FILM : Angela's Ashes
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Angela's Ashes 1999 Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen, Ciaran Owens, Michael Legge County Cork, County Dublin, County Limerick, County Wicklow (Ireland)
Director : Alan Parker   Production Company : David Brown Productions, Dirty Hands, Scott Rudin  Region : IRELAND

The story of young boy and his family as they try against all odds to escape the poverty endemic in the slums of pre-war Limerick.

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Angela's Ashes [DVD] [2000]

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Angela's Ashes - Shots of The Lanes are shown during the titles.  Although in Limerick, the streets are sets.
Angela's Ashes

angas001. Shots of The Lanes are shown during the titles. Although in Limerick, the streets are sets.

Angela's Ashes - A set depicting The Lanes where Frank McCourt spent much of his childhood.
Angela's Ashes

angas002. A set depicting The Lanes where Frank McCourt spent much of his childhood.

Angela's Ashes - The titles continue with another shot of the damp and dire conditions.
Angela's Ashes

angas003. The titles continue with another shot of the damp and dire conditions.

Angela's Ashes - Establishing shot of Limerick across the River Shannon where most of the film is set. Clancy's Strand looking towards King John's Castle, City of Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland.
Angela's Ashes

angas004. Establishing shot of Limerick across the River Shannon where most of the film is set. Clancy's Strand looking towards King John's Castle, City of Limerick, County Limerick, Ireland.

Angela's Ashes - After returning from America, the McCourt family arrive in Ireland.
Angela's Ashes

angas005. After returning from America, the McCourt family arrive in Ireland.

angas005n. Cobh, Co. Cork. View from appropriately named West View. The spire of St Colman's Cathedral just visible on extreme left. Peter Brown.
(Modern Photo Added: 19-01-2014)

Angela's Ashes - Angela McCourt (Emily Watson), her husband Malachy (Robert Carlyle) and children including Frankie (Joe Breen) and young Malachy (Shane Murray-Corcoran) climb the hill from the docks. Fiona O. advises that it was her children who played the twins and that this hill is looking towards Pearse's Square from Lower Midleton Street in Cobh, County Cork.
Angela's Ashes

angas006. Angela McCourt (Emily Watson), her husband Malachy (Robert Carlyle) and children including Frankie (Joe Breen) and young Malachy (Shane Murray-Corcoran) climb the hill from the docks. Fiona O. advises that it was her children who played the twins and that this hill is looking towards Pearse's Square from Lower Midleton Street in Cobh, County Cork.

Angela's Ashes - The McCourts set out for Dublin by bus.  The bridge between Cobh and Fota Island with Belvelly Castle to the right.
Angela's Ashes

angas007. The McCourts set out for Dublin by bus. The bridge between Cobh and Fota Island with Belvelly Castle to the right.

Angela's Ashes - The Dublin bound bus passes over a bridge. The Cork Road bridge between Cobh and Fota with the Martello Tower in the background.
Angela's Ashes

angas008. The Dublin bound bus passes over a bridge. The Cork Road bridge between Cobh and Fota with the Martello Tower in the background.

Angela's Ashes - Another bus arrives as the McCourt family gather in a Dublin bus station in pre Busáras days. Tony Bird advises that this is inside the old Iveagh Market located on Francis Street in Dublin. The opening behind the bus leads onto Dean Swift Square near it's junction with Lamb Alley.
Angela's Ashes

angas009. Another bus arrives as the McCourt family gather in a Dublin bus station in pre Busáras days. Tony Bird advises that this is inside the old Iveagh Market located on Francis Street in Dublin. The opening behind the bus leads onto Dean Swift Square near it's junction with Lamb Alley.

Angela's Ashes - Malachy carries young Malachy from the bus station. This exit from the Iveagh Market leads out to Dean Swift Square in Dublin 8.  Information from Tony Bird.
Angela's Ashes

angas010. Malachy carries young Malachy from the bus station. This exit from the Iveagh Market leads out to Dean Swift Square in Dublin 8. Information from Tony Bird.

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