FILM : Freedom to Die
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Freedom to Die 1961 Paul Maxwell, Felicity Young, Bruce Seton, Kay Callard, T.P. McKenna Dublin
Director : Francis Searle   Production Company : Bayford  Region : IRELAND

A vicious criminal escapes from prison to get revenge.

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Freedom to Die - Exercising offenders are escorted through the yard of their prison. Judging by locations seen later, this is inside Mountjoy Prison in Dublin, Ireland.
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fredi001. Exercising offenders are escorted through the yard of their prison. Judging by locations seen later, this is inside Mountjoy Prison in Dublin, Ireland.

Freedom to Die - Craig Owen (Paul Maxwell) makes a break when a prearranged fight is started with the warders.
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fredi002. Craig Owen (Paul Maxwell) makes a break when a prearranged fight is started with the warders.

Freedom to Die - Aided by friends, the escaping convict is driven away as a young girl plays near the prison walls. The roadway running between the rear of properties on Glengariff Parade and the prison walls with Mountjoy Garda Station in the distance.
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fredi003. Aided by friends, the escaping convict is driven away as a young girl plays near the prison walls. The roadway running between the rear of properties on Glengariff Parade and the prison walls with Mountjoy Garda Station in the distance.

Freedom to Die - Having run the child down, the car speeds away. The camera follows the vehicle around the northern wall of Mountjoy Prison, alongside the Royal Canal.
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fredi004. Having run the child down, the car speeds away. The camera follows the vehicle around the northern wall of Mountjoy Prison, alongside the Royal Canal.

Freedom to Die - Owen and Coral (Kay Callard) head for a wrestling match while Mike (T.P. McKenna) is ordered to ditch the car.
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fredi005. Owen and Coral (Kay Callard) head for a wrestling match while Mike (T.P. McKenna) is ordered to ditch the car.

Freedom to Die - The audience arrives to see the wrestling match organised by Felix Gray. To the right of centre is the Macushla Ballroom which stood at the junction of Amiens Street, Foley Street and Buckingham Street Lower in Dublin. Named Amiens Street at the time of filming, the city's Connolly station stands in the left background beyond the railway bridge.
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fredi006. The audience arrives to see the wrestling match organised by Felix Gray. To the right of centre is the Macushla Ballroom which stood at the junction of Amiens Street, Foley Street and Buckingham Street Lower in Dublin. Named Amiens Street at the time of filming, the city's Connolly station stands in the left background beyond the railway bridge.

Freedom to Die - A better view of the entrance to the Macushla Ballroom taken from later in the film.
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fredi006a. A better view of the entrance to the Macushla Ballroom taken from later in the film.

Freedom to Die - Responding to a tip off, Detectives Jim (James Neylin) and Joe (Dermot Tuohy) arrive outside the wrestling venue. Foley Street, Dublin 1.
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fredi007. Responding to a tip off, Detectives Jim (James Neylin) and Joe (Dermot Tuohy) arrive outside the wrestling venue. Foley Street, Dublin 1.

Freedom to Die - The Detectives return to Felix's premises. This appears to be looking along Foley Street from the corner of Beaver Street.
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fredi008. The Detectives return to Felix's premises. This appears to be looking along Foley Street from the corner of Beaver Street.

Freedom to Die - A short pan follows the car onto Beaver Street. The site of the gateway is now occupied by The Steelworks.
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fredi009. A short pan follows the car onto Beaver Street. The site of the gateway is now occupied by The Steelworks.

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