FILM : Breaking Glass
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Breaking Glass 1980 Phil Daniels, Hazel O'Connor, Jon Finch, Jonathan Pryce London
Director : Brian Gibson   Production Company : Allied Stars Ltd., Film and General Productions, Sprint N.V.  Region : LONDON A-B

A rock singer is determined to rise to the top of the profession, letting nothing stand in the way of that goal.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill. Uncredited 'now' images by PW.

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Breaking Glass - After being ejected from a backstage party, Danny Price (Phil Daniels) persuades Kate (Hazel O'Connor) to sing for him. Identified by Simon James in his book, London Movie Guide, as outside the Rainbow Theatre, Seven Sisters Road in London N4.
Breaking Glass

bregl001. After being ejected from a backstage party, Danny Price (Phil Daniels) persuades Kate (Hazel O'Connor) to sing for him. Identified by Simon James in his book, London Movie Guide, as outside the Rainbow Theatre, Seven Sisters Road in London N4.

Breaking Glass - Kate makes her way home after her latest gig ends badly. Jamie M. identifies the background public house as the Twelve Pins on Seven Sisters Road N4.
Breaking Glass

bregl002. Kate makes her way home after her latest gig ends badly. Jamie M. identifies the background public house as the Twelve Pins on Seven Sisters Road N4.

bregl002n. Jamie also provides this picture of the location. Image copyright Google Streetview.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-05-2015)

Breaking Glass - The start of a long panning shot showing the area in which Kate lives. London W11.
Breaking Glass

bregl003. The start of a long panning shot showing the area in which Kate lives. London W11.

Breaking Glass - Panning further over W11.
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bregl004. Panning further over W11.

Breaking Glass - The pan continues with the Westway running across the shot.  Tavistock Road is seen in the bottom right of the image. London W11.
Breaking Glass

bregl005. The pan continues with the Westway running across the shot. Tavistock Road is seen in the bottom right of the image. London W11.

Breaking Glass - The radio plays and announces that unemployment has risen to its highest point since the war. Flats on Tavistock Crescent stand in the foreground with Westway behind. London W11.
Breaking Glass

bregl006. The radio plays and announces that unemployment has risen to its highest point since the war. Flats on Tavistock Crescent stand in the foreground with Westway behind. London W11.

Breaking Glass - The camera tilts down to show the roof of Kate's bedsit home on Tavistock Road W11.
Breaking Glass

bregl007. The camera tilts down to show the roof of Kate's bedsit home on Tavistock Road W11.

bregl007n. From ground level, the same dormer window.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-01-2014)

Breaking Glass - The shot settles on Kate's window as the phone rings, waking her. The building stands at the corner of Tavistock Road and St Lukes Road, London W11.
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bregl007a. The shot settles on Kate's window as the phone rings, waking her. The building stands at the corner of Tavistock Road and St Lukes Road, London W11.

bregl007an. Different angle, same window.
(Modern Photo Added: 21-01-2014)

Breaking Glass - After listening to auditions all morning, Kate heads to see Danny. Unknown location.
Breaking Glass

bregl008. After listening to auditions all morning, Kate heads to see Danny. Unknown location.

Breaking Glass - A tired Kate enters the building where Danny has his seedy office.  Unidentified location.
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bregl008a. A tired Kate enters the building where Danny has his seedy office. Unidentified location.

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