Month: September 2017

  • Punning Business Names In The UK

    Punning Business Names In The UK

    If you’re taking a virtual trip of Google Maps – particularly around the UK – you will come across a lot of beautiful things. And then you reach some areas that just pop out in a way you’re not expecting them to. You may or may not ask yourself why they look familiar,  but then […]

  • Only Fools & Horses Street Names

    Only Fools & Horses Street Names

    If you are an Only Fools & Horses fan, you may or may not be aware of the number of UK street names that relate to the popular UK sitcom. And, if you have a few days spare, you may enjoy touring the country to visit these familiar names. Locations: Rodney Close, Hilton, Derby Google […]

  • The Siege Film Locations

    The Siege Film Locations

    Locations: Broadway International Realty, Broadway, Brooklyn, NY, United States (Bus 87 Explosion) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.710495, -73.964265 Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY, United States Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.706013, -73.996810 The New Victory Theater, West 42nd Street, New York, NY, United States (Explosion where girl with missing arm is witnessed by Anthony) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.756651, -73.987415 Brooklyn Bridge, […]

  • Playboy Mansion Location

    Playboy Mansion Location

    The huge playboy mansion of the deceased Hugh Hefner, who sadly passed away on the 27th September, 2017 aged 91. Hugh was born on the 9th April 1926, and during his life-time had accumulated a huge wealth of more than $50 million – possibly more. Fun Fact: The house sits on almost 22,000 square foot […]

  • Ronnie Barker Statue Location

    Ronnie Barker Statue Location

    The Ronnie Barker statue located outside Aylesbury Waterside Theatre in 2010, depicting the comedian in his role as Norman Stanley Fletcher from Porridge. You can visit the actual prison seen in the series which is HMP Chelmsford, Springfield Park Hill, Chelmsford. Ronnie sadly passed away on the 3rd October 2005, of congestive heart failure. Quote: “The toilets […]

  • Gotti (2017) Film Locations

    Gotti (2017) Film Locations

    Filming locations based on real-life Italian-American gangster Gotti, with the character being played out by John Travolta. Locations: Sparks Steak House, East 46th Street, New York, NY, United States (Shooting outside Sparks Steak House) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.752976, -73.972060 Hamilton County Courthouse, Main Street, Cincinnati, OH, United States (Courthouse) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 39.107075, -84.510627 Note: “More locations […]

  • Fools Rush In (1997) House Location

    Fools Rush In (1997) House Location

    The Las Vegas home of Alex Whitman in the 1997 comedy, roman Fools Rush in. Locations: 6679 Merced Lake Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (Alex’s House) (Built in 1996 – More info) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 36.205963, -115.027236 Extra: Official Trailer Release: 14/02/1997 Director: Andy Tennant Run Time: 109m Age Viewing: 15 Gross: $29,481,428

  • Once Bitten (1985) Film Locations

    Once Bitten (1985) Film Locations

    Locations: 1355 Angelo Drive, Beverly Hills, CA (Countess Mansion) (Built in 1980 – More info) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 34.096661, -118.438025 Mark Twain Middle School, 2224 Walgrove Avenue, Los Angeles, California, USA (High School) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 33.999918, -118.448147 Extra: Powered by JustWatch Official Trailer Release: 15/11/1985 Director: Howard Storm Run Time: 94m Age Viewing: 15 Gross: $10,000,000

  • The Accidental Husband Film Locations

    The Accidental Husband Film Locations

    Location: Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, P.C., New York, NY, United States (Rooftop Scene) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.755746, -73.985601 22-63 35th Street, Astoria, Queens, New York City, NY, United States (Fire Station) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 40.773447, -73.910405 First Church of Round Hill, Round Hill Road, Greenwich, CT, United States (Wedding Church) Google Maps Co-ordinates: 41.104952, -73.668484 Extra: Official […]