ROYALTY ON SCREEN: Jason Statham & Princess Margaret's Nudes in "The Bank Job"


ROYALTY ON SCREEN: Jason Statham & Princess Margaret's Nudes in "The Bank Job"
by Darius Kadivar

Based on the 1971Baker Street robbery in central London, during which compromising deposited photos of a British Royal (in the film, Princess Margaret) and valuables were stolen and never recovered.


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The Bank Job (2008) Directed by Roger Donaldson starring Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows and Stephen Campbell Moore


Official Trailer:

Official Trailer 2:


Plot :


Business is slow for Terry Leather, a London car dealer,married with children. He's an artful dodger, so Martine, a former model with a thing for him, brings him her scheme: a bank's alarm is off for a couple weeks,so let's tunnel into the vault. He assembles a team, not realizing her real goal is a safe-deposit box with compromising photos of a Princess Margaret (the Queen’s Sister): she needs the photos to trade for avoiding a jail sentence -and MI-5, or is it MI-6, is pulling the strings two steps removed. A Trinidadian thug, a high-end bordello owner, and a pornographer also have things stored in the vault, so the break-in threatens many a powerful personage. Is there any way these amateurs can pull it off?



ITN ShowBiz News :

Jason Statham in The Bank Job

Review and Interview:


Jason Statham stars in The Bank Job, and he said that the outlandish story could very well be a true story that happened 30 years ago.


Opening Scene:


Margaret In the King’s Speech

Margaret in The King’s Speech :

Ramona Marquez plays Princess Margaret in Tom Hooper’s The King's Speech

Scene 1 : 

Scene 2:

Margaret The Controversial Princess

HRH The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon (Margaret Rose; 21st August 1930 - 9th February 2002) was the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II.Margaret spent much of her early life in the company of her elder sister and parents, The Prince Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI) and Elizabeth,Duchess of York (later the Queen Mother). Her life changed dramatically in1936, when her uncle, King Edward VIII, abdicated to marry the divorced American Wallis Simpson. Margaret's father became King in Edward's place, andafter her elder sister, Elizabeth, Margaret became second in line to the throne.

Princess Margaret (1930-2002):

1960 Documentary of Princess Margaret:

Princess Margaret Photo Tribute:


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