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Different Famous Film Pubs
London is not just known to have the many best pubs, but this is also known to have many famous film pubs. In the article below, you will know some of the famous film pubs in the movie industry.
From films, books and TV, these pubs were in fact inspired by the ones that are real and are also actual pubs that were being used in film locations.
Movie: Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
This is where The Beehive at Buntingford appeared in the 2005 movie. Ford Prefect (played by Mos Def), revealed to Arthur Dent (played by Martin Freeman) that he came from another planet and that Earth’s future is being scheduled to be flattened for an intergalactic super highway.
The Beehive was a traditional 200 year old roadside freehouse which was built as an ale house until 1956. This is actually an appealing pub that has a single bar, no jukebox and also no fruit machines and its pub games like dart and cribbage are popular.
Movie: An American Werewolf in London
The Black Swan had appeared in this movie and it was also renamed to the “The Slaughtered Lamb” during its 1981 appearance in the movie. The movie was played by David (played by Naughton) and Jack (played by Griffin Dunne), who were two travellers that travelled to the moors and there’s a werewolf involved.
The Black Swan Ockham is found in the idyllic Surrey countryside is considered to be the local culinary hotspot that offers British menu and uses some of their fresh seasonal and fresh produce.
The Lamb Tavern located at Leadenhall Market was made as the setting of the 1975 movie “Brannigan”. The movie was played by Jim Brannigan (played by John Wayne), who bring his own American Justice at the streets of London. The movie also starred Commander Swann (played by Richard Attenborough), who continue to batter Brannigan in a true upper class British way and the use of handguns on British streets was forbidden by the police force.
The Lamb Tavern is the perfect place in taking refreshments and is adjacent to the market. Also, it continued its tradition which was first established in Roman Britain in the last 2000 years.
Film: Still Crazy
In this movie, The Red Lion appeared, which was the story of Strange Fruit, a rock band who had it all, lost all of it and later on became normal everyday people again and during the middle age, attempted to make a comeback.
The Red Lion was first licensed in 1802 and this is famous for its 86ft deep well, which had dated back in 1600’s. The well room was actually named after Alexander Keiller who done the excavation of the ancient stone circles which surrounds the pub.