FILM : Burke and Hare (2010)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Burke and Hare (2010) 2010 Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis, Isla Fisher, Tom Wilkinson, Jessica Hynes, Bill Bailey, Tim Curry Edinburgh, Kent, London, Stirling
Director : John Landis   Production Company : Ealing Studios, Fragile Films, Aegis Film Fund  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D,SCOTLAND

Two nineteenth century grave robbers find a lucrative business supplying cadavers for an Edinburgh medical school.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

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Burke and Hare (2010) - In Regency Edinburgh, Angus the Hangman tells how the corpses of the hanged are transported to Dr Robert Knox for dissection. Although set in Scotland’s capital, this first shot features Stirling Castle’s Inner Close.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha101. In Regency Edinburgh, Angus the Hangman tells how the corpses of the hanged are transported to Dr Robert Knox for dissection. Although set in Scotland’s capital, this first shot features Stirling Castle’s Inner Close.

Burke and Hare (2010) - The narration continues to explain that Dr Alexander Monro has to rely on severed limbs for dissection. Somerset House on Strand, London WC2.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha102. The narration continues to explain that Dr Alexander Monro has to rely on severed limbs for dissection. Somerset House on Strand, London WC2.

burha102n. Peter provides this festive modern shot, with added cranes.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-11-2017)

Burke and Hare (2010) - Somerset House is also seen in ‘Wilde’, ’The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes’, ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha103. Somerset House is also seen in ‘Wilde’, ’The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes’, ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Tomorrow Never Dies’.

burha103n. Restricted by the seasonal ice rink behind him, Peter managed to capture the same location.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-11-2017)

Burke and Hare (2010) - Mad Maggie (Gabrielle Downey) awaits her fate with a rope around her neck as the charges against her are read out.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha104. Mad Maggie (Gabrielle Downey) awaits her fate with a rope around her neck as the charges against her are read out.

Burke and Hare (2010) - Angus the Hangman (Bill Bailey) pulls the lever to send Mad Maggie to her Maker.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha105. Angus the Hangman (Bill Bailey) pulls the lever to send Mad Maggie to her Maker.

Burke and Hare (2010) - William Burke (Simon Pegg) and William Hare (Andy Serkis) roll a wooden barrel containing the body of one of Hare’s wife’s lodgers.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha106. William Burke (Simon Pegg) and William Hare (Andy Serkis) roll a wooden barrel containing the body of one of Hare’s wife’s lodgers.

Burke and Hare (2010) - The two struggle uphill with the huge cask. Facing northward on Heriot Place, Edinburgh 1.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha107. The two struggle uphill with the huge cask. Facing northward on Heriot Place, Edinburgh 1.

Burke and Hare (2010) - On the brow of the hill, the barrel rolls away. Heriot Place with Edinburgh Castle in the top distance.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha108. On the brow of the hill, the barrel rolls away. Heriot Place with Edinburgh Castle in the top distance.

Burke and Hare (2010) - Burke and Hare chase the barrel through the streets. Possibly a split screen effect.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha109. Burke and Hare chase the barrel through the streets. Possibly a split screen effect.

Burke and Hare (2010) - Moving on . . . this is Old Fishmarket Close.
Burke and Hare (2010)

burha110. Moving on . . . this is Old Fishmarket Close.

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