FILM : Small World of Sammy Lee, The
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Small World of Sammy Lee, The 1962 Anthony Newley, Julia Foster, Wilfrid Brambell, Roy Kinnear, David Nimmo London, Middlesex
Director : Ken Hughes   Production Company : Elgin Films  Region : LONDON R-S,SOUTH EAST R-Z

Difficulties for a small-time would-be petty crook, who, fortunately for us, was running through many of London’s Soho streets in the early 1960s.

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Small World of Sammy Lee, The - Peter Street, Soho, London, W1, and yes I know, no actors, but, who’s ever seen Peter Street on film, before, or after, Sammy Lee?
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl001. Peter Street, Soho, London, W1, and yes I know, no actors, but, who’s ever seen Peter Street on film, before, or after, Sammy Lee?

swsl001n. Peter Street
(Modern Photo Added: 02-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - Berwick Street, W1
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl002. Berwick Street, W1

sws002n. Berwick Street market.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - 44 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl003. 44 Frith Street, Soho, London, W1

swsl003n. Yep, the windows look right.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - 45 Frith Street, W1
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl004. 45 Frith Street, W1

swsl004n. Now, still a restaurant, different food. Windows have been changed but the trident decoration remains.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - 15 Frith Street, Soho.
And No 16 Frith Street was 'The Modern Hairdressers'.
I worked for a Bookmaker behind there. The entrance was through the white door at the side and I clearly remember 'Isola Bella' next door. Terence Higgins.
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl005. 15 Frith Street, Soho. And No 16 Frith Street was 'The Modern Hairdressers'. I worked for a Bookmaker behind there. The entrance was through the white door at the side and I clearly remember 'Isola Bella' next door. Terence Higgins.

swsl005n. Now, and the unusual top to the shop window confirms it, but the house next door has lost its upper storey.
(Modern Photo Added: 31-10-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - 14 Frith Street, all the other photos are in Soho, London W1,…………………unless I tell you otherwise. Greg spotted another use of this location in the Informers.
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl006. 14 Frith Street, all the other photos are in Soho, London W1,…………………unless I tell you otherwise. Greg spotted another use of this location in the Informers.

swsl006n. Now, but the house has gone topless! Was there a war that I missed?
(Modern Photo Added: 07-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - Berwick Street, W1, with Kemp House
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl007. Berwick Street, W1, with Kemp House

swsl007n. Yes, the copper topped tower and the skyscraper both fit.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - A street, left for you to find. But perhaps it was Ingestre Place? Perhaps it was, look at the brickwork at http://www.british-history.ac.uk/survey-london/vols31-2/pt2/plate-139 (RL)
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl008. A street, left for you to find. But perhaps it was Ingestre Place? Perhaps it was, look at the brickwork at http://www.british-history.ac.uk/survey-london/vols31-2/pt2/plate-139 (RL)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - Kemp House, Berwick Street, from Ingestre Place, W1, and could these have been the flats we couldn't find. look at the patterned brickwork under the chimney.
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl009. Kemp House, Berwick Street, from Ingestre Place, W1, and could these have been the flats we couldn't find. look at the patterned brickwork under the chimney.

sw009n. Yes, confirmed
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

Small World of Sammy Lee, The - Newport Street, back of the Hippodrome Theatre, Newport Place and Lisle Street, W1. If you turn round you'll see the front door of the flat used in A Touch of Class. And if, like Dave W, the poster in the top right
Small World of Sammy Lee, The

swsl010. Newport Street, back of the Hippodrome Theatre, Newport Place and Lisle Street, W1. If you turn round you'll see the front door of the flat used in A Touch of Class. And if, like Dave W, the poster in the top right "bothers" you, it was for "La Belle Américaine" starring Robert Dhéry and his wife Colette Brosset. Now that is a film that is not currently on Reelstreets! (RL)

swsl010n. yes, indeed.
(Modern Photo Added: 04-02-2011)

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