Not Going Out (2013)

(L-R) Lucy holding Daisy mask, Daisy holding Lee Mask & Lee holding Lucy mask. Lucy (SALLY BRETTON), Daisy (KATY WIX), Lee (LEE MACK)

    Writer: Lee Mack Director: Alex Hardcastle and Nick Wood Starring:  Lee Mack, Sally Bretton, Hugh Dennis, Abigail Cruttenden, Bobby Ball Production Company: Avalon Television Kent Locations Used: Port of Ramsgate Popular BBC comedy sitcom Not Going Out is about Lee who has been drifting through life and his landlady Lucy who happens to be the […]

Murder on the Home Front (2013)

Murder on the Home Front characters standing on a London Street

  Starring: Patrick Kennedy, Tamzin Merchant, James Fleet, Emerald Fennell Production company: Carnival Films Kent Locations:  The Historic Dockyard Murder on the Home Front is a new two part ITV drama set  in London during the Blitz and is loosely based on the memoirs of Molly Lefebure, a secretary to Home Office Pathologist Keith Simpson. […]

Derek (2013)

L-R Dougie (Karl Pilkington) and Kev (David Earl) © Channel 4

  Production company: Derek Productions Ltd Kent Locations Used: Broadstairs, Dumpton Gap, Viking Bay ‘Derek’, written and directed by Ricky Gervais, is a comedy about ‘Derek Noakes’, a 49-year-old retirement home worker with the unique hobby of autograph hunting. A pilot episode was shown in April 2011 on Channel 4 and January 2013 sees the […]

Les Misérables (2013)

Les on horses going through the streets

  Director: Tom Hooper Screenplay: William Nicholson Composer: Claude-Michel Schönberg Starring: Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen, Amanda Seyfried Production company: Relativity Media, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Cameron Mackintosh Ltd. Kent locations used:  The Historic Dockyard Chatham Les Misérables is based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel and Cameron Mackintosh’s […]

Mr Selfridge (2013)

Mr Selfridge in the shop

  Production Company: ITV Studios, Masterpiece Kent locations used: The Historic Dockyard Chatham A brand new ITV drama for 2013, Mr Selfridge is based on the novel ‘Shopping, Seduction and Mr Selfridge’ by Lindy Woodhead and tells the true story of American Harry Gordon Selfridge who transformed the world of retail after opening the first ever […]

Great Expectations (2012)

The Great Expectations Movie Poster featuring Ralph Fiennes as Magwitch, Jeremy Irvine as Pip, Holliday Grainger as Estella and Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham

Directed By: Mike Newell Written By: Charles Dickens (Novel) & David Nicholls (Adaptation) Starring: Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Jeremy Irvine, Holliday Grainger, David Walliams, Jason Flemyng Production company: BBC Films Kent Locations Used: St Thomas A Beckett Church in Fairfield, Swale Nature Reserve Shellness, Oare and Elmley Marshes, Stangate Creek, The Historic […]

Ginger and Rosa (2012)

Ginger (right, Elle Fanning) and Rosa (left, Alice Englert)

  Director: Sally Potter Starring: Elle Fanning, Alice Englert, Christina Hendricks, Timothy Spall, Oliver Platt, Annette Bening Production Company: BBC Films, British Film Institute, Det Danske Filminstitut Kent locations used: Dengemarsh Sound Mirrors, Lydd on Sea, Lade Beach, Greatstone, Lydd Ranges, Lydd, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey Ginger and Rosa is directed by Sally Potter and […]

Hunted (2012)

Hunted - Melissa George as Sam Hunter

Director: SJ Clarkson (Dexter, Ugly Betty & Heroes) Writer: Frank Spotnitz (The X Files) Production Company: Kudos, Big Light Productions Kent locations used: Scotney Castle, Tunbridge Wells Sam Hunter is a spy who works for an elite private intelligence firm and during her latest mission escapes an attempted assassination. Realising someone has set her up […]

Gangsters, Guns and Zombies (2012)

Gangsters, Guns & Zombies movie poster

Director: Matt Mitchell Writer: Matt and Taliesyn Mitchell Starring: Vincent Jerome, Huggy Leaver, Fabrizio Santino, Cassandra Orhan, Frank Rizzo, Charlie Rawes Production Company: LMV Productions Kent Locations: Swanscome and Whitstable Gangsters, Guns and Zombies is a horror film about Q (Vincent Jerome), a getaway driver for a group of gangsters who finds himself up against […]