Downtown Los Angeles
If you've ever wanted to visit the film locations of your favourite movie, or you've simply wondered ‘Where did they film that?’, you’ll find all the info you need here – along with plenty of original location photographs and trivia.
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We’ve tried to keep the format simple and easy-to-use – you can choose to navigate the site by film title, by browsing the name of your favourite actor or director, by country (or US state, UK county or sometimes by city).
If you’re planning a location trip and you want to find a hotel, click here to compare prices – just enter your destination and travel dates, and let the search engine find the best deal for you.
Plan your visit in advance, give yourself plenty of time to cover all the filming locations you want to see and remember to check that any businesses and attractions are still in operation. Be aware of opening days and hours, and of local holidays.
Now get ready to travel – at least, in your imagination:
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NEW ADDITION: 2 September 2020
Estonia, Norway, a Californian ghost town, the Amalfi Coast and a couple of London gentleman's clubs... Nolan's brain-scrambling epic really gets about >>>
REVISITED: 3 August 2020
A look back at Seth MacFarlane's heartwarming – if very slightly foulmouthed – story of a boy and his teddy bear, with Flash Gordon in Boston >>>
NEW addition: 5 July 2020
Set in the trenches of Northern France, but filmed entirely in the UK, on the stretches of Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire – but also in Co Durham and Glasgow >>>
NEW addition: 26 June 2020
A brightly-coloured, sunny Gotham City? Well, that's different. How does Downtown Los Angeles fare as the backdrop for DC's new team? >>>
BIRDS OF PREY (2020)
NEW addition: 14 June 2020
Back to the '90s, as Deloris brings showbiz pizazz from Reno to a San Francisco convent. So where is 'St Katherine's' – and where is that "nun bar"? >>>
SISTER ACT (1992)
NEW addition: 3 June 2020
James Wan's modest little shocker launched a franchise, and was famously filmed inside one studio building... but is it really so simple? >>>
NEW addition: 28 May 2020
Prince Akeem travels from Zamunda to New York to find a bride. And to Queens, naturally. But is that really Queens? And is it even all New York? >>>
COMING TO AMERICA (1988)
The site is run in association with the books The Worldwide Guide To Movie Locations and Movie London.
Titles with links have full entries on the site – other unlinked titles listed can be found in the books. All the titles will eventually have full entries, so check back often.
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