FILM : Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) 1955 Mona Freeman, Gene Nelson, John Bentley, Michael Goodliffe, Michael Golden London, Surrey
Director : Montgomery Tully   Production Company : Merton Park Studios  Region : LONDON C-D,SOUTH EAST A-D

Greg Carradine (Gene Nelson) tells his wife Terry (Mona Freeman) that the police are after him as he has killed a bookie after a drunken binge, but he is innocent and is being framed. Terry and her brother John (Michael Goodliffe) hide him and try and find out who the killer is but the more they investigate the more holes they find in his story.

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Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) - Was there really somewhere with so many cooling towers? Yes, Croydon
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)

dial021. Was there really somewhere with so many cooling towers? Yes, Croydon "A" Power Station says Ray Potter. The towers were demolished in January 1974. This must therefore be Beddington Farm Road, as was, and now part of the Valley Park Retail and Leisure Complex. (RL)

Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) - Terry and her brother swap vehicles and change the registration numbers and emerge from
Spencers Garage. The Rush/Watery Lane, Merton, London SW19 The garage also appears in The Key Man from the opposite angle.
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)

dial022. Terry and her brother swap vehicles and change the registration numbers and emerge from Spencers Garage. The Rush/Watery Lane, Merton, London SW19 The garage also appears in The Key Man from the opposite angle.

dial022n. A rather less busy corner. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 10-10-2017)

Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) - “No sign of them on the main roads in Kent” remarks the Chief Inspector (Michael Golden). Not surprising
they are in New Maldon, Surrey!
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)

dial023. “No sign of them on the main roads in Kent” remarks the Chief Inspector (Michael Golden). Not surprising they are in New Maldon, Surrey!

dial023n. Much the same today.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-11-2013)

Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) - After a struggle with the police Greg is finally caught but is run over by a passing coach. Unidentified location.
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)

dial024. After a struggle with the police Greg is finally caught but is run over by a passing coach. Unidentified location.

Dial 999 (aka The Way Out) - Det. Sgt. Seagrave (John Bentley) and Terry walk back to the police car…..if only the signpost was legible. Unidentified location.
Dial 999 (aka The Way Out)

dial025. Det. Sgt. Seagrave (John Bentley) and Terry walk back to the police car…..if only the signpost was legible. Unidentified location.

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