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 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) - Parking up in town, Stewart and Paul leave Michael in the back of the van. Adelaide Crescent at the junction with Palmeria Square in Hove.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi031. Parking up in town, Stewart and Paul leave Michael in the back of the van. Adelaide Crescent at the junction with Palmeria Square in Hove.

poppi031n. They park them differently now. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - The brothers head for the harbour. Looking along Adelaide Crescent from the junction with Palmeira Square.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi032. The brothers head for the harbour. Looking along Adelaide Crescent from the junction with Palmeira Square.

poppi032n. Viewed from between the parked cars. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - At his lock up, Mr. Carpenter (Bill Treacher) helps the boy’s collect their instruments before the competition final.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi033. At his lock up, Mr. Carpenter (Bill Treacher) helps the boy’s collect their instruments before the competition final.

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - As Stewart takes his brother onto the Video Pirates' speedboat, Rob and Patrick wait outside the theatre whist another band plays inside. Brighton’s Palace Pier opened in May 1899.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi034. As Stewart takes his brother onto the Video Pirates' speedboat, Rob and Patrick wait outside the theatre whist another band plays inside. Brighton’s Palace Pier opened in May 1899.

poppi034n. Originally the west side of the theatre near the end of the pier. Now the amusement dome with the dodgems in the background. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - Crowds watch as Stewart and Paul fight it out aboard the speedboat. The pier has featured in many films including ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’, ‘Carry on at Your Convenience’, ‘Mona Lisa’ and ‘Quadrophenia’.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi035. Crowds watch as Stewart and Paul fight it out aboard the speedboat. The pier has featured in many films including ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’, ‘Carry on at Your Convenience’, ‘Mona Lisa’ and ‘Quadrophenia’.

poppi035n. Not an easy shot to match. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation) - After being rescued from the sea, Paul is brought onto the pier. Brighton Palace Pier, Madeira Drive in Brighton, East Sussex.
Pop Pirates (Children's Film Foundation)

poppi036. After being rescued from the sea, Paul is brought onto the pier. Brighton Palace Pier, Madeira Drive in Brighton, East Sussex.

poppi036n. Facing the entrance to the Palm Court Restaurant. SD
(Modern Photo Added: 09-07-2017)

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