FILM : Flight of the Doves
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Flight of the Doves 1971 Stanley Holloway, Ron Moody, Jack Wild, Dorothy McGuire, Noel Purcell, William Rushton County Dublin, County Fingal, County Galway, County Mayo, County Offaly, County Wicklow (Ireland); County Antrim (Northern Ireland)
Director : Ralph Nelson   Production Company : Columbia Pictures, Rainbow Releasing  Region : IRELAND

While fleeing across the Irish countryside to their Grandmothers house two children are pursued by their villainous uncle, a master of disguise.

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Flight of The Doves [DVD] (1971)

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Flight of the Doves - A rather dark beginning to the film as Finn Dove (Jack Wild) comes into view on the right. Looking along Harold Road towards Manor Place from the corner of Ivar Street in Dublin which was doubling for Liverpool. Identified by Paul Freeney.
Flight of the Doves

flido001. A rather dark beginning to the film as Finn Dove (Jack Wild) comes into view on the right. Looking along Harold Road towards Manor Place from the corner of Ivar Street in Dublin which was doubling for Liverpool. Identified by Paul Freeney.

flido001n. Mark o'Neill has promised to return when the sun is not shining into his lens. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 27-10-2017)

Flight of the Doves - Finn makes his way home where he and his sister are treated cruelly by their step-father. Sráid Íomhair, Baile Átha Cliath (Ivar Street, Dublin) located by Paul Freeney.
Flight of the Doves

flido002. Finn makes his way home where he and his sister are treated cruelly by their step-father. Sráid Íomhair, Baile Átha Cliath (Ivar Street, Dublin) located by Paul Freeney.

flido002n. Mark has made a note to recapture this shot as well. (RL)
(Modern Photo Added: 27-10-2017)

Flight of the Doves - During the titles we see Granny O'Flaherty (Dorothy McGuire) cycling through the Connemara countryside accompanied by her farm hands, Paddy (Emmet Bergin) and Seamus. Unidentified location.
Flight of the Doves

flido003. During the titles we see Granny O'Flaherty (Dorothy McGuire) cycling through the Connemara countryside accompanied by her farm hands, Paddy (Emmet Bergin) and Seamus. Unidentified location.

Flight of the Doves - Mary O'Flaherty heads to the local town's court to see Judge Liffy after receiving a letter saying that her grandchildren are missing. On the N67 road near Dunguaire Castle, County Galway.
Flight of the Doves

flido004. Mary O'Flaherty heads to the local town's court to see Judge Liffy after receiving a letter saying that her grandchildren are missing. On the N67 road near Dunguaire Castle, County Galway.

Flight of the Doves - The letter goes on to say that Finn and Derval are beneficiaries in their late grandfathers will and that if they are not found, the estate will pass to their Uncle John Cyril Dove. Dunguaire Castle, Kinvara, County Galway.
Flight of the Doves

flido005. The letter goes on to say that Finn and Derval are beneficiaries in their late grandfathers will and that if they are not found, the estate will pass to their Uncle John Cyril Dove. Dunguaire Castle, Kinvara, County Galway.

Flight of the Doves - Mary and her hands ride over a bridge. Unknown location.
Flight of the Doves

flido006. Mary and her hands ride over a bridge. Unknown location.

Flight of the Doves - Establishing shot of the town's main signpost. The junction of Glebe, Bridge, Abbey and Main Streets in Ballinrobe, County Mayo.
Flight of the Doves

flido007. Establishing shot of the town's main signpost. The junction of Glebe, Bridge, Abbey and Main Streets in Ballinrobe, County Mayo.

Flight of the Doves - Mary cycles into town. Glebe Street, Ballinrobe, County Mayo, Ireland.
Flight of the Doves

flido008. Mary cycles into town. Glebe Street, Ballinrobe, County Mayo, Ireland.

Flight of the Doves - Mary Magdalene St. Bridget O'Flaherty arrives outside the court. Príomh Sráid, Baile an Roba, Contae Mhaigh Eo (Main Street, Ballinrobe, County Mayo).
Flight of the Doves

flido009. Mary Magdalene St. Bridget O'Flaherty arrives outside the court. Príomh Sráid, Baile an Roba, Contae Mhaigh Eo (Main Street, Ballinrobe, County Mayo).

Flight of the Doves - After running away to find Granny O'Flaherty, Finn and his sister Derval Dove (Helen Raye) make their way to Liverpool Docks.  Looks very much like Carlisle Pier station at Dún Laoghaire where you could once catch a fast train to Dublin instead of the DART.
Flight of the Doves

flido010. After running away to find Granny O'Flaherty, Finn and his sister Derval Dove (Helen Raye) make their way to Liverpool Docks. Looks very much like Carlisle Pier station at Dún Laoghaire where you could once catch a fast train to Dublin instead of the DART.

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