About

A cinema enthusiast particularly keen on Film Tourism.

Harry Potter, James Bond, Downton Abbey, Amelie, Midnight in Paris, Roman Holiday, Sex in the City, etc. Every year more and more people travel to visit the places where their favourite movie or TV serie was filmed.

This is mainly what I talk about around two areas I very much like:

– Islington: the London borough I live in via Lights, Camera…Islington!

The Italian Riviera: Initially on this page, as of January 2014 this film tourism project has its own dedicated blog: Hollywood on the Italian Riviera

I am the ‘pretty face’ writing the posts and appearing on the pictures but, as it is often the case, I am not alone in those movie location adventures. In the projection box, hard at work is a little mouse, helping out with the research and the map: Sarah Benedetti. She just doesn’t like the spotlights!

Grab your pop corn and hope you enjoy the journey!

Comments & Contributions welcome.

TheUnbelievableMrX - Ligths, Camera

Twitter: @UnbelievableMrX

LightsCameraIslington(at)gmail.com

Pictures marked Lights, Camera…Islington! are stills from the movies discussed in the post for illustration purposes and to invite you to discover such films or watch those again.

Pictures marked @unbelievablemrx are mine and were taken on my Islington walks around the borough. Do contact me at the email above should you want to use or duplicate posts or to seek permission. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Lights, Camera…Islington! with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

2 Responses to “About”

  1. nicola baird blogs December 18, 2013 at 2:42 pm #

    Hi, it’s a great concept and I love the places you are picking out. Nicola islingtonfacesblog.com

    • The Unbelievable Mr X December 19, 2013 at 10:31 pm #

      Hello Nicola and thank you very much for your kind comment. Since I look at your blog thinking that this is very much something I would like to aim for, I really appreciate your words.

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