FILM : Jump for Glory
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Jump for Glory 1937 Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Valerie Hobson, Alan Hale, Jack Melford London, Middlesex
Director : Raoul Walsh   Production Company : Criterion Film Productions Ltd.  Region : LONDON H-L,SOUTH EAST E-L

An American bootlegger becomes a cat burglar in London and falls in love with one of his victims, but an old associate threatens to wreck his chances of going straight.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

Also known as 'When Thief Meets Thief' (US Title)

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Jump for Glory - As the two cabs drive through the streets, Glory notices that they are being pursued.
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jufogl011. As the two cabs drive through the streets, Glory notices that they are being pursued.

Jump for Glory - Ricky instructs their Driver which way to turn.
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jufogl012. Ricky instructs their Driver which way to turn.

Jump for Glory - The two taxis reach quieter roads before Ricky tells the Cabby to stop.
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jufogl013. The two taxis reach quieter roads before Ricky tells the Cabby to stop.

Jump for Glory - Ricky gets out of the taxi, crosses over to Thompson’s cab and gives him a black eye.
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jufogl014. Ricky gets out of the taxi, crosses over to Thompson’s cab and gives him a black eye.

Jump for Glory - To support himself and Glory, Ricky attempts to get a job selling cars. This appears to be the former Rootes car showrooms at Devonshire House on Piccadilly W1.
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jufogl015. To support himself and Glory, Ricky attempts to get a job selling cars. This appears to be the former Rootes car showrooms at Devonshire House on Piccadilly W1.

jufogl015n. Peter confirms that it is still a car showroom. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-10-2017)

Jump for Glory - A position at a boatyard is tried for without success.
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jufogl016. A position at a boatyard is tried for without success.

Jump for Glory - Finally being given a job as a violinist at a theatre, Ricky runs home to tell Glory the news. Richard Lovejoy advises that this is Queens Hall in Langham Place W1. The building was destroyed by an incendiary bomb in 1941.
Jump for Glory

jufogl017. Finally being given a job as a violinist at a theatre, Ricky runs home to tell Glory the news. Richard Lovejoy advises that this is Queens Hall in Langham Place W1. The building was destroyed by an incendiary bomb in 1941.

Jump for Glory - While Ricky speeds towards Mrs. Nolan's boarding house, Glory is paid a visit by her former fiancé.
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jufogl018. While Ricky speeds towards Mrs. Nolan's boarding house, Glory is paid a visit by her former fiancé.

Jump for Glory - As Ricky keeps up his pace, Glory learns the true identity of Colonel Charles Fane.
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jufogl019. As Ricky keeps up his pace, Glory learns the true identity of Colonel Charles Fane.

Jump for Glory - The young American nears the empty home where Glory has left a written note for him. Outside Liberty & Co. on Regent Street W1. Located by RL.
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jufogl020. The young American nears the empty home where Glory has left a written note for him. Outside Liberty & Co. on Regent Street W1. Located by RL.

jufogl020n. There's proof in the pillars in this shot from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-10-2017)

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