Questions tagged [film-location]

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Where was the picnic/fishing scene in the movie “Three Billboards…” filmed?

I recently watched the movie Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and what a fantastic movie. There's a scene in the movie where Woody Harrelson, his wife, and kids go out for a picnic and camp ...
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Film Location of Don Ciccio's Villa

Can anyone tell me the location of Don Ciccio's villa? It was used twice in GF II. Once for the death of Vito's mother, and Vito's subsequent escape. Then again, when the adult Vito returns to ...
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Bullfighting is banned in Barcelona?

In the movie credits to Sean Penn's The Gunman (2015), it reads "Barcelona is an anti-bullfighting city and no bullfighting has taken place in the city since 2011". In the movie the climactic scene ...
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Where was the opening scene of Knight and Day filmed?

The opening scene of Knight and Day shows the two main characters "accidentally" bumping into each other twice, in the Wichita airport. The city of Wichita, and the state of Kansas, are mentioned many ...
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Where was “An Elephant Sitting Still” filmed?

I’m curious about where the movie An Elephant Sitting Still (2018) was made. Do you know in which Chinese city was the movie filmed?
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In Operation Market Garden, why didn't airplanes scout for Germans along the road, rather than rely on purple smoke?

In 59:05/2:56:12 of A Bridge Too Far (1977), German artillery raze at least 5 UK tanks, but I'm surmising from (erstwhile) Lt Col J.O.E. Vandeleur (portrayed by Michael Caine)'s order to fire purple ...
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Is the cinema from Adaline real?

In the movie Age of Adaline, the main character takes Ellis on a date to an old warehouse in San Francisco, which used to be a drive-in cinema in the 30s. She tells a story about it and shows how ...
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Filming Location: Fox Hills Crematory in Law & Order: Criminal Intent

Anyone know where the Fox Hills Crematory in the Law & Order: Criminal Intent episode "DEAD" (S2:E1) was filmed? It looks an awful lot like the carriage house of the Bartow-Pell Mansion/Museum in ...
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Where was The West Wing shot?

Where was the series 'The West Wing' shot ? Was it a replica set of the White House made elsewhere? And episodes where they show the presidential motorcade traveling through Times Square in NYC ...
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Why was “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: The Movie” (1995) Filmed in Sydney, Australia?

I wonder why the 1995 Action Film Mighty Morphin Power Rangers was Filmed in Sydney, Australia (standing in for Angel Grove, California). I mean, various Sydney Landmarks can be seen throughout the ...
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Where does No. 6 go with his car in the title sequence?

The title/opening sequence of The Prisoner has McGoohan's character - No. 6 - drive his car into some parking garage near the British Parliament building (IIANM). Was that garage really located there ...
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What city is used for cityscape shots in The Flash?

The shows Arrow and The Flash take place in Starling City and nearby(?) Central City. My understanding (assumption) is that both shows are filmed in Vancouver, although each show has city shots ...
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Where exactly in Italy to where in Russia is the train going?

In the film Stalingrad (1993), where exactly are they passing while on the the train in one scene here? It is supposed to be in Italy, going to Russia. Where exactly in Italy to where exactly in ...
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Was there a real city on which the movie Nightmare on Elm Street was based?

Where was the house on Elm street filmed in the A Nightmare on Elm Street and what city was it supposed to be in the movie? This part of the film was that supposed to look like the 60s is a clue in ...
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What show was 007 attending at the pyramids?

In the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me, what show was that that 007 attended by the pyramids? Was/is that a real production that tourists could/can attend? Or was that all for the sake of the ...
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What is the place shown in the opening scene of Hillary's America?

At the beginning of the movie "Hillary's America" the narrator walks into a visitor's center which apparently is associated with the Democratic National Committee somehow, and within this hall is ...
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Was “Muscle Beach Party” filmed at Paradise Cove or Topanga Beach? [closed]

The IMDB entry for Muscle Beach Party (1964) says that the filming location was Paradise Cove. But a recent entry in the discussion area disputes this, saying that Topanga Beach is more likely... ...
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Filming Locations of The Space Between Us

I was looking at the movie The Space Between Us, and on some of the aerial shots, there is a beautiful scenery of dark green and yellow trees. I've looked at the Filming Locations in IMDb and other ...
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Where was the Caretaker's farm scenes filmed for “Star Trek: Voyager”?

In Star Trek Voyager's pilot episode "Caretaker", the crew of the Voyager is transferred to a holographic simulation of a farm. I could not find any information about the filming location of the farm ...
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Air Buddies filming locations?

I'm trying to figure out where they filmed Air Buddies, the spinoff of Air Bud. The most I have been able to find is that it's in British Columbia (IMDb). It's really painful because we recently ...
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What's the name of the City where “Garfield” takes place?

I wonder what's the name of the City where the 2004 Film "Garfield" takes place. It's never said in the Film but it looks like Los Angeles. Also, I recognized the Train Station from the Film as "Union ...
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Do “Arrow” and “The Flash” share sets?

Watching a recent episode of Arrow (Season 4 Episode 15 "Taken"), I get a feeling that Oliver's Star City mayoral race campaign headquarters looks incredibly identical to Central City's Police ...
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Were the barn scenes in Transformers: Age of Extinction and Astronaut Farmer filmed at the same location?

Wondering if two scenes were filmed in the same place... I just saw Transformers: Age of Extinction and was struck by the barn where Mark Wahlberg's character does his tinkering. It instantly made ...
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Why was “Superman Returns” filmed in Sydney, Australia? [closed]

Is there a specific reason why Superman Returns was shot in Sydney, Australia? You can tell because some locations are obviously Sydney, Australia.
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What is the filming location of the Mercian mausoleum in “The Profit and the Loss”?

