FILM : Prayer for the Dying, A
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Prayer for the Dying, A 1987 Mickey Rourke, Liam Neeson, Bob Hoskins, Alan Bates, Sammi Davis, Christopher Fulford London
Director : Mike Hodges   Production Company : Samuel Goldwyn Company  Region : LONDON O-Q

A bomber attempts to blow up a troop truck but the plan goes terribly wrong leaving him badly shaken and wanting an end to violence.

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Prayer for the Dying, A - Krasko (Stanley Beard) visits the grave of his wife before Fallon murders him.  St Patricks Cemetery in Leytonstone.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady010. Krasko (Stanley Beard) visits the grave of his wife before Fallon murders him. St Patricks Cemetery in Leytonstone.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Father Michael Da Costa (Bob Hoskins) walks through the cemetery.  St Patricks Cemetery on Langthorne Road in E11.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady011. Father Michael Da Costa (Bob Hoskins) walks through the cemetery. St Patricks Cemetery on Langthorne Road in E11.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Father Da Costa witnesses the shooting and confronts Fallon.  St Patrick's Cemetery on Langthorne Road, Leytonstone E11.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady012. Father Da Costa witnesses the shooting and confronts Fallon. St Patrick's Cemetery on Langthorne Road, Leytonstone E11.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Fallon decides to spare Father Da Costa's life.  St Patricks Cemetery in London E11 with a Central Line train passing in the background.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady013. Fallon decides to spare Father Da Costa's life. St Patricks Cemetery in London E11 with a Central Line train passing in the background.

Prayer for the Dying, A - The premises of Jack Meehan's undertaking business. The building is at the junction of Kennington Road and Windmill Row in SE11. Information from Mark Elliott who adds
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady014. The premises of Jack Meehan's undertaking business. The building is at the junction of Kennington Road and Windmill Row in SE11. Information from Mark Elliott who adds "My sister worked near Kennington Underground Station and I seem to remember her saying that they were filming in the Children's Hospital, Dr. Barnardo's Home perhaps, for the Funeral Director scenes in Jack's Premises".

prady014n. I used to commute past this building daily and knew it was familiar from somewhere. Turn around and we're in 'London Boulevard' territory. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 13-08-2015)

Prayer for the Dying, A - Aerial view of Father Da Costa's church with the Keir Hardie Recreation Ground in the foreground.  St Lukes Church in Canning Town E16 was deconsecrated in 1985 and is now used as a community centre.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady015. Aerial view of Father Da Costa's church with the Keir Hardie Recreation Ground in the foreground. St Lukes Church in Canning Town E16 was deconsecrated in 1985 and is now used as a community centre.

prady015n. A rather blurred ground view now, which does not show how dwarfed the ex-church has become with recent building. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 17-09-2017)

Prayer for the Dying, A - Father Da Costa heads to his church.  St Lukes Church, Canning Town.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady016. Father Da Costa heads to his church. St Lukes Church, Canning Town.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Liam Docherty (Liam Neeson) meets Siobhan Donovan (Alison Doody) at the station.  Liverpool Street station, London EC2.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady017. Liam Docherty (Liam Neeson) meets Siobhan Donovan (Alison Doody) at the station. Liverpool Street station, London EC2.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Docherty leaves to catch a train.  London's Liverpool Street station.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady018. Docherty leaves to catch a train. London's Liverpool Street station.

Prayer for the Dying, A - Docherty arranges to meet with one of Meehan's men on the Woolwich Ferry to find out where Fallon is hiding.
Prayer for the Dying, A

prady019. Docherty arranges to meet with one of Meehan's men on the Woolwich Ferry to find out where Fallon is hiding.

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