FILM : Hammerhead
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Hammerhead 1968 Vince Edwards, Judy Geeson, Peter Vaughan, Diana Dors London, Estoril-Cascais, Portugal
Director : David Miller   Production Company : Irving Allen Productions  Region : LONDON H-L,REST OF THE WORLD

Hammerhead is trying to steal NATO secrets while Charles Hood is the secret agent out to stop him over a backdrop of Bond fused with hippiedom. SJ

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Hammerhead [DVD] [1968] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Hammerhead - Edwards and Geeson drive away from a police raid at a happening at the Camden Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, NW1.
Hammerhead

hammer001. Edwards and Geeson drive away from a police raid at a happening at the Camden Roundhouse, Chalk Farm Road, NW1.

hammer001n. Taken from the bridge over the railway lines for a clear shot. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Hammerhead - They drive to a mews. I've seen this one before either for real or in another film but it eludes the addled mind temporarily.
Hammerhead

hammer002. They drive to a mews. I've seen this one before either for real or in another film but it eludes the addled mind temporarily.

hammer002n. It is of course Groom Place, London SW1, as seen in Perfect Friday. Thanks to TonyK who also sent in a Google shot, now replaced to capture St Peter's Eaton Square in the background. The tree's thrived. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 22-03-2013)

Hammerhead - Same mews, with the camera panning left.
Hammerhead

hammer003. Same mews, with the camera panning left.

hammer003n. And to the left (out of shot) is a delightful pub. Pic with thanks to TonyK and Google.
(Modern Photo Added: 22-03-2013)

Hammerhead - Edwards is now in Lisbon, the Praça do Comércio, looking north towards the Ministry of Justice.
Hammerhead

hammer004. Edwards is now in Lisbon, the Praça do Comércio, looking north towards the Ministry of Justice.

Hammerhead - Now looking south-east towards Almada as Edwards prepares to embark.
Hammerhead

hammer005. Now looking south-east towards Almada as Edwards prepares to embark.

Hammerhead - He sets off for the
Hammerhead

hammer005a. He sets off for the "Triton".

hammer005an. 25th April Bridge from Praça do Comércia, Lisbon. This is an added still as are others from Nick Knight (NK) who was struck by how groovy this all was! (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-04-2017)

Hammerhead - Is this the Cascais area?
Hammerhead

hammer006. Is this the Cascais area?

hammer006n. Yes, it is the Praia da Ribera de Cascais. "Edwards runs off the beach in front of the Hotel Baia, which is still here on the left, out of shot. The church-like building is the Palácio Seixas." With thanks to Nick Knight who provides this shot. (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 02-04-2017)

Hammerhead - Edwards running across a road.
Hammerhead

hammer007. Edwards running across a road.

hammer007n. The road Edwards crosses is the Passeio Dom Luís I where it intersects with the Praça 5 de Outubro, Cascais. That's the corner of the Hotel Baia on the right (more or less central in the then): built in the '60s but extensively renovated in 2005. NK (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-04-2017)

Hammerhead - A few seconds later, he is off to the Villa Oliva.
Hammerhead

hammer007a. A few seconds later, he is off to the Villa Oliva.

hammer007an. Câmara Municipal de Cascais now pedestrianised, with the statue of King Don Pedro I, visible on the left in the film shot. NK (SJ)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-04-2017)

Hammerhead - Some good rocks on the beach.
Hammerhead

hammer008. Some good rocks on the beach.

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