In the Vikings episode "The Profit and the Loss" King Ecbert meets Prince Wicksten in a royal Mercian mausoleum. What real-world location(s) were used when filming the exterior and interior? Or were ...
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Why is Atlanta Georgia becoming the new Hollywood?

I have been noticing more and more that a lot of movies have been filmed in Atlanta Georgia and that many still continue to be filmed there. Is the city just becoming even more popular than usual or ...
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What is the interior location where Spectre has its board meeting?

In Spectre (2015), there is a meeting of the board of Spectre chaired by Blofeld. When Bond approaches the exterior it is clearly Blenheim Palace. The meeting in the interior, which features a ...
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Do establishing shots require a property owner's permission?

A recent story on the sale of the Brady Bunch house got me thinking about other famous fictional residences, such as stately Wayne Manor in the Batman TV series, the apartment buildings in Seinfeld ...
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How long was that Runway?

In the final showdown of Furious 6 when Shaw's crew go to escape on the plane that was described by Roman as "a planet" the entire showdown is on a continuous strait stretch of runway with Dom's crew ...
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Filming locations for Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home

IMDB lists numerous filming locations for various scenes in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home. Not explicitly listed are scenes set aboard the USS Enterprise (the aircraft carrier CVN 65). Of specific ...
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Who really designed The Lake House and under what considerations?

A major setting in The Lake House is the eponymous house at the shore of a lake in the middle of nowhere, where both Alex and Kate lived consecutively and which Alex's father designed and built for ...
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Is this balcony with a protruding gargoyle a real place?

I have seen the below balcony in many movies. Is it an actual place? Where is it? In Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows: In Men in Black 3:
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Is “Locked Up Abroad” filmed at real locations?

The show Locked Up Abroad features realistic scenes of foreign jails and police stations in dangerous countries like Venezuela. I know it is expensive to film on location, and getting a film crew into ...
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Where is this shot of Takodana taken from?

I was watching The Force Awakens and got to the bit where the Millennium Falcon comes swooping into Takodana. I have a very strong suspicion that I know this skyline, particularly this hills in the ...
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Where was the film “The Color of Paradise (original Rang-e khoda)” made?

Where was the film The Color of Paradise (original Rang-e khoda) made? I'm interested in which regions of Iran this film was shot.
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What is the name of the real samurai village tourist attraction in Kyoto?

In the film Uzumasa Limelight, the protagonist takes a job at a samurai village tourist attraction, presumably in Kyoto where the story is based. I'm pretty sure this place exists in the real world. ...
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Where did Morra go for a holiday?

In this movie Limitless, Morra was invited by a group of friends to a tropical country where he drives a Maserati and jumps off a cliff. Where did he visit?
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In Arrow S5E11 do they use Seattle as background

At 31 minutes and 15 seconds there is a shot of what apears to be the Seattle Space Needle all lit up blue. Is this actually the Space Needle?
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Where was this scene from Revenant filmed?

Does anybody know where this movie scene was filmed? It's from the first 5 mins. It looks amazing how it is a forest with a creek running through.
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A movie that takes place entirely underwater [closed]

Preamble: This is not a recommendation question. It is a cinema history question. Have there been any movies that take place entirely underwater? Criteria: a feature film no above-the-surface scene ...
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Did they build a helipad just for the movie?

There is a nice featurette of the new movie The Last Jedi from the Star Wars franchise. One shot (1:32) shows a helipad in the background. Did they build a helipad just for the movie and where is the ...
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What's the building Harold Meachum lives atop?

Harold Meachum lives in an upper floor of an iconic Art Deco building--so described by Joy--in Manhattan. What real-life building is used in the exterior shots?
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Why Kilimanjaro song not shot at Mt Kilimanjaro location?

This song is from the Indian movie Enthiran (aka Robot). The title of the song is Kilimanjaro, which is the name of a mountain on the continent of Africa. However, the song was shot at Machu Picchu ...
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Where was Jefferson Institute footage filmed? [closed]

Where were Jefferson Institute in the movie Coma from 1978 filmed in Massachusetts?
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Where was this scene from The Revenant filmed?

I was really impressed by this scene in The Revenant: Could anyone tell me where it was filmed?
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How often do Bad Robot television series reuse sets/filming locations for completely different in-universe locations? [closed]

As per recent television standards, and by recent I mean in the last 25 years or so, how often will an earlier Bad Robot TV series (everything but LOST, because they re-used the Island/beach locations ...
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How do film producers and crews film movies based on entire or just a proportion of towns and cities (real cities and towns)?

This has baffled me as to what film producers do to film a movie or an episode based on an entire city. Examples of this is as seen in the movie Day after tommorrow where a tsunami hits the city ...
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Where was this Old Amsterdam commercial filmed, exactly?

This commercial for Old Amsterdam was obviously shot in Amsterdam. Where was it shot exatcly?
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At end of Not Fade Away (2012), is that Sunset Boulevard?

The end of writer-director David Chase's film Not Fade Away has the character Evelyn (Meg Guzulescu) dancing on an L.A.-area boulevard. I assume this is Sunset Boulevard, can anyone confirm? (It's a ...
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Does the university from “Crimson Rivers” actually exist?

Does the university from "The Crimson Rivers" actually exist? The Wikipedia site mentions only "Guernon" in the French Alpes but a Google search did not help. Is there an actual university in the ...