FILM : Blackball
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Blackball 2003 Paul Kaye, James Cromwell, Alice Evans, Bernard Cribbins, Johnny Vegas, Vince Vaughn, Imelda Staunton Devon, Isle of Man, London
Director : Mel Smith   Production Company : Midfield Films, Icon Entertainment Intl., Isle of Man Film  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH WEST,NORTH

A rebellious young British bowls player who prefers to play by his own rules teams up with an older and more traditional player to challenge the Australian bowls team. Before long the young rebel is upsetting the sedate English sport with comedic results.

Screen captures and uncredited now shots provided by Dave Wilson and uploaded by Richard Lovejoy.

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Blackball [DVD] [2003]

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Blackball - Torquay Pavilion.
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blkball011. Torquay Pavilion.

blkball011n. In daylight 13 years on.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Blackball - Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.
Blackball

blkball012. Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.

Blackball - Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.
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blkball013. Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.

Blackball - Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.
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blkball014. Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.

blkball014n. Not such free access these days.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Blackball - Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.
Blackball

blkball015. Torquay Bowls Club, Torquay sea front.

blkball015n. I am sure it will be busier in the Summer.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Blackball - Central Promenade in Douglas. The promenade was also seen in 'No Limit' and, from a distance, 'Holidays with Pay'.
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blkball016. Central Promenade in Douglas. The promenade was also seen in 'No Limit' and, from a distance, 'Holidays with Pay'.

Blackball - Possibly The Kings Drive, Torquay.
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blkball017. Possibly The Kings Drive, Torquay.

Blackball - Peter Brown identifies this as King William's College, Castletown, Isle of Man and advises that it is famous for the
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blkball018. Peter Brown identifies this as King William's College, Castletown, Isle of Man and advises that it is famous for the "impossible" annual quiz in 'The Guardian'. (RL)

Blackball - Torbay Road, Torquay.
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blkball019. Torbay Road, Torquay.

blkball019n. Captured with the tide out.
(Modern Photo Added: 15-03-2016)

Blackball - King Williams Way, Castletown, Isle of Man.
Blackball

blkball020. King Williams Way, Castletown, Isle of Man.

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