FILM : Alive and Kicking (1958)
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Alive and Kicking (1958) 1958 Sybil Thorndike, Kathleen Harrison, Estelle Winwood, Stanley Holloway Argyle & Bute
Director : Cyril Frankel   Production Company : Diador  Region : SOUTH EAST A-D,SCOTLAND

Three women grow dissatisfied with their lives in a retirement home and decide to search for fresh enjoyment and adventure.

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Alive and Kicking (1958) - After being rescued by a Russian fishing boat when they run out of fuel, Rosie Baker (Kathleen Harrison), Dora Vice (Sybil Thorndike) and Mabel Wilmot (Estelle Winwood) are put ashore.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki011. After being rescued by a Russian fishing boat when they run out of fuel, Rosie Baker (Kathleen Harrison), Dora Vice (Sybil Thorndike) and Mabel Wilmot (Estelle Winwood) are put ashore.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - Finding themselves on the small island of Inishfada off the coast of Ireland, furniture is delivered as the three women set up home in Joseph MacDonagh's cottage. Although set in Ireland, the film was shot on Seil and Easdale Islands in Scotland.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki012. Finding themselves on the small island of Inishfada off the coast of Ireland, furniture is delivered as the three women set up home in Joseph MacDonagh's cottage. Although set in Ireland, the film was shot on Seil and Easdale Islands in Scotland.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - Led by an Old Man (Liam Redmond), the islanders become angered after learning that newcomer MacDonagh apparently has three wives.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki013. Led by an Old Man (Liam Redmond), the islanders become angered after learning that newcomer MacDonagh apparently has three wives.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - The women of Inishfada listen as the Old Man proposes driving MacDonagh and his harem from the island. Inishfada is the historic name for Long Island, an island lying south of Schull off County Cork, Ireland.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki014. The women of Inishfada listen as the Old Man proposes driving MacDonagh and his harem from the island. Inishfada is the historic name for Long Island, an island lying south of Schull off County Cork, Ireland.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - The islanders leave the village and head for MacDonagh's cottage.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki015. The islanders leave the village and head for MacDonagh's cottage.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - Waving scythes and rakes, the angry mob march onward to the cottage where Dora, Rosie and Mabel explain that MacDonagh is their uncle. This is the famous
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki016. Waving scythes and rakes, the angry mob march onward to the cottage where Dora, Rosie and Mabel explain that MacDonagh is their uncle. This is the famous "Bridge over the Atlantic", Clachan Bridge that links Seil Island to mainland Scotland over Clachan Sound.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - While some of the islanders fix the thatched roof of the cottage, Dora, Rosie and Mabel walk into the village of Inishfada.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki017. While some of the islanders fix the thatched roof of the cottage, Dora, Rosie and Mabel walk into the village of Inishfada.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - Children play in the foreground as the camera pans with the three women.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki018. Children play in the foreground as the camera pans with the three women.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - The ladies approach the shop where Mrs. O'Flaherty sells them an Inishfada sweater for £3.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki019. The ladies approach the shop where Mrs. O'Flaherty sells them an Inishfada sweater for £3.

Alive and Kicking (1958) - Realising that the sweater will sell for ten guineas back home, Dora, Rosie and Mabel leave the Post Office after sending the sweater to London.
Alive and Kicking (1958)

aliki020. Realising that the sweater will sell for ten guineas back home, Dora, Rosie and Mabel leave the Post Office after sending the sweater to London.

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