FILM : Ballad in Blue
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Ballad in Blue 1965 Ray Charles, Mary Peach, Tom Bell, Dawn Addams, Piers Bishop, Lucy Appleby London, Paris
Director : Paul Henreid   Production Company : Alsa Productions, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation  Region : LONDON A-B,FRANCE

Famous singer tries to encourage the family of a blind boy to have a sight operation. SJ

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Ballad in Blue - Charles visits a school for the blind on a rainy day.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue001. Charles visits a school for the blind on a rainy day.

balladblue001n. It still stands on Cooper's Row, London EC3. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 08-12-2015)

Ballad in Blue - From the doorway of the above as Charles leaves.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue002. From the doorway of the above as Charles leaves.

balladblue002n. Looking towards the corner of Cooper's Row and Trinity Square. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 08-12-2015)

Ballad in Blue - Charles arranges for his chauffeur to drop off Peach and her blind son Bishop after a trip in the car along Whitehall.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue003. Charles arranges for his chauffeur to drop off Peach and her blind son Bishop after a trip in the car along Whitehall.

balladblue003n. But in reality they live at 42 Crutched Friars, just around the corner from Cooper's Row. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 08-12-2015)

Ballad in Blue - A nice clear indicator as Peach and Bishop enter their house.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue004. A nice clear indicator as Peach and Bishop enter their house.

balladblue004n. At the corner of French Ordinary Court. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 08-12-2015)

Ballad in Blue - The car drives off.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue005. The car drives off.

balladblue005n. Crtuched Friars at the corner of Seething Lane. The church is St. Olave's. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 08-12-2015)

Ballad in Blue - Bishop and Appleby sneak out to meet Charles. This may have been shot at the studio, based in Ardmore, Ireland.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue006. Bishop and Appleby sneak out to meet Charles. This may have been shot at the studio, based in Ardmore, Ireland.

Ballad in Blue - The action switches to Paris with Bell accompanying the family.
Ballad in Blue

balladblue007. The action switches to Paris with Bell accompanying the family.

Ballad in Blue - Definitely appears to be Paris. It is, this is the Olympia Theatre on Boulevard des Capucines 75009. (PW)
Ballad in Blue

balladblue008. Definitely appears to be Paris. It is, this is the Olympia Theatre on Boulevard des Capucines 75009. (PW)

Ballad in Blue - Bell steps out into the nighttime Parisian air. Outside Chez Barre on Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, Paris 75018. (PW)
Ballad in Blue

balladblue009. Bell steps out into the nighttime Parisian air. Outside Chez Barre on Rue du Chevalier de la Barre, Paris 75018. (PW)

Ballad in Blue - The camera pans upward to reveal the Sacre Coeur area. And this is Rue du Chevalier de la Barre seen from the junction with Rue du Mont Cenis. (PW)
Ballad in Blue

balladblue010. The camera pans upward to reveal the Sacre Coeur area. And this is Rue du Chevalier de la Barre seen from the junction with Rue du Mont Cenis. (PW)

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