Photos favorited by FanaticalAboutOdeon

  • <p>George Cole’s Masterpiece, the Odeon Muswell Hill now Everyman Cinema</p>
  • <p>Seating after 1998 refit which has since been changed</p>
  • <p>The auditorium photographed by Les Gaulter in 1985 after one of its many refurbishments/alterations to the decorative scheme.</p>
  • <p>Auditorium photographed in December 1967 after it had been given the ‘zing’ treatment, removing much of the original decoration.</p>
  • <p>To accompany Ken’s photo of the première, here is the lightbox at night</p>
  • <p>Soldier Blue 1971</p>
  • <p>World Premiere of “The Night of the Generals” on 27th January 1967.  Attended by Peter O'Toole, Christoper Plummer, John Gregson, Jack Hawkins, Donald Pleasance, Anatole Litvak, Tom Courtenay, Joanna Pettet, Sam Spiegel, Yul Brynner, Omar Sharif, Camilla Sparv, Franco Zeffirellii, Carl Foreman, John Mills, Natalie Wood, Duchess of Argyll, Paul Getty, Nubar Gulbenkian, Rt. Hon George Callaghan MP and Rt. Hon Ernest Marples MP.</p>
  • <p>Royal Film Performance held on (a rainy night) 27th February 1967 featured “The Taming of the Shrew”.  Attended by Princess Margaret, Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Franco Zeffirelli, Stanley Baker, Jean Seberg, Sir Michael Redgrave, John Mills, Christopher Plummer, Mia Farrow, Laurence Harvey, Martha Hyer, Tom Courtenay, Charlotte Rampling, Richard Johnson, Gina Lollobrigida, Zero Mostel, Carol Lynley and Roger Livesey.</p>
  • <p>Publicity for “Casino Royal” in April 1967.  Note the original 1937 canopy(marquee) displaying its slot-in letters and a rare view of the magnificent etched glass entrance doors, all of which would be destroyed 5 months later when the cinema was given an ill-conceived remodel named the ‘Zing Treatment’.</p>
  • <p>Royal World Premiere of “You Only Live Twice” at the Odeon Leicester Square on 12th June 1967.  Attended by H.M. Queen Elizabeth II, Sean Connery, Diane Cilento, Dick Van Dyke, Sally Ann Howes, Phil Silvers, Jerry Lewis, Laurence Harvey, David Frost, Patricia Neal, Lionel Jeffries, Tony Bennett, Art Linkletter, Sheila Graham, Cubby Broccoli and Harry Saltzman.</p>
  • <p>December 1966</p>
  • <p>World Premiere of “The Quiller Memorandum” at the Odeon Leicester Square on 10th November 1966.  Attened by Senta Berger, Hayley Mills, Jack Hawkins and James Mason.</p>
  • <p>Opening night of “The Chase” at the Odeon Leicester Square on 8th September 1966.  Attended by Sam Speigel, John Barry, Hugh Griffiths and the Duke & Duchess of Bedford.</p>
  • <p>The Royal Film Performance 1966 was held at the Odeon Leicester Square on 14th March.  The film chosen was “Born Free”.  Attended by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Duke & Duchess of Kent, Virgina McKenna, Bill Travers, Joy Adamson, Deborah Kerr, Dirk Bogarde, John Barry, Sam Jaffe, Carl Foreman, Ursula Andress, Woody Allen, Raquel Welch, James Fox, Susanna Leigh, Rachel Roberts, Rex Harrison, Julie Christie, Leslie Caron, Warren Beatty, James Hill and Catherine Deneuve.</p>
  • <p>The Gala World Premiere of “Goldfinger” was held on 19th September 1964.  Attended by Honor Blackman, Shirley Eaton, Gert Frobe Shirley Bassey, Cubby Broccoli and Harry Saltzman, Ron Randall, Nadja Regin and Jack Hylton.</p>
  • <p>Screen 1, July 2013</p>
  • <p>Screen 1, July 2013</p>
  • <p>Screen 1, July 2013</p>
  • <p>Screen 1 viewed from projection box, July 2013.</p>
  • <p>Screen 1 side-wall, July 2013.</p>
  • <p>Screen 1 side-wall, July 2013.</p>
  • <p>Screen 1, July 2013.</p>
  • <p>December 2010</p>
  • <p>Main foyer and stairs to circle, December 2004.</p>
  • <p>September 2009</p>
  • <p>Stalls, October 2010</p>
  • <p>Screen 1, July 2013</p>