FILM : Night of the Big Heat
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Night of the Big Heat 1967 Christopher Lee, Patrick Allen, Peter Cushing, Sarah Lawson, Jane Merrow Buckinghamshire, Dorset
Director : Terence Fisher   Production Company : Planet Film Productions  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q,SOUTH WEST

A remote Scottish island experiences extremely high temperatures during November and a visiting scientist suspects that extraterrestrials are to blame.

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Also known as 'Island of the Burning Damned' (US Title)

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Night of the Big Heat - The film opens with an establishing shot of the Meteorological Station on the fictional island of Fara, off the coast of Scotland. This is the Transmitter Station at Portland Bill, Portland in Dorset.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe001. The film opens with an establishing shot of the Meteorological Station on the fictional island of Fara, off the coast of Scotland. This is the Transmitter Station at Portland Bill, Portland in Dorset.

Night of the Big Heat - Angela Roberts drives her Austin-Healey Sprite around the island after arriving from the mainland. Higherlight Lane, Portland with the Old Higher Lighthouse just visible behind the buildings in the left background.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe002. Angela Roberts drives her Austin-Healey Sprite around the island after arriving from the mainland. Higherlight Lane, Portland with the Old Higher Lighthouse just visible behind the buildings in the left background.

Night of the Big Heat - The car speeds past the Meteorological Station on the remote island that's experiencing unseasonably high temperatures. The former Transmitter Station on Higherlight Lane, Portland.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe003. The car speeds past the Meteorological Station on the remote island that's experiencing unseasonably high temperatures. The former Transmitter Station on Higherlight Lane, Portland.

Night of the Big Heat - Passing the lighthouse, Angela continues to the village pub where she has a new job as secretary to author Jeff Callum. The Old Lower Lighthouse off Portland Bill Road, Portland in Dorset.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe004. Passing the lighthouse, Angela continues to the village pub where she has a new job as secretary to author Jeff Callum. The Old Lower Lighthouse off Portland Bill Road, Portland in Dorset.

Night of the Big Heat - Bob Hayward (Thomas Heathcote) and Ezra 'Tinker' Mason (Kenneth Cope) watch as Angela unloads her luggage from the car and enters the inn that Jeff's wife runs. Outside The Swan Inn on Broughton Road in Milton Keynes Village, Buckinghamshire.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe005. Bob Hayward (Thomas Heathcote) and Ezra 'Tinker' Mason (Kenneth Cope) watch as Angela unloads her luggage from the car and enters the inn that Jeff's wife runs. Outside The Swan Inn on Broughton Road in Milton Keynes Village, Buckinghamshire.

Night of the Big Heat - Jeff returns to the inn as Ken Stanley (William Lucas) loads his Land Rover with drinks for the Meteorological Station. The Swan Inn, Broughton Road in Milton Keynes Village, Milton Keynes. The building was largely destroyed by fire in December 2011 but has since been restored.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe006. Jeff returns to the inn as Ken Stanley (William Lucas) loads his Land Rover with drinks for the Meteorological Station. The Swan Inn, Broughton Road in Milton Keynes Village, Milton Keynes. The building was largely destroyed by fire in December 2011 but has since been restored.

nibihe006n. Greg Paulett provides this comparison shot of the fully restored inn.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-05-2017)

Night of the Big Heat - Tinker gives Jeff a lift to the cove where Angela is bathing. The Swan Inn at the junction of Broughton Road, Walton Road and Willen Road in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe007. Tinker gives Jeff a lift to the cove where Angela is bathing. The Swan Inn at the junction of Broughton Road, Walton Road and Willen Road in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.

Night of the Big Heat - At the cove, Jeff Callum (Patrick Allen) spots his former lover on the beach.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe008. At the cove, Jeff Callum (Patrick Allen) spots his former lover on the beach.

Night of the Big Heat - Jeff approaches Angela Roberts (Jane Merrow) on the cove's slipway.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe009. Jeff approaches Angela Roberts (Jane Merrow) on the cove's slipway.

Night of the Big Heat - Godfrey Hanson (Christopher Lee) looks through his bedroom window as Ben Siddle (Jack Bligh) is helped into the bar after finding all his sheep dead. The Swan Inn on Broughton Road, Milton Keynes in Buckinghamshire.
Night of the Big Heat

nibihe010. Godfrey Hanson (Christopher Lee) looks through his bedroom window as Ben Siddle (Jack Bligh) is helped into the bar after finding all his sheep dead. The Swan Inn on Broughton Road, Milton Keynes in Buckinghamshire.

nibihe010n. A closer view of The Swan Inn edited from Greg Paulett's picture.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-05-2017)

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