FILM : Allez France!
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Allez France! 1964 Robert Dhéry, Colette Brosset, Diana Dors, Pierre Tornade, Pierre Doris, Raymond Bussières, Richard Vernon, Percy Herbert, Jean Lefebvre, Mark Lester Berkshire, London, Middlesex, Pas-de-Calais (France)
Director : Robert Dhéry, Pierre Tchernia   Production Company : CICC, Films Arthur Lesser, Films Borderie  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D,FRANCE

A group of French rugby supporters visit Twickenham and one loses his front teeth which sets off a series of comic adventures.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson with uncredited 'now' images by John Tunstill.

Also known as 'The Counterfeit Constable' (English Title)

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Allez France! - The start of the film sees a man attempting, and failing, to get across La Manche (The English Channel) for an international rugby match between France and England. Aéroport de Calais - Dunkerque, near Marck, Pas-de-Calais, France.
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allfr001. The start of the film sees a man attempting, and failing, to get across La Manche (The English Channel) for an international rugby match between France and England. Aéroport de Calais - Dunkerque, near Marck, Pas-de-Calais, France.

Allez France! - Next, a ferry is tried but missed, with the man's car ending up in the harbour.
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allfr002. Next, a ferry is tried but missed, with the man's car ending up in the harbour.

Allez France! - Finally, the Man (Pierre Tchernia) swims the 21 miles.
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allfr003. Finally, the Man (Pierre Tchernia) swims the 21 miles.

Allez France! - The narration describes London's famous fog before typical street scenes are shown.
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allfr004. The narration describes London's famous fog before typical street scenes are shown.

Allez France! - Bowler hatted 'City gents' run from the delivery dray.
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allfr005. Bowler hatted 'City gents' run from the delivery dray.

Allez France! - Newspapers featuring the game are sold by a street vendor.
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allfr006. Newspapers featuring the game are sold by a street vendor.

Allez France! - A coach carrying French supporters arrives in London on it's way to Twickenham. Looking along Regent Street from Piccadilly Circus in W1.
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allfr007. A coach carrying French supporters arrives in London on it's way to Twickenham. Looking along Regent Street from Piccadilly Circus in W1.

allfr007n. The same spot, captured by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 28-06-2014)

Allez France! - As the match draws to a close, the home crowd erupts when England score and two of Henri Martineau's front teeth are accidentally knocked out.
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allfr008. As the match draws to a close, the home crowd erupts when England score and two of Henri Martineau's front teeth are accidentally knocked out.

Allez France! - Holding his mouth, Henri Martineau (Robert Dhéry) makes his way back to the coach worrying, as it's only two days before his marriage to Nicole. Twickenham Stadium, Whitton Road in Twickenham, Middlesex.
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allfr009. Holding his mouth, Henri Martineau (Robert Dhéry) makes his way back to the coach worrying, as it's only two days before his marriage to Nicole. Twickenham Stadium, Whitton Road in Twickenham, Middlesex.

Allez France! - England wins the game and the crowds leave the stadium. Whitton Road, Twickenham. The location was seen in 'A Run for Your Money'.
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allfr010. England wins the game and the crowds leave the stadium. Whitton Road, Twickenham. The location was seen in 'A Run for Your Money'.

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