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  • lazarus6
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    Judwaa 2 (2017) [India]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt5456546/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judwaa_2

    Quoting IMDb: "Prem and Raja are twin brothers who are seperated at birth but are uniquely connected to each other via their reflexes. They reunite as adults and set out to take down the underground smuggling world."

    This film has quite a pedigree according to Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judwaa.../wiki/Judwaa):

    Judwaa 2 (2017) was "a reboot of Judwaa" (1997) which "was a remake of ... Hello Brother (1994), which in turn is loosely based on the Jackie Chan film Twin Dragons (1992)"!

    'judwaa' is Hindi for 'twins'.

    The first appearance of the Tower Bridge is the almost obligatory aerial fly over from 00:35:23 to 00:35:27
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    Tower Bridge looms in the background in multiple ground scenes from 01:14:40 to 01:16:57, 01:22:20 to 01:23:17, 01:41:17 to 01:41:31, and 01:47:28 to 01:47:31.
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    During a running fight on the open top deck of a sightseeing bus from 01:25:40 to 01:25:47 as it crosses Tower Bridge.
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  • lazarus6
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    Jab Pyaar Kisisi Hota Hai (1998) [India]
    aka When One Falls in Love (English)

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0182251...nm_flmg_act_96

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jab_Pyaar_Kisise_Hota_Hai

    Quoting IMDb: "A Playboy's past catches up with him, when he wants to get married"

    Tower Bridge appears in multiple scenes from 00:05:22 to 00:05:50
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  • lazarus6
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    Sharknado 5 Global Swarming (2017) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6298780/?ref_=fn_al_tt_2

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sharkn...lobal_Swarming

    Quoting from IMDb: "With much of America lying in ruins, the rest of the world braces for a global sharknado; Fin and his family must travel around the world to stop them."

    Found two excerpts (which incidentally have an Italian dubbed soundtrack):

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    "Sharknado 5 - clip #2 Nova e Fin nella Caverna by Film&Clips"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Wc7AAQiWuU

    Tower Bridge appears yet again in the almost obligatory fly over from 00:00:54 to 00:00:56
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    And as part of a collage from 00:00:57 to 00:01:00
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    "Sharknado 5 - clip #3 "Un Bus, Londra e gli Squali Volanti" by Film&Clips"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r5-VaZHe6Sk

    A tornado made up of very aggressive, live sharks which are being flung off in all directions (ie. a "sharknado") passes through the Tower Bridge from 00:00:00 to 00:00:15.
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    As usual one hopes that these clip scenes actually appear in the movie.

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  • lazarus6
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    The Lodger (1944) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0037024/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lodger_(1944_film)

    Quoting IMDb: "A landlady suspects her new lodger is Jack the Ripper."

    The urban George Sanders with that wonderful voice and Laird Creger whose promising acting career was unfortunately cut short later that year were two notable players in this film.

    Tower Bridge appears during the film's climax from 01:22:58 to 01:23:02 in the misty background
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    As was pointed out on the 'https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London_in_film' site: "The 1944 version of The Lodger also features a scene by Tower Bridge, although the film was set several years before it was built.".

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  • lazarus6
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    Loveyatri (2018) [India]
    a.k.a. Love Will Take Over

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7820846/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Loveyatri

    Quoting IMDb: "Sushrut, a garba teacher, who falls in love with NRI girl Michelle when she visits town during festival"

    Found the following trailer with relevant scenes:

    "Loveyatri | Official Trailer | Aayush Sharma | Warina Hussain | Abhiraj Minawala | 5th October 2018"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NCC6izqds04

    The almost obligatory Tower Bridge fly-over at 00:01:48
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    And because this is a Bollywood romantic drama there is also a big dance number near the Tower Bridge shown from 00:01:48 to 00:01:51 and at 00:02:08.
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  • lazarus6
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    The Wolfman (2010) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0780653/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wolfman_(2010_film)

    Quoting IMDb: "Upon his return to his ancestral homeland, an American man is bitten, and subsequently cursed by, a werewolf."

    Tower Bridge appears in a 'time lapse' moonlight to dawn shot from 01:22:18 to 01:22:54.
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  • lazarus6
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    1921 (2018) [India]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6958030/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1921_(2018_film)

    Quoting IMDb: "In 1920s England, a pianist enlists the help of a ghost whisperer to cleanse the unclean spirit that is haunting him."

    Tower Bridge appears 00:07:14 to 00:07:27
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  • lazarus6
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    Inbetween (2008) [Canada]

    http://www.inbetweenthefilm.com/

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1316058/

    Quoting IMDb: "A young man meets a slacker couple in London who help him in his quest to break away from his criminal past and realize his dreams."

    Written and directed by independent film maker David Antonelli with location shooting in the USA, Japan and the UK.

