FILM : Night We Got the Bird, The
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Night We Got the Bird, The 1961 Brian Rix, Dora Bryan, Ronald Shiner, Liz Frazer, Leo Franklyn, Irene Handl, John Slater London, Sussex
Director : Darcy Conyers   Production Company : Rix-Conyers  Region : LONDON M-N,SOUTH EAST M-Q

There's disaster at every turn as an antique dealer's scam is uncovered after his demise.

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Night We Got the Bird, The - Along the West Pier in Brighton, Sussex, a Nurse pulls a bath-chair containing an Old Gent. The pier was also seen in 'Oh What a Lovely War', 'Loot' and 'Smokescreen'.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb001. Along the West Pier in Brighton, Sussex, a Nurse pulls a bath-chair containing an Old Gent. The pier was also seen in 'Oh What a Lovely War', 'Loot' and 'Smokescreen'.

Night We Got the Bird, The - The Nurse brings the bath-chair to a halt near a 'What the Butler Saw' machine.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb002. The Nurse brings the bath-chair to a halt near a 'What the Butler Saw' machine.

Night We Got the Bird, The - The Old Gent peers into the viewing machine to watch the titles of this Whitehall farce set in Brighton and Hove in which Brian Rix plays the buffoon in a film so terrible that Halliwell's Film Guide of 1979 fails to list it. What ignominy! (JT)
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb003. The Old Gent peers into the viewing machine to watch the titles of this Whitehall farce set in Brighton and Hove in which Brian Rix plays the buffoon in a film so terrible that Halliwell's Film Guide of 1979 fails to list it. What ignominy! (JT)

Night We Got the Bird, The - It's early morning when a van comes into view. Market Street, Brighton in Sussex.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb004. It's early morning when a van comes into view. Market Street, Brighton in Sussex.

nwgb004n. Market Street in The Lanes, now pedestrianised. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-11-2016)

Night We Got the Bird, The - Cecil Gibson arrives home after a night of gambling.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb005. Cecil Gibson arrives home after a night of gambling.

Night We Got the Bird, The - PC Lovejoy (Terry Scott) is walking past the Gibson's house as the Ford Thames comes to a stand.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb006. PC Lovejoy (Terry Scott) is walking past the Gibson's house as the Ford Thames comes to a stand.

Night We Got the Bird, The - Later that morning, Cecil Gibson heads to his shop in The Lanes. Looking south along Ship Street in Brighton.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb007. Later that morning, Cecil Gibson heads to his shop in The Lanes. Looking south along Ship Street in Brighton.

nwgb007n. Now, late afternoon. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-11-2016)

Night We Got the Bird, The - The shot follows the van as it corners. Prince Albert Street from the corner of Ship Street.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb008. The shot follows the van as it corners. Prince Albert Street from the corner of Ship Street.

nwgb008n. Now with a van parked on Prince Albert Street. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-11-2016)

Night We Got the Bird, The - Employed as a front man for Gibson's dodgy business, Bertie Skidmore (Brian Rix) makes his way to the shop. Facing north at the junction of Prince Albert Street and Ship Street.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb009. Employed as a front man for Gibson's dodgy business, Bertie Skidmore (Brian Rix) makes his way to the shop. Facing north at the junction of Prince Albert Street and Ship Street.

nwgb009n. A second visit to this location was needed today because of an earlier van infestation. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-11-2016)

Night We Got the Bird, The - Bertie appears embarrassed as he carries a bust through the streets of Brighton. To the right is the gateway of the Friends Meeting House and in the left distance stands the former Post Office.
Night We Got the Bird, The

nwgb010. Bertie appears embarrassed as he carries a bust through the streets of Brighton. To the right is the gateway of the Friends Meeting House and in the left distance stands the former Post Office.

nwgb010n. No one embarrassing themselves with a bare bust today. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 14-11-2016)

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