Gary Oldman, Timothy Spall, John Altman, Derek Benfield, David John, Peter Lee Wilson, John Croft, John Rutland, Al Ashton, Sheila Ballantine, Kenneth Griffith
Director : Colin Gregg Production Company : Channel Four Films, Mainline Region : SOUTH WEST
A group of Royal Navy ratings spend their last 24 hours ashore in Plymouth. They hit the notorious Union Street, with dramatic results.
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rembre001. Gary Oldman (Daniel) attempts to get a room for the night at a property on Elliot St, Plymouth PL1.
rembre001n. The hotel is now closed for business. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre002. Turned away at the door, Daniel managed to get into a taxi on Elliot St, Plymouth PL1.
rembre002n. Little change but not so wet and misty today! (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre003. A rejected and drunk Gary Oldman staggers along Union St, Plymouth PL1 (Bath Street is to the left).
rembre003n. The taxi business long since closed and is now a nightclub. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre004. Gary makes a possibly unwise decision to enter a nightspot on Plymouth Union Street.
rembre004n. The windows partly remain but these days you can only get served items such as fridges and sofas. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre005. Nice bright shot from Plymouth Hoe, looking out past Smeaton's Tower.
rembre005n. Smeaton's Tower marked a major step forward in lighthouse design. In use from 1759 to 1877, it was largely dismantled and rebuilt on Plymouth Hoe where it now stands as a memorial to its designer, John Smeaton. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre006. Kenneth Griffith (Joe) seems to be troubled. He is currently under cover of a small shelter on Plymouth Hoe.
rembre006n. Lick of paint and glass removal, but much the same in 2016. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre007. Joe is pondering a possible crisis. Smeaton's Tower again visible in the background.
rembre007n. Almost exactly the same. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre008. Joe heads back up to the top of the Hoe Promenade, with the houses of The Esplanade, Plymouth PL1 visible in the background.
rembre008n. The subsequent growth makes an exact match shot impossible, but without trampling on the plants, this is quite close. Some of the properties have been given a lick of paint. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)
rembre009. In a flashback, Daniel is outside Exeter motorway services next to the M5. His intentions are not so much honourable as opportunistic.
rembre009n. Changes happen over the years, in this case it seems mainly to involve coffee advertisements. (Modern Photo Added: 06-02-2017)
rembre010. David John (Mark) and Peter Lee Wilson (Vincent) leave for a day out from Glen Park Ave, Plymouth PL4.
rembre010n. The street is pretty much the same in 2016. (Modern Photo Added: 21-04-2016)