    The film can be found at:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f2xgYFSGQ9A (Part 1 of 4)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hholXKQQiOs (Part 2 of 4)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8tx1mHvuys (Part 3 of 4)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J466TPt6L-o (Part 4 of 4)


    Tower Bridge appears once in Part 1 from 00:09:25 to 00:09:28
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    The final confrentation and shootout occurs at the Tower Bridge in Part 4 in multiple scenes from 00:39:40 to 00:42:06.
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  • lazarus6
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    Incoming (2018) [Serbia |USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6678874/

    Quoting IMDb: "The International Space Station is now a prison - the ultimate black site...when the imprisoned terrorists take over the Station and turn it into a missile aimed at Moscow, only a shuttle pilot and a rookie doctor can stop them. Their task is complicated by a rogue CIA agent"


    Tower Bridge seen during opening credits from 00:00:37 to 00:00:49
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    TB 00:00:58-00:01:10
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    Tower Bridge from 00:01:20 to 00:01:25
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  • lazarus6
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    Return to Never Land (2002) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0280030/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Return_to_Never_Land

    Quoting Wikipedia: "The film follows Wendy's daughter who refuses to believe in her mother's story during the Blitz in London, only to be mistakenly brought to Neverland by the pirates. In order for her to get home, she meets Peter Pan, Tinker Bell and the Lost Boys who encourage her to fly and make her believe."

    Tower Bridge appears for an instant at 00:00:27 when there is a slight break in the clouds.

    The 'camera' does a pan (nothing to do with Peter) past the Tower Bridge from 00:02:15 to 00:02:20. The animators have taken liberties with the terrain - especially the course of the Thames - but then it is a quick shot and the most important identifying structure is clearly seen.
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    Last edited by lazarus6; 14th July 2019, 10:30 AM. Reason: Added the 'instant' sighting and 'animators' comment.

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  • lazarus6
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    Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018) [USA|China|France|Norway]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4912910/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missio...%80%93_Fallout

    Quoting IMDb: "Ethan Hunt and his IMF team, along with some familiar allies, race against time after a mission gone wrong."

    This is the 6th. film in the series. IMDb says that 4 countries NOT including the UK were involved with the production.

    Found a trailer that actually has time to show the Tower Bridge:

    "MISSION IMPOSSIBLE 6 Trailer 3 (2018)"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kUBM7fEHSnk

    The Tower Bridge appears in the background at 00:00:01. Ethan Hunt (played by Tom Cruise) is running south along the spine of the roof which covers the eastern of the two adjacent Blackfriars Railway Bridges that cross the Thames. By the way this roof is covered with enough solar cells to make it at the time of this post the largest solar bridge installation in the world (https://inhabitat.com/worlds-largest...-river-thames/).
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    Peter Pan (1953) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046183/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peter_Pan_(1953_film)

    Quoting Wikipedia: "animated fantasy adventure film produced by Walt Disney and based on the play 'Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Wouldn't Grow Up' by J. M. Barrie."


    Tower Bridge zoom in from 00:01:56 to 00:02:04
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    Peter Pan and the children fly through Tower Bridge from 00:20:04 to 00:20:08 on their way to Never Land
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  • lazarus6
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    Terror by Night (1946) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0039017/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Terror_by_Night

    Quoting IMDb: "When the fabled Star of Rhodesia diamond is stolen on a London to Edinburgh train and the son of its owner is murdered, Sherlock Holmes must discover which of his suspicious fellow passengers is responsible."

    A rarer end on view of the Tower Bridge occurs from 00:01:45 to 00:01:49 with an announcer stating: "Our story opens in London within the sound of Bow Bells. In the shadow of Tower Bridge is the carpenter shop of 'MOCK & SON', coffin makers."
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    The view is from the north because that forest of spindly long boomed cargo cranes seen to the right of Tower Bridge are on the south side upstream.

    Coming across footage of the Tower Bridge was completely unexpected in this Universal Pictures Sherlock Holmes movie series - as rare as the 'Star of Rhodesia' diamond that was the centre of attention in this film.

    Quoting Wikipedia this film is now in the public domain and can be downloaded from the Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/Terror_By_Night).

    And by the way if you too were wondering what "within the sounds of Bow Bells" meant it turns out again according to Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Mary-le-Bow):

    "St Mary-le-Bow is a historic church rebuilt after the Great Fire of 1666 by Sir Christopher Wren in the City of London on the main east–west thoroughfare, Cheapside. According to tradition a true Cockney must be born within earshot of the sound of Bow Bells".
    Last edited by lazarus6; 14th July 2019, 10:07 AM. Reason: Corrected diection - view is from the north, not south end of Tower Bridge

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  • lazarus6
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    Fast & Furious 6 (2013) [USA]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1905041/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fast_%26_Furious_6

    You would expect for all the money spent making these films that they could come up with an original title for this 6th. entry of the franchise.

    Quoting IMDB: "reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries"

    The following excerpt covers a high end performance cars sale taking place on the Thames embankment:

    "Furious 6 Tower Bridge"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Id3lX_IUkVw


    Tower Bridge fly by from 00:00:05 to 00:00:06
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    Tower Bridge appears in the background during multiple scenes from 00:00:11 to 00:01:34
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  • lazarus6
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    London Bridge (2014) [India]

    https://www.imdb.com/title/tt3685702/

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/London_Bridge_(film)

    A millionaire in London looking for a life partner has to choose between the two women he has fallen in love with.

    Tower Bridge appears from 00:00:07 to 00:00:10 in the following trailer:

    "London Bridge Malayalam Movie TRAILER | HD"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOa0PUAwWcg


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