FILM : Iron Petticoat, The
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Iron Petticoat, The 1956 Bob Hope, Katharine Hepburn, Noelle Middleton, James Robertson Justice, Robert Helpmann London
Director : Ralph Thomas   Production Company : Hope Enterprises, London Film Productions, Remus  Region : LONDON H-L,SOUTH EAST E-L

A Russian jet lands in West German territory to the surprise of US forces who take the pilot prisoner.

Screen captures by Phil Wilkinson

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The Iron Petticoat - Bob Hope, Katherine Hepburn [UK]

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Iron Petticoat, The - USAF Military Police are alerted when a Soviet plane approaches an American Air Base in West Germany. We're actually in England but the location hasn't been ascertained yet . . .
Iron Petticoat, The

irope001. USAF Military Police are alerted when a Soviet plane approaches an American Air Base in West Germany. We're actually in England but the location hasn't been ascertained yet . . .

Iron Petticoat, The - The MPs meet the MiG-15 fighter and escort the pilot to see Colonel Newton Tarbell.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope002. The MPs meet the MiG-15 fighter and escort the pilot to see Colonel Newton Tarbell.

Iron Petticoat, The - This is the first of three second unit establishing shots that break up the studio work. Bright advertisements for Coca Cola, Guinness and Wrigley’s . . . it must be Piccadilly Circus in London W1.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope003. This is the first of three second unit establishing shots that break up the studio work. Bright advertisements for Coca Cola, Guinness and Wrigley’s . . . it must be Piccadilly Circus in London W1.

irope003n. Unfortunately we all have to be content with shots from ground level here, including Peter. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-10-2017)

Iron Petticoat, The - Now over to Trafalgar Square in SW1.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope004. Now over to Trafalgar Square in SW1.

irope004n. Peter captures the sprouting of ironwork. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 12-10-2017)

Iron Petticoat, The - And finally, a view of the Victoria Memorial at the end of The Mall with Buckingham Palace glimpsed to the left.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope005. And finally, a view of the Victoria Memorial at the end of The Mall with Buckingham Palace glimpsed to the left.

Iron Petticoat, The - Back at Pinewood, the Doorman (Cyril Chamberlain) waits dutifully as Captain Charles Lockwood (Bob Hope) and Captain Vinka Kovelenko (Katherine Hepburn) leave London’s Pall Mall Hotel.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope006. Back at Pinewood, the Doorman (Cyril Chamberlain) waits dutifully as Captain Charles Lockwood (Bob Hope) and Captain Vinka Kovelenko (Katherine Hepburn) leave London’s Pall Mall Hotel.

Iron Petticoat, The - ‘Chuck’ Lockwood follows Captain Kovelenko into 'The Free World' Bookshop at the corner of Patrick Way . . . also at the studio.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope007. ‘Chuck’ Lockwood follows Captain Kovelenko into 'The Free World' Bookshop at the corner of Patrick Way . . . also at the studio.

Iron Petticoat, The - A car brings Dr. Dubratz, Colonel Sklarnoff and Captain Kovelenko to the airfield for the flight to Moscow. The design of the gate posts identify this as the entrance to RAF Northolt on West End Road, Ruislip in Greater London.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope008. A car brings Dr. Dubratz, Colonel Sklarnoff and Captain Kovelenko to the airfield for the flight to Moscow. The design of the gate posts identify this as the entrance to RAF Northolt on West End Road, Ruislip in Greater London.

Iron Petticoat, The - Escaping from the hospitality of the Soviets, Chuck follows Dr. Dubratz to Air Base. RAF Northolt, in Middlesex at the time of filming.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope009. Escaping from the hospitality of the Soviets, Chuck follows Dr. Dubratz to Air Base. RAF Northolt, in Middlesex at the time of filming.

Iron Petticoat, The - Dr. Anton Dubratz (David Kossoff) gets out of the car. Found by RL, this is RAF Northolt off West End Road in Ruislip.
Iron Petticoat, The

irope010. Dr. Anton Dubratz (David Kossoff) gets out of the car. Found by RL, this is RAF Northolt off West End Road in Ruislip.

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