Films to Help Remember Phone boxes

March 19, 2019 | Posted by Guest Reviewer | FILM, LIFE | 2 Comments |

Cigarettes, hats & gloves, phoneboxes…where did you go? Here’s an aide memoire for phoneboxes…let us know of more!

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgandy

The Apartment

Dr Strangelove

The French Connection

Get Smart

Glengarry Glen Ross


I Know Where I’m Going!


The King of Comedy

The Maltese Falcon

North by Northwest

The Rainmaker


Séance on a Wet Afternoon

The Servant

“Get down here, sis…”

The Silent Partner

Sorry, Wrong Number

Sunset Boulevard


Withnail & I

(Withnail to his agent) “Well, lick ten percent of the arses then!”

[Italicised films are accompanied by images]


  1. Reply

    Steve Hense

    March 21, 2019

    What’s the Bottom one, with the guy in the raincoat?

    • Reply

      Lesley Jakobsen

      March 21, 2019

      It's from "I Know Where I'm Going!" He's mad because the waterfall makes it hard to use the phone. (They installed it during a dry summer and forgot about it..._

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