FILM : Run for Your Money, A
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Run for Your Money, A 1949 Donald Houston, Meredith Edwards, Moira Lister, Alec Guinness, Hugh Griffith Berkshire, Bridgend County (Wales), London, Middlesex
Director : Charles Frend   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z,WALES

Two brothers from a Welsh village take their first trip to London to collect a prize.

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Run for Your Money, A - This is a story of how Welsh Wales came to town. It all began in Hafoduwchbenceubwllymarchogcoch.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym001. This is a story of how Welsh Wales came to town. It all began in Hafoduwchbenceubwllymarchogcoch.

Run for Your Money, A - David 'Dai Number 9' Jones (Donald Houston) and Thomas 'Twm' Jones (Meredith Edwards) run to see the pit manager after being summoned to the surface.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym002. David 'Dai Number 9' Jones (Donald Houston) and Thomas 'Twm' Jones (Meredith Edwards) run to see the pit manager after being summoned to the surface.

Run for Your Money, A - Whimple (Alec Guinness) waits to greet Dai and Twm at Paddington station after they win the London Echo's prize for digging coal.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym003. Whimple (Alec Guinness) waits to greet Dai and Twm at Paddington station after they win the London Echo's prize for digging coal.

Run for Your Money, A - The columnist and his photographer Stebbins (Mackenzie Ward) head to platform 9. Windsor & Eton Central station off Thames Street in Windsor. The station was also seen in 'Left, Right and Centre', 'That's Your Funeral' and 'Doctor in Trouble'.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym004. The columnist and his photographer Stebbins (Mackenzie Ward) head to platform 9. Windsor & Eton Central station off Thames Street in Windsor. The station was also seen in 'Left, Right and Centre', 'That's Your Funeral' and 'Doctor in Trouble'.

Run for Your Money, A - Being two of the first off the crowded train, David and Thomas walk from the station without being met.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym005. Being two of the first off the crowded train, David and Thomas walk from the station without being met.

rfym005n. Teresa Stokes sends this shot remarking that the road itself is now a "dedicated smoking area", not now being allowed to smoke on railway premises. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 15-07-2015)

Run for Your Money, A - The streets of London look deserted and bleak to the two brothers. This appears to be a model or a studio set, complete with ABC Bakery. Have a look at Hitchcock's 'Sabotage' to see what is achieved with large sets.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym006. The streets of London look deserted and bleak to the two brothers. This appears to be a model or a studio set, complete with ABC Bakery. Have a look at Hitchcock's 'Sabotage' to see what is achieved with large sets.

Run for Your Money, A - Dai chases after con artist Jo (Moira Lister) when she leaves her compact on the table in a cafe where the two miners were having breakfast.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym007. Dai chases after con artist Jo (Moira Lister) when she leaves her compact on the table in a cafe where the two miners were having breakfast.

frfym007n. High Street, Acton, London W3. No 68 doesn't seem to have a lucky trading record. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 10-04-2015)

Run for Your Money, A - Twm searches for Dai after following him from the cafe. RL notes that these shops are not in Acton's High Street.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym008. Twm searches for Dai after following him from the cafe. RL notes that these shops are not in Acton's High Street.

rfym008n. The shop remains as proven by Roland-François Lack with the aid of Google, 36 Haven Green London W5. Clearly the Director was playing with our locations! (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 14-03-2016)

Run for Your Money, A - Dai is nowhere to be seen.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym009. Dai is nowhere to be seen.

rfym009n. High Street, Acton, London W3, looking towards Locarno Road. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 10-04-2015)

Run for Your Money, A - Huw Price (Hugh Griffith) stands in the gutter singing as Twm scans the street.
Run for Your Money, A

rfym010. Huw Price (Hugh Griffith) stands in the gutter singing as Twm scans the street.

rfym010n. High Street, Acton, London W3 looking towards Grove Road. Not quite the right angle due to that over large bus shelter. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 10-04-2015)

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