FILM : Murder by Proxy
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Murder by Proxy 1954 Dane Clark, Belinda Lee, Betty Ann Davies, Eleanor Summerfield London
Director : Terence Fisher   Production Company : Hammer Film Productions  Region : LONDON M-N

A broke and unemployed American in London runs into a beautiful blonde in a bar who offers him a lot of money to marry her.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson.

Also known as 'Blackout' (US Title)

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Murder by Proxy - Casey Morrow (Dane Clark) leaves Maggie Doone's apartment where he awoke after a nights drinking. Blantyre Street in London SW3. A little further the street was used as a location in 'Otley'.
Murder by Proxy

murpr001. Casey Morrow (Dane Clark) leaves Maggie Doone's apartment where he awoke after a nights drinking. Blantyre Street in London SW3. A little further the street was used as a location in 'Otley'.

murpr001n. Peter took this shot of the same area, which is now part of the 1970s World's End Estate.
(Modern Photo Added: 10-08-2015)

Murder by Proxy - Suffering from a hangover, the American crosses the road and heads towards the river. The crossing on Cremorne Road survives but the background buildings have been replaced by the Worlds End Estate.
Murder by Proxy

murpr002. Suffering from a hangover, the American crosses the road and heads towards the river. The crossing on Cremorne Road survives but the background buildings have been replaced by the Worlds End Estate.

murpr002n. And this is what it looks like now. Image by Peter.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - The night before, Phyllis Brunner had offered Casey £500 to marry her. Facing south-west on Cremorne Road with the River Thames to the left.
Murder by Proxy

murpr003. The night before, Phyllis Brunner had offered Casey £500 to marry her. Facing south-west on Cremorne Road with the River Thames to the left.

murpr003n. Peter found the spot.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - A Vendor asks if Casey is buying the newspaper that carries a headline about the murder of Phyllis Brunner's father on the previous night. In the background stands Battersea Bridge.
Murder by Proxy

murpr004. A Vendor asks if Casey is buying the newspaper that carries a headline about the murder of Phyllis Brunner's father on the previous night. In the background stands Battersea Bridge.

murpr004n. The same view from Peter who notes that Battersea power station has temporarily lost a chimney.
(Modern Photo Added: 07-10-2017)

Murder by Proxy - Casey heads back to his hotel, where he was approached by Miss Brunner.
Murder by Proxy

murpr005. Casey heads back to his hotel, where he was approached by Miss Brunner.

murpr005n. Mount Street, London W1. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 15-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - When he sees a police car draw up, Casey decides to enter through a side door.
Murder by Proxy

murpr006. When he sees a police car draw up, Casey decides to enter through a side door.

murpr006n. Mount Street from the corner with Carlos Place. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 15-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - Inspector Johnson (Michael Golden) arrives to question the hotel's staff. Outside the Connaught Hotel in Mayfair. A similar shot appears in 'A Touch of the Sun'.
Murder by Proxy

murpr007. Inspector Johnson (Michael Golden) arrives to question the hotel's staff. Outside the Connaught Hotel in Mayfair. A similar shot appears in 'A Touch of the Sun'.

murpr007n. Carlos Place looking towards Mount Row. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 15-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - Casey returns to Maggie's studio flat. The corner of Cremorne Road and Blantyre Street. The opposite corner was seen in 'Dracula AD 1972'.
Murder by Proxy

murpr008. Casey returns to Maggie's studio flat. The corner of Cremorne Road and Blantyre Street. The opposite corner was seen in 'Dracula AD 1972'.

murpr008n. Peter found the redeveloped corner.
(Modern Photo Added: 29-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - Rain pours as Casey heads the the offices of Lance Gordon, Phyllis Brunner's fiancé.
Murder by Proxy

murpr009. Rain pours as Casey heads the the offices of Lance Gordon, Phyllis Brunner's fiancé.

murpr009n. Sackville Street from Piccadilly, London W1 (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 15-04-2015)

Murder by Proxy - Soon after Brunner's funeral, Casey goes to visit his widow at her husband's flat.
Could the grey car be
Murder by Proxy

murpr010. Soon after Brunner's funeral, Casey goes to visit his widow at her husband's flat. Could the grey car be "the" Standard 8?

murpr010n. Park Lane, with BMW replacing Dagenham Motors. Not the best angle but I risked life an limb in the bus lane as it was. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 07-10-2017)

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