FILM : Square Ring, The
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Square Ring, The 1953 Jack Warner, Robert Beatty, Bill Owen, Maxwell Reed, Joan Collins, Kay Kendall, Bernadette O'Farrell, George Rose, Bill Travers, Alfie Bass London
Director : Basil Dearden   Production Company : Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON R-S

The story of various fighters and spectators during one night at a seedy boxing venue.

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Square Ring, The - Adams Stadium, a boxing venue where all the action takes place. This is the former Kilburn Theatre Royal, later the Kilburn Picture Palace and, at the time of filming, Shannon's Nightclub.
Square Ring, The

squri001. Adams Stadium, a boxing venue where all the action takes place. This is the former Kilburn Theatre Royal, later the Kilburn Picture Palace and, at the time of filming, Shannon's Nightclub.

squri001n. The building still stands on Belsize Lane in London NW6 with a rebuild upper frontage. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Square Ring, The - Happy Burns and Bunty arrive at Adams Stadium by car. Panning right brings the corner of Belsize Road and Kilburn Vale into the frame. The location was seen in 'Ooh, You Are Awful'.
Square Ring, The

squri002. Happy Burns and Bunty arrive at Adams Stadium by car. Panning right brings the corner of Belsize Road and Kilburn Vale into the frame. The location was seen in 'Ooh, You Are Awful'.

squri002n. Renovation in progress. It's good to know that we're looking after many of our lesser known film locations. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Square Ring, The - Across the street from the venue, Warren (Michael Golden) gets out of a taxi followed by boxer Rick Martell and his girlfriend Frankie. Facing north-east on Belsize Road NW6.
Square Ring, The

squri003. Across the street from the venue, Warren (Michael Golden) gets out of a taxi followed by boxer Rick Martell and his girlfriend Frankie. Facing north-east on Belsize Road NW6.

squri003n. A skip replaces the taxi. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Square Ring, The - Two men walk by as Kid Curtis approaches the Stadium Cafe to find his wife Peg. Possibly a studio set, but the number 262 is partially visible above the left hand doorway.
Square Ring, The

squri004. Two men walk by as Kid Curtis approaches the Stadium Cafe to find his wife Peg. Possibly a studio set, but the number 262 is partially visible above the left hand doorway.

Square Ring, The - At the side entrance to the venue, Peg Curtis (Bernadette O'Farrell) turns when Kid Curtis (Robert Beatty) appears at the door. This is a, now partly bricked up, doorway of the warehouse that fronts Belsize Road between Shannon's Nightclub and the Priory Works.
Square Ring, The

squri005. At the side entrance to the venue, Peg Curtis (Bernadette O'Farrell) turns when Kid Curtis (Robert Beatty) appears at the door. This is a, now partly bricked up, doorway of the warehouse that fronts Belsize Road between Shannon's Nightclub and the Priory Works.

squri005n. A general view of the building that's become a work in progress. The arched openings appear to confirm the location. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Square Ring, The - At closing time, Happy Burns (Bill Owen) and Bunty (Joan Sims) spill out of the pub with other drinkers. Outside the Priory Tavern public house on the corner of Belsize Road and Kilburn Vale in Kilburn.
Square Ring, The

squri006. At closing time, Happy Burns (Bill Owen) and Bunty (Joan Sims) spill out of the pub with other drinkers. Outside the Priory Tavern public house on the corner of Belsize Road and Kilburn Vale in Kilburn.

squri006n. The pub closed in 2010 but, happily, reopened soon afterwards. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

Square Ring, The - Danny Felton (Jack Warner) watches as Happy drives the revelers away. The last scene of the film and the shot that gave the location away.
Square Ring, The

squri007. Danny Felton (Jack Warner) watches as Happy drives the revelers away. The last scene of the film and the shot that gave the location away.

squri007n. And the last comparison shot of the day, before a well earned pint with Peter, who had also been out taking pictures in the rain. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 17-04-2016)

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