CLIFFS OF MOHER CO CLARE IRELAND
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As of June 2009 the Cliffs were in 5th place in the Seascapes section of the "New Seven Wonders" competition. The "New Seven Wonders" winners are expected to be announced in 2010.
The Cliffs of Moher have been featured on film numerous times, including in The Princess Bride (1987), Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009) and in the Tentacles of Doom and Cigarettes and Alcohol and Rollerblading episodes of Father Ted (1996). Its was also at the cliffs that the majority of Dusty Springfield's ashes were scattered by her brother Tom Springfield .
The album artwork for U2's 12th studio album, No Line On The Horizon, was taken by Hiroshi Sugimoto and shows the Atlantic Ocean from the Cliffs Of Moher.
The cliffs are mentioned in the Martin Scorsese movie "Bringing Out the Dead".
In the 2008 Surfing documentary "Waveriders", the cliffs are the location of a famous wave known as "Aileens", a now world famous Big Wave Surfing spot.
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