Hall in SE1.
Escape (1948)

escap111. Crowds flock to buy newspapers reporting the trial after Matt is arrested and charged with manslaughter following an altercation in the park when the Woman is almost arrested for soliciting. Now named The Queen's Walk, this is the Thames side thoroughfare outside County Hall in SE1.

Escape (1948) - The accused is sentenced to three years penal servitude. The Central Criminal Court City on Old Bailey, London EC4.
Escape (1948)

escap112. The accused is sentenced to three years penal servitude. The Central Criminal Court City on Old Bailey, London EC4.

escap112n. Peter provides this modern shot in glorious colour.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-09-2017)

Escape (1948) - Believing it an unjust punishment, Matt takes the opportunity to escape from prison in the fog and makes his way across the moors.
Escape (1948)

escap113. Believing it an unjust punishment, Matt takes the opportunity to escape from prison in the fog and makes his way across the moors.

Escape (1948) - Matt Denant (Rex Harrison) comes to a stand as a hunt approaches.
Escape (1948)

escap114. Matt Denant (Rex Harrison) comes to a stand as a hunt approaches.

Escape (1948) - Falling from her horse near where Matt was hiding, Dora Winton drives home.
Escape (1948)

escap115. Falling from her horse near where Matt was hiding, Dora Winton drives home.

Escape (1948) - The young woman draws onto the driveway of the house that, later, Matt approaches.
Escape (1948)

escap116. The young woman draws onto the driveway of the house that, later, Matt approaches.

Escape (1948) - Given a coat and hat by Dora, Matt completes the outfit by stealing a pair of trousers.
Escape (1948)

escap117. Given a coat and hat by Dora, Matt completes the outfit by stealing a pair of trousers.

Escape (1948) - In the fictional village of Moorside, the escaped convict hides in a lane as a couple leave their house.
Escape (1948)

escap118. In the fictional village of Moorside, the escaped convict hides in a lane as a couple leave their house.

Escape (1948) - Having phoned his pals at the airfield, the Mrs. Pinkem the Postmistress (Marjorie Rhodes) calls to Matt to pay sixpence for the call.
Escape (1948)

escap119. Having phoned his pals at the airfield, the Mrs. Pinkem the Postmistress (Marjorie Rhodes) calls to Matt to pay sixpence for the call.

Escape (1948) - Matt runs when a Policeman is alerted.
Escape (1948)

escap120. Matt runs when a Policeman is alerted.

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