CASSANDRA’S DREAM

US / GB / FRA
2007
1hr 50mins
Dir: Woody Allen
Starring: Colin Farrell and Ewan McGregor

Two brothers in financial trouble plan to kill in order to help a shady uncle

One scene in this dramatic thriller is filmed in a bar that overlooks Camden Carriage Sidings and a number of EMUs are visible. Several Class 321’s are stabled in the sidings and a Class 313 (or 508) and a Class 390 ‘Pendolino’ pass behind on the West Coast main line. Later, there is a scene at London Paddington station with a Class 180 ‘Adelante’ DMU, an HST set and a Class 332 ‘Heathrow Express’ EMU visible in the background, plus a shot of the old taxi rank alongside Eastbourne Terrace.

Ewan McGregor and Colin Farrell discuss the small matter of killing someone over a beer or two. Camden Carriage Sidings forms the backdrop with a Class 321 stabled.