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Ghostbusters (2016) – Boston

The much talked about remake of the 1984 blockbuster “Ghostbusters” is set in New York. Most of the movie however, was filmed in Boston, since the archetecture was very similar. New York Taxis and other props were moved to Boston as well as much digital effects to sell Boston for NY. The place where the […]

Iron Man 3 – Wilmington

Most of the movie Iron Man 3 was filmed in and around North Carolina. Even when the script called for a scene in Bern, Switzerland, the crew did not leave the state. In fact, they used a private gentelmen’s club called “Cape Fear Club“. Up north in the state, the building used for Stark’s HQ […]

Aloha – Hawaii – O’ahu

O’ahu has been a movie location for many films and TV productions. John Panzarella, the location scout for Aloha used this location as well in 2015. He used the “tapestry of locations” in and around Honolulu to make the bittersweet movie “with a kick of hope”, starring Bradley Cooper. Locations used are: Diamond Head Crater, […]

X-Files – Long Beach – California

Another “haunted” location, like Newhall Mansion, for the stars of the X-files, was “The Queen Mary“. This ship was used when Mulder and Scully went to the Bermuda trangle. These days, the ship is a hotel in Long Beach, the crew stayed in this hotel while shooting the episode. Some of the crew members experienced […]

X-Files – Piru – California

Only one of the few movies and tv-shows filmed at Newhall Mansion, Piru, California is the X-Files. Mulder and Scully visit a haunted mansion. For the exteriors, Newhall Mansion was used (interiors are not filmed on location). The place is known to be … haunted….. Newhall has been, and is, a popular site for film/tv production. […]

Agent Carter – Los Angeles – Isodyne Energy Building

Isodyne Energy has something big to hide. Lucky for us, Agent Carter (played by Hayley Atwell), finds out about this and visits the compound. Both the interior and exterior for the Isodyne building can be found at 2525 Firestone Blvd. The building is the old Firestone Factory, which nowadays is used as…. a filming location… […]

Doctor Who – New York

Used in a great many amount of films and tv-shows, Manhattan is a popular location for production crews around the globe. BBC is no exception. For the Doctor Who episodes “Daleks in Manhattan”, “Evolution of the Daleks” and  “The Angels take Manhattan”, only pick up shots were filmed in the big Apple. The main action […]

Doctor Who – Arizona

Near Lake Powell lies the Glen Canyon Dam, a location used for many films but also some TV shows. The BBC used this location for the episode “Day of the Moon”, “Doctor Who” episode. Rory gets captured on this very spot….

Doctor Who – Utah

From the United Kingdom over to the United States. The first scenes of season six, “The Impossible Astronaut”,  take place at lake Silencio, Utah. It was however filmed at Lone Rock. Later when Amy is captured in “Day of the Moon”, the crew filmed in the Valley of the Gods.

The Truman Show – Florida

In 1998 a location was needed for the movie “The Truman Show” with Jim Carrey and Ed Harris. In the movie, the town is calles “Seahaven”, the location used is in Florida and is called “Seaside”. The house that was used for Truman is clearly labeled these days. Throughout the movie, the spike of Coleman […]