FILM : Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) 1962 Liz Fraser, Kenneth Griffith, Peter Reynolds, Nanette Newman, David Hemmings, Tony Wickert London, Surrey
Director : Lance Comfort   Production Company : Blakeley's Films (M/C) Ltd, Colorama Features, Mancunian Fil  Region : LONDON O-Q,SOUTH EAST M-Q

After a drunken night out with the boys, Tom takes the voluptuous Jo back to her place. As they enter her bedroom Jo discovers that her husband has been stabbed to death and threatens to accuse Tom of the stabbing unless he helps dispose of the body. After arriving home the next morning and remembering very little, Tom learns that he is wanted by the police for the murder. In order to prove his innocence, Tom has to stay one step ahead of the police in a race against time to discover the true identity of the killer.

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Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - Jo (Liz Fraser) leads the drunken Tom (Tony Wickert) away from the night club. 201 Upper Thames Street, London EC4. Upper Thames Street has been developed beyond all recognition to allow
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism001. Jo (Liz Fraser) leads the drunken Tom (Tony Wickert) away from the night club. 201 Upper Thames Street, London EC4. Upper Thames Street has been developed beyond all recognition to allow "now" shots.

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - The drunken Tom hangs on to a post. Fye Foot Lane as it joins Upper Thames Street. Fye Foot Lane remains in name but essentially as an high walk.
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism002. The drunken Tom hangs on to a post. Fye Foot Lane as it joins Upper Thames Street. Fye Foot Lane remains in name but essentially as an high walk.

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - Jo leads him across the road, with a smile on his face. Upper Thames Street and the corner of Broken Wharf, London EC4.
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism003. Jo leads him across the road, with a smile on his face. Upper Thames Street and the corner of Broken Wharf, London EC4.

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - His drunken shouting attracts the attention of a policeman on patrol so they take cover in a doorway. 42 Upper Thames Street, London EC4
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism004. His drunken shouting attracts the attention of a policeman on patrol so they take cover in a doorway. 42 Upper Thames Street, London EC4

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - They are immediately confronted by Kleinie (Kenneth Griffith)
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism005. They are immediately confronted by Kleinie (Kenneth Griffith)

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - Jo speeds down the street to open the door to her home where she finds her husband stabbed to death. (45 Upper Thames Street)
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism006. Jo speeds down the street to open the door to her home where she finds her husband stabbed to death. (45 Upper Thames Street)

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - Jo persuades Tom to go and fetch his car. Upper Thames Street with Tom exiting from Bread Street Hill.
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism007. Jo persuades Tom to go and fetch his car. Upper Thames Street with Tom exiting from Bread Street Hill.

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - Jo makes sure that Tom drives off to dispose of Marks body. Upper Thames Street, London (Marples were at No.44)
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism008. Jo makes sure that Tom drives off to dispose of Marks body. Upper Thames Street, London (Marples were at No.44)

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - He drives and exits a roundabout somewhere. Lightened to help identification. If only that signpost was legible.
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism009. He drives and exits a roundabout somewhere. Lightened to help identification. If only that signpost was legible.

Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly) - A three lane dual carriageway, high fence in between and a bus route.
Painted Smile, The (aka Murder Can Be Deadly)

paism010. A three lane dual carriageway, high fence in between and a bus route.

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