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Carry On Regenerating: how locations from Britain’s sauciest series have changed since

The Carry On series took its brand of innuendo and saucy slapstick across the Home Counties and London. Times have changed, but have the locations?

By Adam Scovell

Carry On Regenerating: how locations from Britain’s sauciest series have changed since
Then and now

Mind the doors! In search of the locations for the underground horror Death Line

By Adam Scovell

Mind the doors! In search of the locations for the underground horror Death Line
Interviews

Ghost Stories for Christmas: Mark Gatiss on the enduring appeal of the BBC’s ghostly festive tradition

By Adam Scovell

Ghost Stories for Christmas: Mark Gatiss on the enduring appeal of the BBC’s ghostly festive tradition
Then and now

60 years of Doctor Who: in search of classic Who locations

By Adam Scovell

60 years of Doctor Who: in search of classic Who locations
Interviews

The rituals of a life watching films: Jeremy Cooper on his novel Brian

By Adam Scovell

The rituals of a life watching films: Jeremy Cooper on his novel Brian
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10 great TV ghost stories

By Adam Scovell

10 great TV ghost stories
Then and now

The Blood on Satan’s Claw: unearthing the locations for the witchy British folk horror classic

By Adam Scovell

The Blood on Satan’s Claw: unearthing the locations for the witchy British folk horror classic
Then and now

Powell and Pressburger’s Kent: finding the mystical locations of A Canterbury Tale

By Adam Scovell

Powell and Pressburger’s Kent: finding the mystical locations of A Canterbury Tale
Then and now

Don’t Look Now at 50: in search of the Venice locations today

By Adam Scovell

Don’t Look Now at 50: in search of the Venice locations today
Then and now

How the London locations of the hard-as-nails 1990s heist film Face look today

By Adam Scovell

How the London locations of the hard-as-nails 1990s heist film Face look today
Interviews

“It was always destined to be a Ken Russell head-trip”: screenwriter Stephen Volk remembers Gothic, his psychotropic tale of the Romantics

By Adam Scovell

“It was always destined to be a Ken Russell head-trip”: screenwriter Stephen Volk remembers Gothic, his psychotropic tale of the Romantics
Then and now

John Wayne’s London: in search of the locations for cult crime thriller Brannigan

By Adam Scovell

John Wayne’s London: in search of the locations for cult crime thriller Brannigan
Then and now

Room at the Top: in search of the Bradford locations for a British New Wave classic

By Adam Scovell

Room at the Top: in search of the Bradford locations for a British New Wave classic
Then and now

Croupier at 25: tracking down the London locations today

By Adam Scovell

Croupier at 25: tracking down the London locations today
From the Sight and Sound archive

Baptism of fire: the ending of The Wicker Man

By Adam Scovell

Baptism of fire: the ending of The Wicker Man
Then and now

50 years of The Wicker Man: how the Scottish locations look today

By Adam Scovell

50 years of The Wicker Man: how the Scottish locations look today
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10 great walking films

By Adam Scovell

10 great walking films
Features

How the 30-minute drama powered British television

By Adam Scovell

How the 30-minute drama powered British television
Then and now

Jerzy Skolimowski’s London: how the Moonlighting locations look today

By Adam Scovell

Jerzy Skolimowski’s London: how the Moonlighting locations look today
Then and now

A tour of Éric Rohmer’s Paris: how his locations look today

By Adam Scovell

A tour of Éric Rohmer’s Paris: how his locations look today
Then and now

60 years of Billy Liar: how the Bradford locations have changed today

By Adam Scovell

60 years of Billy Liar: how the Bradford locations have changed today
Then and now

How the Paris of Lift to the Scaffold looks today

By Adam Scovell

How the Paris of Lift to the Scaffold looks today
Then and now

The Offence at 50: brutalism, Bracknell and Sidney Lumet’s dark police drama

By Adam Scovell

The Offence at 50: brutalism, Bracknell and Sidney Lumet’s dark police drama
Then and now

The manor house from The Draughtsman’s Contract: how it looks today

By Adam Scovell

The manor house from The Draughtsman’s Contract: how it looks today
Then and now

Gary Oldman’s London: how the city has changed since Nil by Mouth

By Adam Scovell

Gary Oldman’s London: how the city has changed since Nil by Mouth
Then and now

Amicus at 60: in search of its crypts, wax museums and other locations

By Adam Scovell

Amicus at 60: in search of its crypts, wax museums and other locations
Then and now

60 years of The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner: how the locations look today

By Adam Scovell

60 years of The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner: how the locations look today
Then and now

The Railway Children: in search of the Yorkshire locations, 50 years on

By Adam Scovell

The Railway Children: in search of the Yorkshire locations, 50 years on
Features

When Robert Altman made a rural horror movie: 50 years of Images

By Adam Scovell

When Robert Altman made a rural horror movie: 50 years of Images
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