FILM : Stars Look Down, The
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Stars Look Down, The 1940 Michael Redgrave, Margaret Lockwood, Emlyn Williams, Nancy Price, Allan Jeayes, Edward Rigby, Linden Travers, Cecil Parker Cumbria
Director : Carol Reed   Production Company : Grafton Films  Region : NORTH

The film chronicles various injustices suffered by a mining community in the North East of England.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

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Stars Look Down, The - Opening shot of the Neptune Colliery in Sleescale, somewhere in the north east of England. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.
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stlodo001. Opening shot of the Neptune Colliery in Sleescale, somewhere in the north east of England. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.

Stars Look Down, The - A panorama of Sleescale. IMDB and Wikipedia suggest that this is either Great Clifton or Siddick, both near to Workington in Cumbria. Looks like the sea in the background.
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stlodo002. A panorama of Sleescale. IMDB and Wikipedia suggest that this is either Great Clifton or Siddick, both near to Workington in Cumbria. Looks like the sea in the background.

Stars Look Down, The - As a strike at the colliery continues, Martha Fenwick (Nancy Price) goes to the local butcher to ask for meat. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.
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stlodo003. As a strike at the colliery continues, Martha Fenwick (Nancy Price) goes to the local butcher to ask for meat. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.

Stars Look Down, The - Ramage the butcher (Edmund Willard) refuses to give meat to Will (James Harcourt) one the striking miners. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.
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stlodo004. Ramage the butcher (Edmund Willard) refuses to give meat to Will (James Harcourt) one the striking miners. Studio shot included for sake of completeness.

Stars Look Down, The - Davey Fenwick sets out by train from the local station to attend university in Tynecastle. Workington Central Station, on the Cleator and Workington Junction Railway. The station closed in 1931.
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stlodo005. Davey Fenwick sets out by train from the local station to attend university in Tynecastle. Workington Central Station, on the Cleator and Workington Junction Railway. The station closed in 1931.

Stars Look Down, The - The train departs. Workington Central Station. The bridge carries Oxford Street over the line which is now a roadway. Central Way, Workington, Cumbria.
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stlodo006. The train departs. Workington Central Station. The bridge carries Oxford Street over the line which is now a roadway. Central Way, Workington, Cumbria.

Stars Look Down, The - Davey Fenwick (Michael Redgrave) speaks with Jenny Sunley (Margaret Lockwood) outside Baddeley College at Tynecastle University.  An unknown location likely to be a studio set.
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stlodo007. Davey Fenwick (Michael Redgrave) speaks with Jenny Sunley (Margaret Lockwood) outside Baddeley College at Tynecastle University. An unknown location likely to be a studio set.

Stars Look Down, The - Establishing shot of the Neptune Colliery. This looks very much like the now vanished St Helens Colliery, Siddick near Workington, Cumbria.
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stlodo008. Establishing shot of the Neptune Colliery. This looks very much like the now vanished St Helens Colliery, Siddick near Workington, Cumbria.

Stars Look Down, The - To celebrate the closing of the Scupper Flats seam in the colliery, a football match takes place between Sleescale and Gateport. Unidentified location.
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stlodo009. To celebrate the closing of the Scupper Flats seam in the colliery, a football match takes place between Sleescale and Gateport. Unidentified location.

Stars Look Down, The - People hear the alarm whistle sound as the mine is flooded. At last some 'reel streets', unidentified but real.
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stlodo010. People hear the alarm whistle sound as the mine is flooded. At last some 'reel streets', unidentified but real.

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