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Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMovies · 7 years ago

How many movies have been filmed where you live & what were they ?

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  • 7 years ago
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    I live right on the edge of Baltimore, so there have been a lot of them here. After all, the city is often used to simulate DC, and it gave the film world both John Waters and Barry Levinson.

    Waters' movies - Pink Flamingos, Female Trouble, Polyester, the original Hairspray, Cry-Baby, Serial Mom, Pecker, and A Dirty Shame

    Levinson's Baltimore movies - Diner, Tin Men, Avalon, and Liberty Heights

    But there were tons of other ones, too! I've lived here for 10 years, and just in that time, they've done The Social Network, Step Up 1 and 2, Ladder 49, Invasion, Syriana (George Clooney has an argument in front of my IKEA.), He's Just Not That Into You, Live Free or Die Hard, Shooter, Game Change (the TV movie, the McCain buses were parked right near where I work), Luv, Putty Hill, My One and Only, Body of Lies, Red, Rocket Science, and a lot more I'm sure.

  • 4 years ago

    Maybe you can guess where I live. Films done in my city include: 2010 The Year We Make Contact Planet of the Apes (the newest) A Few Good Men Air Force One The Day the Earth Stood Still Forest Gump The Exorcist :) This is not a complete list!

  • Tigger
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    One that I know of, this one. Though it was just a small shoot-em-up section of the movie that was filmed about 4 miles from my home...

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Excessive_Force_%28fi...

  • 7 years ago

    Several on the Civil War. We went and sat in the Gazebo at the park, and a gentleman told us we had to move. Turns out they were shooting a movie and the cameras, and cannons were aimed at us. They shot in a lot of places around town. Ed Asner was in that one. A no. of other actors and actresses were scattered around town as well. Della Reese, etc. Where we live has always been a favourite of the film industry. Over the years there have been dozens of them. Also, where you live there have been a lot of them. With the rapid growth here, only the core of our town has remained untouched with that old time feeling. The rest, big fancy houses etc.

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  • Rg4
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    7 years ago

    Way too many to list all. I'll limit it to my 10 favorites..

    Good Will Hunting

    American Psycho

    The Boondock Saints

    Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

    The Hurricane

    True Lies

    My Big Fat Greek Wedding

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch

    Moonstruck

    Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

    Source(s): Toronto
  • 7 years ago

    Oh, no, I have moved over 30 times in my life. I would be hard pressed to remember all the places I have lived. I guess I should make a list of all the places I have lived and how long I lived there. I bet that would be important to my therapy. I would imagine movies were filmed in Albuquerque New Mexico and San Antonio Texas, I have lived in those places. They would have been the larger cities I have lived in.

  • 7 years ago

    When I look out my bedroom window, I can see an outcropping of rock, half-way up the mountain where they filmed a scene from the movie "Devil's Brigade" in 1968. It stars William Holden, Cliff Robertson, and Richard Dawson. That outcropping is known locally as Movie Rock.

    Also:

    Sandlot

    Dumb and Dumber

    Airplane 1975

    Drive Me Crazy

    Footloose

    Plan 10 From Outer Space

    Independence Day

    and...drum roll please.......

    High School Musical - parts I, II, and III.

  • Walter
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Hoosiers 1987 Hard Rain 1998

    Source(s): my 2 Cents
  • ?
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    Wow, that is a real interesting question....

    Here are Mine....http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_films_shot_in...

  • 7 years ago

    Too long a list when I lived in Seattle, was in the Elvis movie Worlds Fair, in the background crowd.

    Alabama we have had some movies filmed in and around Gadsden, Glencoe area.

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