FILM : Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) 1984 George Sweeney, Roger Daltrey, Joe Melia, Christopher Beeny, Bill Treacher Buckinghamshire, East Sussex
Director : Jack Grossman   Production Company : Welbeck Films Ltd, Children's Film and Television Foundation  Region : SOUTH EAST M-Q

A schoolboy pop group enter a talent contest but their lead singer is involved with video piracy.

Screen captures uploaded by Phil Wilkinson

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Pop Pirates

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Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Michael returns to the old harbour to look for Seamus.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi021. Michael returns to the old harbour to look for Seamus.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - After he discovers the video pirating equipment, Michael is captured by Stewart and locked in a boat with Seamus.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi022. After he discovers the video pirating equipment, Michael is captured by Stewart and locked in a boat with Seamus.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Persuaded by Stewart, Paul calls Michael’s sister Jill to tell her that her brother is staying at a friend's house overnight.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi023. Persuaded by Stewart, Paul calls Michael’s sister Jill to tell her that her brother is staying at a friend's house overnight.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Fred, Rob and Patrick call on Mrs. Carpenter (Jean Marlow) to discover that Michael has not been home.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi024. Fred, Rob and Patrick call on Mrs. Carpenter (Jean Marlow) to discover that Michael has not been home.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Seamus heads into town with a cassette tape that Michael has recorded.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi025. Seamus heads into town with a cassette tape that Michael has recorded.

poppi025n. West Street, Marlow, Buckinghamshire. Facing north east from beside The Courtyard. Image copyright Google Streetview. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 20-11-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Seamus finds the rest of The Pirates on the seafront. Looking across Madeira Drive with buildings on Marine Parade in the background.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi026. Seamus finds the rest of The Pirates on the seafront. Looking across Madeira Drive with buildings on Marine Parade in the background.

poppi026n. Now, with a nice red van. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - After listening to the tape the youngsters set off to find Mr. Carpenter. The amusement park once stand between Marine Parade and Marine Drive
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi027. After listening to the tape the youngsters set off to find Mr. Carpenter. The amusement park once stand between Marine Parade and Marine Drive

poppi027n. Now with an amusement arcade on the site. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Mrs. Wine (Frieda Knorr) is questioned by and Sergeant Jones (Simon Rouse) and Mr. Baker of Customs and Excise after irregularities are found at the factory.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi028. Mrs. Wine (Frieda Knorr) is questioned by and Sergeant Jones (Simon Rouse) and Mr. Baker of Customs and Excise after irregularities are found at the factory.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Paul runs into the street to warn Stewart about the police at home.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi029. Paul runs into the street to warn Stewart about the police at home.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Back at the old harbour, Paul releases Michael from his floating prison.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi030. Back at the old harbour, Paul releases Michael from his floating prison.

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