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ANDREW said: "These kids achieved something remarkable in a political sense through peaceful means.
While William Wallace was played by Aussie star Mel Gibson, the film seemed to reconnect us with our past a Tartan Army before our love of football.
And although it was moved to Edinburgh in 1996, it is expected to be taken back to London for any future coronation.
Four students from Glasgow University decided to "repatriate" the Stone on Christmas Day 1950.
But the students dropped the Stone during the getaway, breaking it in two. The larger part was Prada Sunglasses Womens Sale left in a field in Kent and the group risked road blocks on the Border to get it back to Scotland weeks later.
Since then, all British monarchs have been crowned over the Stone, which is encased in the coronation chair.
"It's David v Goliath the little guy overcoming the big guy. The movie doesn't knock England. It is completely feel good. It'll make you laugh. It'll make you cry."
"That's what these guys realised and that's why they did it."
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plot, and discovered he'd taken out every book on Westminster Abbey.
The story caused a national sensation and the culprits weren't hard to track down. Ian has admitted that police went to the Mitchell Library in Glasgow, where he'd researched the Prada Sunglasses
NATIONALISTS may try to hijack new film Stone Of Destiny as a rallying cry for Scottish independence. but the producer claims it's bigger than that.
Ian Hamilton, Alan Stuart, Gavin Vernon and Kay Matheson meticulously planned their raid. Under the cover of darkness, they broke open a side door of Westminster Abbey with a crowbar.
Gavin died three years ago, Kay is in a Fife care home and Alan shuns publicity, although the producer claims they have at last tracked him down.
"Braveheart was a battle movie. It was obvious who had lost and what had been gained. Our story deals with the celebration of bringing back an icon of Scottish cultural history to Scotland. I'm Northern Irish but it makes you very proud of what these guys achieved in 1950.
The movie, based on the true story of the Stone's theft from Westminster Abbey, has its world premiere on Saturday at the Edinburgh International Film Festival.
The Stone was repaired and on April 11, 1951, was left at the high altar of the ruined Arbroath Abbey, where the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1320.
The Stone of Destiny is a 336lb block which had been used for centuries for the coronation of Scottish kings.
near Perth, to Westminster Abbey as a spoil of war.
"Scotland was becoming more like North Britain than a country in its own right.
"If the film does anything, it covers the issue of Scotland's own ignorance of how it was losing its cultural identity, like when Scottish kids were taught to speak with more English accents.
The last film to awaken Scottish pride in our national identity was 1995's Braveheart.
"You don't have to go around blowing places up to get across a political point. That's important in our modern, safe world."
"Yes, it was a crime they broke into Westminster Abbey and stole the Stone, although Ian Hamilton will say how can you be charged for stealing something that was stolen already. But they did it peacefully.
"It was almost 60 years ago and shortly after World War Two. Europe was changing and a lot of boundaries were coming down. A lot of countries such as Scotland were losing their cultural identity.
He said: "It has the potential to be as big as Braveheart in the way it connects with Scotland. But it is very different.
Now we have our own parliament and an SNP government. Of course, a film can't change politics, especially one that's not even a blockbuster, but Andrew reckons this misses the point.
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