May 7, 2021

Tuesday, June 11, 1974

(47 years ago)

Ken Russell is filming part of the "Bernie's Holiday Camp" sequence for the Tommy movie at the South Parade Pier in Portsmouth. Somehow a fire starts and the pier burns down. Footage of the burning pier makes its way into the final film





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