FILM : Life for Ruth
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Life for Ruth 1962 Michael Craig, Patrick McGoohan, Janet Munro, Megs Jenkins, Paul Rogers, Malcolm Keen Buckinghamshire, County Durham, Tyne & Wear
Director : Basil Dearden   Production Company : Allied Film Makers (AFM)  Region : SOUTH EAST E-L,NORTH

A man finds himself ostracised and placed on trial for allowing his daughter to die because of his religious beliefs.

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Also known as 'Walk in the Shadow' (US Title)

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Life for Ruth - The now nationally prominent case is heard at the Crown Court in Durham. Framwelgate Bridge over the River Wear in Durham with the Castle filling the skyline to the left.
Life for Ruth

liforu061. The now nationally prominent case is heard at the Crown Court in Durham. Framwelgate Bridge over the River Wear in Durham with the Castle filling the skyline to the left.

Life for Ruth - Durham Crown Court at the east end of Old Elvet and Court Lane with the Cathedral in the right distance.
Life for Ruth

liforu062. Durham Crown Court at the east end of Old Elvet and Court Lane with the Cathedral in the right distance.

Life for Ruth - An establishing shot of the County Hotel near the Crown Court. Looking towards Elvet Bridge from Old Elvet in Durham with the County Hotel on the right.
Life for Ruth

liforu063. An establishing shot of the County Hotel near the Crown Court. Looking towards Elvet Bridge from Old Elvet in Durham with the County Hotel on the right.

Life for Ruth - Inside the hotel, Hart Jacobs discusses the case with Kent, John's counsel. The County Hotel on Old Elvet.
Life for Ruth

liforu064. Inside the hotel, Hart Jacobs discusses the case with Kent, John's counsel. The County Hotel on Old Elvet.

Life for Ruth - After being acquitted, John comes to terms with the reality of what has happened and decides to end his life. Facing the junction of Old Elvet and New Elvet in Durham.
Life for Ruth

liforu065. After being acquitted, John comes to terms with the reality of what has happened and decides to end his life. Facing the junction of Old Elvet and New Elvet in Durham.

Life for Ruth - Dr. Brown pulls John from the path of an approaching bus. Chapel Passage off Old Elvet in Durham, County Durham.
Life for Ruth

liforu066. Dr. Brown pulls John from the path of an approaching bus. Chapel Passage off Old Elvet in Durham, County Durham.

Life for Ruth - The film ends with John Harris alone on the cliff above the sea that took his daughter Ruth. Marsden Bay in County Durham.
Life for Ruth

liforu067. The film ends with John Harris alone on the cliff above the sea that took his daughter Ruth. Marsden Bay in County Durham.

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