John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Denholm Elliott, Anna Gael, Ken Hutchinson, Barry Stanton, John Flanagan, David Casey, Derrick O'Connor, Anna Nygh, Michael J. Jackson, John Alkin, Brian Hall
London, Middlesex, Berkshire, Gozo (Malta)
Director : Tom Clegg Production Company : Euston Films Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z,REST OF THE WORLD
John Thaw as Inspector Jack Regan aided by Dennis Waterman's George Carter investigate a series of clever bank raids staged by a gang terrorising London: their investigation leads to an elite gang of crooks based in Malta. JT & SJ
The murder/ suicide ending was filmed in a house where I had a bedsit (just after I moved out), at 44 Longridge Road, Earls Court. Jay
Originally loaded, in then stills, with Bryn Willets' contribution. Now more complete.
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sweeneyt001. Filmed in Roehampton, London SW15. Just off Danebury Avenue.
sweeneyt001n. Now. Thanks to Bryn Willetts. (Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2014)
sweeneyt002. Filmed in Roehampton, London. Just off Danebury Avenue.
sweeneyt002n. Now. Not sure how this corresponds, but I'm sure Bryn will tell us. (Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2014)
sweeneyt003. Putney Embankment, SW15.
sweeneyt003n. More bollards, but minus one phone box. SJ (Modern Photo Added: 02-01-2017)
sweeneyt004. From the Embankment by Putney Bridge looking over to Lower Richmond Road, SW15.
sweeneyt004n. From the Embankment by Putney Bridge looking over to Lower Richmond Road. Bryn. (Modern Photo Added: 20-08-2014)
sweeneyt005. Waterman on the case for the "lime green Merc." SW15.
sweeneyt005n. Riverside Snacks has been upgraded, but Kenilworth Court is intact. SJ (Modern Photo Added: 02-01-2017)
sweeneyt006. Elliott and Thaw confer outside the Central Criminal Court of England and Wales, known as the Old Bailey EC4.
sweeneyt006n. Exactly the same. SJ (Modern Photo Added: 04-05-2015)
sweeneyt007. Thaw decides not to perjure himself for Elliott. Opposite the Old Bailey.
sweeneyt007n. The famous pub the Magpie and Stump which is still going inside this rebuilt block. SJ (Modern Photo Added: 04-05-2015)