FILM : Escort for Hire
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Escort for Hire 1960 June Thorburn, Pete Murray, Noel Trevarthen, Jan Holden, Peter Butterworth, Guy Middleton London
Director : Godfrey Grayson   Production Company : Danziger Productions Ltd.  Region : LONDON E-G

An unemployed actor gets a job as a male escort but ends up being framed for murder after a wealthy client is killed.

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Escort for Hire - Steve Walker (Noel Trevarthen) and Buzz Jenkins (Pete Murray) appear from Queensway station. This is Bayswater Road in London W2.
Escort for Hire

eschi001. Steve Walker (Noel Trevarthen) and Buzz Jenkins (Pete Murray) appear from Queensway station. This is Bayswater Road in London W2.

eschi001n. 58 years later there's a redesigned station entrance and no shop. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 13-02-2017)

Escort for Hire - Looking for employment, the out of work actors browse cards in newsagents displays.
Escort for Hire

eschi002. Looking for employment, the out of work actors browse cards in newsagents displays.

Escort for Hire - When the pair get jobs as escorts, one of their colleagues accompanies a client to a concert. The first of a few dark scenes, this one of the Royal Albert Hall in Kensington SW7.
Escort for Hire

eschi003. When the pair get jobs as escorts, one of their colleagues accompanies a client to a concert. The first of a few dark scenes, this one of the Royal Albert Hall in Kensington SW7.

eschi003n. Peter's comparison is nearly as glum as the screen capture!
(Modern Photo Added: 18-02-2017)

Escort for Hire - While Buzz entertains Nadia Summers, Steve nears the apartment block where Elizabeth Gwynn is waiting.
Escort for Hire

eschi004. While Buzz entertains Nadia Summers, Steve nears the apartment block where Elizabeth Gwynn is waiting.

Escort for Hire - Steve escorts his date to a house party.
Escort for Hire

eschi005. Steve escorts his date to a house party.

Escort for Hire - After the party, Steve drives Elizabeth home.
Escort for Hire

eschi006. After the party, Steve drives Elizabeth home.

Escort for Hire - Buzz walks home to the house where the friends have taken a room. That's the entrance to a mews to the left of centre but is this a lost location or does it still exist?
Escort for Hire

eschi007. Buzz walks home to the house where the friends have taken a room. That's the entrance to a mews to the left of centre but is this a lost location or does it still exist?

Escort for Hire - Later in the film we see this view of the building.
Escort for Hire

eschi008. Later in the film we see this view of the building.

Escort for Hire - Tilting upwards brings the first floor into view. The railings look similar to those still found in Paddington W2.
Escort for Hire

eschi009. Tilting upwards brings the first floor into view. The railings look similar to those still found in Paddington W2.

Escort for Hire - A Policeman stands outside the building where Miss Kennedy's agency is based. Peter's Court on Porchester Road in London W2.
Escort for Hire

eschi010. A Policeman stands outside the building where Miss Kennedy's agency is based. Peter's Court on Porchester Road in London W2.

eschi010n. Peter's Court has lost and entrance pillar! (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 13-02-2017)

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