FILM : Ladykillers, The
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Ladykillers, The 1955 Alec Guinness, Katie Johnson, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Herbert Lom, Danny Green, Jack Warner, Frankie Howerd and Kenneth Connor London
Director : Alexander Mackendrick   Production Company : The Rank Organisation, Ealing Studios  Region : LONDON H-L

Classic British film comedy in which a gang of criminals set out to kill their landlady Mrs Wilberforce when she learns a little too much about their 'job'.

Original screen captures and now images by John Tunstill with additional captures by Phil Wilkinson.

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Ladykillers, The - The Professor heads away to take up position.
Ladykillers, The

lady011. The Professor heads away to take up position.

lady011n. Kings Cross Road from Vernon Square. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 19-06-2013)

Ladykillers, The - The security van comes into view. The junction of Goods Way and Battle Bridge Road.
Ladykillers, The

lady012. The security van comes into view. The junction of Goods Way and Battle Bridge Road.

lady012n. Martin Underwood provides this comparison shot of the location from 1999 but the area has since been redeveloped.
(Modern Photo Added: 26-07-2016)

Ladykillers, The - The gang surround the security van with their vehicles.  Battle Bridge Road looking towards St Pancras station.  London N1.
Ladykillers, The

lady013. The gang surround the security van with their vehicles. Battle Bridge Road looking towards St Pancras station. London N1.

Ladykillers, The - Kings Cross, Battle Bridge Road, turning into Cheney Road, with St. Pancras railway bridge behind. Alfie was here as well.
Ladykillers, The

lady014. Kings Cross, Battle Bridge Road, turning into Cheney Road, with St. Pancras railway bridge behind. Alfie was here as well.

lady014n. Now. Behind Kings Cross Station. The only remaining part of the scene is probably the bi coloured brick wall between the two taxis. George.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-12-2012)

Ladykillers, The - A lorry is rolled across the road behind the convoy.  Cheney Road in N1.
Ladykillers, The

lady015. A lorry is rolled across the road behind the convoy. Cheney Road in N1.

Ladykillers, The - The security van is stopped. Cheney Road, London N1.
Ladykillers, The

lady016. The security van is stopped. Cheney Road, London N1.

Ladykillers, The - Louis Harvey (Herbert Lom) gets out of the car. Cheney Road looking along Clarence Passage towards St. Pancras station. A very similar shot is seen in 'Nuns on the Run'.
Ladykillers, The

lady017. Louis Harvey (Herbert Lom) gets out of the car. Cheney Road looking along Clarence Passage towards St. Pancras station. A very similar shot is seen in 'Nuns on the Run'.

lady017n. The train shed roof is now hidden by the station's "architecturally challenged" extension. (PW)
(Modern Photo Added: 22-08-2017)

Ladykillers, The - Kings Cross, Cheney Road. See Nuns on the Run and Chaplin.
Ladykillers, The

lady018. Kings Cross, Cheney Road. See Nuns on the Run and Chaplin.

lady018n. The film crew, with gas works at rear. From "Camden Celebrates Cinema 100".
(Modern Photo Added: 13-12-2012)

Ladykillers, The - Police and the public attempt to move the lorry blocking the road.  Cheney Road looking towards Battle Bridge Road and the former Imperial Gas Works.
Ladykillers, The

lady019. Police and the public attempt to move the lorry blocking the road. Cheney Road looking towards Battle Bridge Road and the former Imperial Gas Works.

lady019n. Now. Behind Kings Cross Station. The only remaining evidence is the rounded wall with two lines of bricks, and the gas works. Image by George Harrimore.
(Modern Photo Added: 13-12-2012)

Ladykillers, The - The robbery takes place and the gang escape. Cheney Road with Clarence Passage on the right and the German Gymnasium on the corner. The location was seen in 'Chaplin'.
Ladykillers, The

lady020. The robbery takes place and the gang escape. Cheney Road with Clarence Passage on the right and the German Gymnasium on the corner. The location was seen in 'Chaplin'.

lady020n. The best possible angle after all the re-development, still a fine building. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 08-01-2016)

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