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brobu001. A long shot of a small row of shops opens the film. High Street in Stratford seen from James Riley Point.
brobu001n. Still standing is The Pie Crust Cafe, a surprising survivor of redevelopment all around. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu002. Del Quant (Del Walker) follows Roy (Roy Haywood), Chris (Chris Shepherd) and Geoff (Geoffrey Wincott) towards a closed cafe. High Street, Stratford in London E15.
brobu002n. The same location now. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu002a. A door window is smashed as the four break into 'Mary's Cafe'. Opposite can be seen The Green Man public house on the corner of Carpenters Road which was demolished in 2002.
brobu002an. Taken with thanks to the proprietors. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu003. A brief street scene is shown after the titles. Facing north east on Broadway, Stratford, London E15.
brobu003n. The Broadway, over 40 years after filming. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu004. The friends disperse after giving Del their pooled money to buy a cinema ticket.
brobu005. Patrons leave the cinema where Del has let his mates in through the fire exit.
brobu006. After finishing a job at work, Del's foreman Grimes, a pigeon fancier, asks him to come and see his birds.
brobu007. Del meets Irene Richardson when he, Roy and Chris return to the cafe. Looking out onto High Street E15. Although many of the buildings in the area have been demolished and replaced, the cafe still stands.
brobu007n. And here's a similar shot now. With acknowledgement to the staff of The Pie Crust Cafe. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu008. When his father agrees to help with the payment, Del goes to look for a motorbike. Romford Road in Stratford E15.
brobu008n. A bright, sunny day caused problems with this comparison. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)
brobu009. The camera pans as Del's friends follow. Romford Road looking towards Litchfield Avenue.
brobu009n. A never ending stream of traffic pours from the road opposite. (PW) (Modern Photo Added: 19-08-2014)