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Ryan's Daughter (1970)

A beautifully made film on the West Coast of Ireland, with some great actors. 10 Questions.

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This lovely film was made in 1970 along Slea Head and Dunmore Head on the Dingle Peninsula, what County are they all in?

  • County Mayo
  • County Clare
  • County Kerry
  • County Galway

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The film centres around a forbidden love affair between a married Irish Lady and a British Army Officer in 1916, who directed the film?

  • Stanley Kubrick
  • John Ford
  • David Lean
  • George Lucas

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Sir John Mills played the Village "Simpleton" what was the name of his character role?

  • Jim
  • Michael
  • David
  • Sean

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Trevor Howard played Father Hugh Collins, but who was the first choice for the role?

  • Michael Caine
  • Paul Scofield
  • Alec Guinness
  • Robert Shaw

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Leo Mckern played the role of the Father of Rosy, what was his name?

  • Tom Ryan
  • Tom David
  • Tom Peters
  • Tom O' Hare

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Ryan's Daughter Rosy was quite a well known actress in the 1970's, what was her name?

  • Suzie Kendall
  • Marianne Faithfull
  • Sarah Miles
  • Julie Christie

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Her Lover Major Doryan played by Christopher Jones was not the first choice, a very well known American Actor turned it down, what is his name?

  • Christopher Reeve
  • Marlon Brando
  • Robert Di Nero
  • Joe Pesci

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The Irish IRB Leader Tim O' Leary was played by a famous British Actor, the clue he was Van Der Valk.

  • Barry Foster
  • Robert Shaw
  • Stephen Fry
  • Robert Redford

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Sir Alec Guinness also turned down the role as Father Collins for what reason?

  • He was a Devout Catholic and hated the role.
  • He wanted more money.
  • He was working in a Theatre at the time.
  • He was ill.

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This famous Hollywood Actor lobbied to play the role of the School Master but lost out to Robert Mitchum, who was this well known Actor?

  • Steve McQueen
  • Gregory Peck
  • Tony Curtis
  • Kirk Douglas