FILM : Idol on Parade
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Idol on Parade 1959 Anthony Newley, William Bendix, Anne Aubrey, Lionel Jeffries, Sid James London, Surrey
Director : John Gilling   Production Company : Warwick Film Productions  Region : LONDON H-L,SOUTH EAST E-L

A rising rock'n'roll star is conscripted into the Army just as he reaches the top of the music charts.

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Idol On Parade [DVD] [1959]

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Idol on Parade - Following his call up for National Service, pop singer Jeep Jackson (Anthony Newley) signs autographs as he enters Victoria station with his manager Herbert Wise (Sid James) and Ron (Harry Fowler). Looking out onto Terminus Place from the eastern side of Victoria station in SW1.
Idol on Parade

idopa001. Following his call up for National Service, pop singer Jeep Jackson (Anthony Newley) signs autographs as he enters Victoria station with his manager Herbert Wise (Sid James) and Ron (Harry Fowler). Looking out onto Terminus Place from the eastern side of Victoria station in SW1.

idopa001n. As Peter says "best shot you can get at present", but it has hardly been possible for ages. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 24-08-2016)

Idol on Parade - A group of schoolgirls cross the concourse before spotting the newly famous star. The inside of Victoria station was also seen in 'Night Ferry', 'Village of Daughters', 'The Embezzler', 'Say Hello to Yesterday' and 'The Ipcress File'.
Idol on Parade

idopa002. A group of schoolgirls cross the concourse before spotting the newly famous star. The inside of Victoria station was also seen in 'Night Ferry', 'Village of Daughters', 'The Embezzler', 'Say Hello to Yesterday' and 'The Ipcress File'.

Idol on Parade - Also entering the station is Bertie Bassett (Lionel Jeffries), an Army Adjutant, who carries parcels for Caroline (Anne Aubrey), his Commanding Officer's daughter.
Idol on Parade

idopa003. Also entering the station is Bertie Bassett (Lionel Jeffries), an Army Adjutant, who carries parcels for Caroline (Anne Aubrey), his Commanding Officer's daughter.

Idol on Parade - As the schoolgirls rush toward their idol, Jeep and his entourage collide with Bertie.
Idol on Parade

idopa004. As the schoolgirls rush toward their idol, Jeep and his entourage collide with Bertie.

Idol on Parade - Bertie picks himself up from the ground and follows Caroline to the platform.
Idol on Parade

idopa005. Bertie picks himself up from the ground and follows Caroline to the platform.

Idol on Parade - After fighting their way through the fans surrounding Jeep at the ticket barrier, the pair board the train that will take them back to the Wrexham Regiment's camp.
Idol on Parade

idopa006. After fighting their way through the fans surrounding Jeep at the ticket barrier, the pair board the train that will take them back to the Wrexham Regiment's camp.

Idol on Parade - The Ticket Collector stands his ground as the mob holds everyone up and Jeep misses the train. A last view of London's Victoria station.
Idol on Parade

idopa007. The Ticket Collector stands his ground as the mob holds everyone up and Jeep misses the train. A last view of London's Victoria station.

Idol on Parade - At a Meteorological Station in the Outer Hebrides, a Wessex Regiment Sergeant discovers a mistake when new recruit Joseph Jackson arrives instead of Jeep Jackson.
Idol on Parade

idopa008. At a Meteorological Station in the Outer Hebrides, a Wessex Regiment Sergeant discovers a mistake when new recruit Joseph Jackson arrives instead of Jeep Jackson.

Idol on Parade - The following morning, a car brings Jeep to the Wrexham Regiment's Depot.
Idol on Parade

idopa009. The following morning, a car brings Jeep to the Wrexham Regiment's Depot.

Idol on Parade - An impatient Captain Bassett stands at the camp gateway awaiting the arrival of the 200th volunteer recruit, Joseph Jackson.
Idol on Parade

idopa010. An impatient Captain Bassett stands at the camp gateway awaiting the arrival of the 200th volunteer recruit, Joseph Jackson.

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