FILM : Ryan's Daughter
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Ryan's Daughter 1970 Robert Mitchum, Sarah Miles, John Mills, Christopher Jones, Trevor Howard, Leo McKern County Clare, County Kerry (Ireland)
Director : David Lean   Production Company : Faraway Productions   Region : IRELAND

Set in the wake of the 1916 Easter Rising, a married woman in a small Irish village has an affair with a troubled British officer.

Screen shots uploaded by Phil Wilkinson from source material provided by John Tunstill.

All uncredited now images and information by David Ahern.

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Ryan's Daughter - Special Edition [DVD] [1970]

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Ryan's Daughter - Rosy Ryan loses her parasol into the sea at the start of the film.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada001. Rosy Ryan loses her parasol into the sea at the start of the film.

ryada001n. The Cliffs of Moher in County Clare, Ireland.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - The village of Kirrary was a set built for the film. Cruach Mharthain (Croaghmarhin) near Dunquin on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland with Mount Eagle in the background. Information from www.in70mm.com
Ryan's Daughter

ryada002. The village of Kirrary was a set built for the film. Cruach Mharthain (Croaghmarhin) near Dunquin on the Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland with Mount Eagle in the background. Information from www.in70mm.com

ryada002n. All that remains of the Kirrary village set now is the cobbled street and foundations of the buildings.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - 'Village idiot' Michael (John Mills) carries a lobster into fictional Kirrary. Set included for the sake of completeness.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada003. 'Village idiot' Michael (John Mills) carries a lobster into fictional Kirrary. Set included for the sake of completeness.

ryada003n. With the exception of the church (which was fibreglass) all the buildings had to be built from stone to withstand the Atlantic storms.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - Father Hugh Collins (Trevor Howard) rescues Michael from the villagers who have been teasing and taunting him. Set built north of Dunquin included for sake of completeness.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada004. Father Hugh Collins (Trevor Howard) rescues Michael from the villagers who have been teasing and taunting him. Set built north of Dunquin included for sake of completeness.

ryada004n. The set was demolished as it was built on a commonage and an agreement could not be reached with all the owners of the land over plans to preserve it as a tourist attraction.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - Charles Shaughnessy arrives by bus.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada005. Charles Shaughnessy arrives by bus.

ryada005n. View of the Blasket Islands from Killins Cross where the bus stop scenes were filmed. The standing stone by the bus stop was actually a fibreglass prop and is now on display outside the village library in Ballyferriter.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - Charles Shaughnessy (Robert Mitchum) walks through a graveyard on his way to the Schoolhouse. Unidentified location.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada006. Charles Shaughnessy (Robert Mitchum) walks through a graveyard on his way to the Schoolhouse. Unidentified location.

Ryan's Daughter - Rosy Ryan (Sarah Miles) makes her way to the Schoolhouse. Looking out over the Atlantic Ocean near Dunquin. A
Ryan's Daughter

ryada007. Rosy Ryan (Sarah Miles) makes her way to the Schoolhouse. Looking out over the Atlantic Ocean near Dunquin. A "real" building constructed for the film and still there.

ryada007n. Numerous plans have been proposed over the years to restore the school-house as a tourist attraction.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - Rosy enters the Schoolhouse. The building stands on a lane that leads from the village of Dunquin to the coast. County Kerry, Ireland.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada008. Rosy enters the Schoolhouse. The building stands on a lane that leads from the village of Dunquin to the coast. County Kerry, Ireland.

ryada008n. The same doorways now.
(Modern Photo Added: 24-03-2013)

Ryan's Daughter - Tim O'Leary (Barry Foster) and O'Keefe (Niall Toibin) walk through the Irish countryside. Unknown location.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada009. Tim O'Leary (Barry Foster) and O'Keefe (Niall Toibin) walk through the Irish countryside. Unknown location.

Ryan's Daughter - Tim and O'Keefe drive to the British Army Camp. An unconfirmed location with Blasket Islands in the background. Not included on Reel Streets as a location, the beach used for filming was Inch Beach on the Dingle Peninsular.
Ryan's Daughter

ryada010. Tim and O'Keefe drive to the British Army Camp. An unconfirmed location with Blasket Islands in the background. Not included on Reel Streets as a location, the beach used for filming was Inch Beach on the Dingle Peninsular.

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