Originally Posted by Dave
The reason for filming in Ireland, Prague and elsewhere, is that they are/were cheaper, obviously, but it does make those films different from the usual Hollywood packaged product.
It's still a resentment where I live (Scotland) that the Braveheart
production company suddenly decamped to Ireland to shoot the battle sequences when the Irish undercut the locals.
But then, most things become a festering resentment in Scotland, hate the English? around here most of the locals are still holding a grudge against the Vikings.