FILM : Go to Blazes
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Go to Blazes 1962 Dave King, Robert Morley, Daniel Massey, Norman Rossington, Dennis Price, Coral Browne Hertfordshire, London
Director : Michael Truman   Production Company : Associated British Picture Corporation   Region : LONDON E-G,SOUTH EAST E-L

Three incompetent criminals steal an ancient fire engine as a getaway vehicle.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

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Go to Blazes - Looking very much the perfect gentleman, Harry (Daniel Massey) walks through town carrying chocolates and roses. Finchley Road in London NW11.
Go to Blazes

gotobl001. Looking very much the perfect gentleman, Harry (Daniel Massey) walks through town carrying chocolates and roses. Finchley Road in London NW11.

gotobl001n. A remarkably similar view now by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-12-2013)

Go to Blazes - Harry makes his way towards a jewellers.
Go to Blazes

gotobl002. Harry makes his way towards a jewellers.

gotobl002n. The junction of Hampstead Way and Finchley Road in Temple Fortune, Barnet captured by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-12-2013)

Go to Blazes - The jewellers window is smashed and gems are stolen. Finchley Road NW11.
Go to Blazes

gotobl003. The jewellers window is smashed and gems are stolen. Finchley Road NW11.

gotobl003n. Peter took this shot from the Barclay's bank entrance. The traffic lights have replaced the zebra crossing and may have been repositioned.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-12-2013)

Go to Blazes - Harry climbs into a getaway car driven by Alfie as the shop owner rushes out. Finchley Road, London NW11.
Go to Blazes

gotobl004. Harry climbs into a getaway car driven by Alfie as the shop owner rushes out. Finchley Road, London NW11.

gotobl004n. The same location now from Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 06-12-2013)

Go to Blazes - The Citroën heads away from the scene. Members of the Britmovie Forum identify this as Finchley Road between Dunstan Road and Wycombe Gardens.
Go to Blazes

gotobl005. The Citroën heads away from the scene. Members of the Britmovie Forum identify this as Finchley Road between Dunstan Road and Wycombe Gardens.

Go to Blazes - As the getaway car speeds past, a police car begins pursuit.
Go to Blazes

gotobl006. As the getaway car speeds past, a police car begins pursuit.

Go to Blazes - This road was recognised by Ian McGeevy as the northbound carriageway of the A41 Hendon Way in London NW11.
Go to Blazes

gotobl007. This road was recognised by Ian McGeevy as the northbound carriageway of the A41 Hendon Way in London NW11.

gotobl007n. Not that we needed proof Ian, we believed you, but thank you. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-09-2016)

Go to Blazes - The two cars negotiate a roundabout as Bernard examines the stolen gems. This is the roundabout at Five Ways Corner, the intersection of the A41 Watford Way and A1 Great North Way in NW7. Location found by Ian McGeevy.
Go to Blazes

gotobl008. The two cars negotiate a roundabout as Bernard examines the stolen gems. This is the roundabout at Five Ways Corner, the intersection of the A41 Watford Way and A1 Great North Way in NW7. Location found by Ian McGeevy.

gotobl008n. And Ian now provides a photo of the same location saying that the kerb lines have been realigned at least a couple of times over the years. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 11-09-2016)

Go to Blazes - With the police car gaining, a queue of traffic lies ahead which halts the escape. Ian advises that this is approaching Brent Cross on the northbound A41 Hendon Way.
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gotobl009. With the police car gaining, a queue of traffic lies ahead which halts the escape. Ian advises that this is approaching Brent Cross on the northbound A41 Hendon Way.

Go to Blazes - After the getaway car is held up by stopped traffic, the police catch up and Sergeant (David Lodge) runs forward to apprehend the gang. The southbound carriageway of Hendon Way near Wessex Gardens NW11 located by Ian McGeevy.
Go to Blazes

gotobl010. After the getaway car is held up by stopped traffic, the police catch up and Sergeant (David Lodge) runs forward to apprehend the gang. The southbound carriageway of Hendon Way near Wessex Gardens NW11 located by Ian McGeevy.

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