FILM : Booby Trap
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Booby Trap 1957 Sydney Tafler, Patti Morgan, Harry Fowler, Tony Quinn, Richard Shaw, Jacques Cey London
Director : Henry Cass   Production Company : Jaywell  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D

An absent minded professor invents a pen that will explode on the sound of bells, then leaves it in a taxi.

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Booby Trap - Professor Hasdane (Tony Quinn) leaves his home with the pen bombs and ancillary equipment. Unknown location.
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bootra001. Professor Hasdane (Tony Quinn) leaves his home with the pen bombs and ancillary equipment. Unknown location.

Booby Trap - The view leaving his front gate. Should he turn left or right? Building and white fence to the left of the grass. Unknown location.
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bootra002. The view leaving his front gate. Should he turn left or right? Building and white fence to the left of the grass. Unknown location.

Booby Trap - He decides that he should set off right and we cut to an Army Camp. Unknown location.
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bootra003. He decides that he should set off right and we cut to an Army Camp. Unknown location.

Booby Trap - Where he is clearly known and he is relieved of his case. Further shot to assist the location.
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bootra004. Where he is clearly known and he is relieved of his case. Further shot to assist the location.

Booby Trap - After his lecture and demonstration of one of the exploding pens Prof. Hasdane heads into London. Westbourne Terrace, London W2
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bootra005. After his lecture and demonstration of one of the exploding pens Prof. Hasdane heads into London. Westbourne Terrace, London W2

bootra005n. Rather more congested now.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

Booby Trap - ......and is about to enter No 35 when he realizes that he has left his case in the taxi. Westbourne Terrace again.
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bootra006. ......and is about to enter No 35 when he realizes that he has left his case in the taxi. Westbourne Terrace again.

bootra006n. I think John's idea of another website, ReelVehicles, could catch on.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

Booby Trap - He waves in vain as the taxi drives off. Westbourne Terrace from the corner with Craven Road.
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bootra007. He waves in vain as the taxi drives off. Westbourne Terrace from the corner with Craven Road.

bootra007n. Those trees have certainly matured.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

Booby Trap - He makes his way to the nearest telephone box, there must surely have been one nearer to him! Lancaster Gate, London W2
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bootra008. He makes his way to the nearest telephone box, there must surely have been one nearer to him! Lancaster Gate, London W2

bootra008n. So was that box a prop?
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

Booby Trap - Sammy (Harry Fowler) pulls up and exits a taxi in which he found the Prof’s suitcase returning to his place of work, The Cygnet Club, White Horse Street, London W1
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bootra009. Sammy (Harry Fowler) pulls up and exits a taxi in which he found the Prof’s suitcase returning to his place of work, The Cygnet Club, White Horse Street, London W1

bootra009n. The "alley" no longer exists but at the time was known as Slaughter House Yard.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

Booby Trap - Sammy sends club hostess Jackie (Patti Morgan) off with the case to a local pawnbroker. Shepherd Street, London W1
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bootra010. Sammy sends club hostess Jackie (Patti Morgan) off with the case to a local pawnbroker. Shepherd Street, London W1

bootra010n. The London Hilton on Park Lane now dominates the background.
(Modern Photo Added: 02-03-2017)

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