Tipping the Velvet (2002)

  Production Company: Sally Head Productions Starring: Keeley Hawes, Rachael Stirling, Anna Chancellor, Sally Hawkins, Benedict Cumberbatch, Hugh Bonneville Kent Locations used: Whitstable, The Historic Dockyard Chatham Tipping the Velvet is a BBC television drama serial based on Sarah Waters best-selling  novel of the same name. Set in the 1890’s, the story focuses on  the lesbian love affair […]

Die Another Day (2002)

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Director: Lee Tamahori Writers: Ian Fleming (Novel), Neal Purvis and Robert Wade (Screenplay) Starring: Pierce Brosnan, Halle Berry, Rosamund Pike, Judi Dench, John Cleese, Michael Madsen Production Company: Eon Productions, Danjaq, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), United Artists Kent Locations Used: Manston International Airport, now Stone Hill Park Die Another Day is the twentieth film in the James Bond […]

Last Orders (2002)

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Director: Fred Schepisi Writer: Graham Swift (Novel) and Fred Schepisi Starring: Michael Caine, Helen Mirren, Ray Winston, David Hemmings, Bob Hoskins, Tom Courtenay Production Company: Future Films, MBP, Scala Productions, Winchester Films  Kent Locations: Rochester, the Historic War Memorial in Chatham, The Mount – Old Wives Lees near Chilham, Canterbury Cathedral, Margate Last Orders is based […]

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… (2001)

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  Writers: Karan Johar and Sheena Parikh Director: Karan Johar Starring: Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor Production Company: Dharma Productions Kent Locations Used: Bluewater Shopping Centre Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… is an Indian drama which explores the troubles an Indian family faces when their adopted son chooses to […]

The Others (2001)

Directed by: Alejandro Amenabar Starring: Nicole Kidman, Fionnula Flanagan, Christopher Eccleston, Alakina Mann, James Bentley, Eric Sykes Production Company: Cruise/Wagner Productions, Sogecine, Las Producciones del Escorpión, Dimension Films, Canal+, Lucky Red, Miramax  Kent Locations Used: Penshurst Place  The Others is a supernatural thriller set in Jersey after the Second World War about a woman who lives in a darkened […]

The Bill (2000)

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Creator: Geoff McQueen Starring: Graham Cole, Trudie Goodwin, Jeff Stewart, Russell Boulter, Tony O’Callaghan, Peter Ellis, Lisa Geoghan, Mark Wingett Production Company: Thames Television Kent Locations: Allhallows, Rochester The Bill is an ITV police drama about the trials and tribulations faced by the officers working at Sun Hill Police Station in the fictional East London […]

Essex Boys (2000)

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Writers: Jeff Pope, Terry Winsor Director: Terry Winsor Starring: Sean Bean, Alex Kingston, Tom Wilkinson, Charlie Creed-Miles, Larry Lamb Production Company: Granada Film Productions Kent Location: Dartford Crossing Essex Boys is a British crime thriller based loosely around events in 1995 that culminated in the murder of three drug dealers in Rettendon, Essex. Young taxi driver Billy Reynolds (Charlie Creed-Miles) […]

Kevin and Perry Go Large (2000)

Kevin and Perry Go Large (2000) film poster

Director: Ed Bye Writers: Harry Enfield, Dave Cummings Starring: Harry Enfield, Kathy Burke, Rhys Ifans, James Fleet, Louisa Rix, Paul Whitehouse Production Company: Tiger Aspect Productions, Icon Productions, Fragile Films Filming Locations: Dover Castle Kevin and Perry Go Large is a feature film spin-off from the popular character’s of Harry Enfield’s TV series and follows the […]

Last Resort (2000)

Starring: Dina Korzun, Paddy Considine, Artyom Strelnikov, Adrian Scarborough Production Company: BBC Kent locations used: Margate In director Pawel Pawlikowski’s debut feature film, a young Russian woman named Tanya (Dina Korzun) travels to the UK with her son, hoping to begin a new life with her fiancé. On arrival, airport security immediately question her intentions and […]

The World is Not Enough (1999)

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Director: Michael Apted  Writers:  Ian Fleming (Novel), Neal Purvis and Robert Wade (Screenplay) Starring:  Pierce Brosnan, John Cleese, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Judi Dench, Denise Richards Production Company: Danjaq, Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, United Artists Kent locations used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham The World is Not Enough is the nineteenth film in the James Bond series and […]