This, That and the Other

Date: 1969
Director: Derek Reed
Production Company: Dorak Films

Stars: Victor Spinetti, Vanessa Howard, Yutte Stensgaard, John Bird, Dennis Waterman
Location(s): London, France

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A trilogy of raunchy comedy:  This features a photographer mistakenly seduced by an actress, That has a depressive contemplating suicide but hosting an impromptu party instead, and the Other follows a taxi driver picking up a weird fare. SJ

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Previously known as ‘A Promise of Bed’

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With the first segment filmed indoors, here is the "That" story. Spinetti's flat entrance to Marius Mansions.

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Taken on Marius Road, Balham. London SW17. SJ

Aa the car drives off, University Motors, long gone MG dealers at 209 Balham High Road, comes into view.

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The replacement. SJ

A lot of this film is rather dark. Here's a lit up cinema where Bird is hovering in his taxi. Geoff Dodd identifies this as The Classic, 32 Upper Tooting Road, London SW17 on the corner with Fircroft Road (RL)

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Replacing Geoff's google shot. SJ

This may help to find the cinema...For Geoff, I rather think that the Cinema found this location (RL)

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A shot from Fircroft Road looking north up Balham High Road, SW17. SJ

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The story becomes weirder. This is a house maybe in France.

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Rather distinctive.