Movies and Shows I Have Seen That Were Shot at Places I Have Been

by HardSteelMill | created - 02 May 2016 | updated - 19 Jan 2018 | Public

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1. John Adams (2008)

TV-14 | 71 min | Biography, Drama, History

The life of one of the USA's Founding Fathers, its second President, and his role in the nation's first 50 years.

Stars: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, John Dossett, Stephen Dillane

Votes: 24,879

Shirley Plantation, Charles City, VA

2. TURN: Washington's Spies (2014–2017)

TV-14 | 60 min | Drama, History, War

A Long Island farmer bands together a group of childhood friends to form an unlikely group of spies who turn the tide in America's fight for independence

Stars: Jamie Bell, Heather Lind, Samuel Roukin, Daniel Henshall

Votes: 17,591

Shirley Plantation, Charles City, VA Governor's Mansion, Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg, VA

3. Williamsburg: The Story of a Patriot (1957)

37 min | Short, Drama, History

This is a 37-minute orientation film, filmed in the spring of 1956, for visitors to historic Colonial Williamsburg, and photographed in the area restored by the Rockerfeller Foundation. The... See full summary »

Director: George Seaton | Stars: Jack Lord, Leora Dana, Margery Maude, Richard Striker

Votes: 123

Colonial Williamsburg, Williamsburg, VA

4. Lincoln (2012)

PG-13 | 150 min | Biography, Drama, History

86 Metascore

As the American Civil War continues to rage, America's president struggles with continuing carnage on the battlefield as he fights with many inside his own cabinet on the decision to emancipate the slaves.

Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, David Strathairn, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Votes: 228,218 | Gross: $182.21M

Old Town, Petersburg, VA

5. The New World (2005)

PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama, History

69 Metascore

The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.

Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer, Christian Bale

Votes: 78,516 | Gross: $12.71M

Chickahominy River land, James City, VA

6. National Treasure (2004)

PG | 131 min | Action, Adventure, Family

39 Metascore

A historian races to find the legendary Templar Treasure before a team of mercenaries.

Director: Jon Turteltaub | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Sean Bean

Votes: 284,595 | Gross: $173.01M

National Archives, Washington, D.C.

7. Forrest Gump (1994)

PG-13 | 142 min | Drama, Romance

82 Metascore

The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the events of Vietnam, Watergate, and other history unfold through the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75.

Director: Robert Zemeckis | Stars: Tom Hanks, Robin Wright, Gary Sinise, Sally Field

Votes: 1,603,075 | Gross: $330.25M

National Mall, Washington, D.C.

8. Brainstorm (1983)

PG | 106 min | Sci-Fi, Thriller

57 Metascore

Researchers develop a system where they can jump into people's minds. But when people involved bring their personal problems into the equation, it becomes dangerous - perhaps deadly.

Director: Douglas Trumbull | Stars: Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher, Cliff Robertson

Votes: 10,078 | Gross: $8.90M

Wright Brothers National Monument, Kill Devil Hills, NC

9. I'm No Dummy (2009)

Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary, Comedy

Explores the world of ventriloquism through clips, photos and interviews with many of today's greatest vents, revealing this perceived novelty act as a great modern art form. New 2-disk edition contains 2 extra hours of material.

Director: Bryan W. Simon | Stars: Jeff Dunham, Jay Johnson, Lynn Trefzger, Tom Ladshaw

Votes: 120

Vent Haven Museum, Fort Mitchell, KY

10. Dumbstruck (2010)

PG | 85 min | Documentary

47 Metascore

At the annual Vent Haven Convention in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky, ventriloquism capital of the world, director Mark Goffman discovers five extraordinary characters straight out of a ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Goffman | Stars: Bob Ashman, Maria Ashman, Robert J. Ashman, Willie Brown

Votes: 153 | Gross: $0.02M

Vent Haven Museum, Fort Mitchell, KY

11. Tomorrowland (2015)

PG | 130 min | Action, Adventure, Family

60 Metascore

Bound by a shared destiny, a teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor embark on a mission to unearth the secrets of a place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory.

Director: Brad Bird | Stars: George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Raffey Cassidy

Votes: 161,014 | Gross: $93.44M

Ciudad de Artes y Ciencias, Valencia, Spain

12. Nobody's Life (2002)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

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Director: Eduard Cortés | Stars: Jose Coronado, Adriana Ozores, Marta Etura, Roberto Álvarez

Votes: 827

Banco de España and Palacio de Cibeles, Madrid, Spain

13. The Nautical Chart (2007)

108 min | Adventure

Coy (Carmelo Gómez) está en Madrid, sin un duro. Pronto averiguaremos que es un marino que no puede navegar durante dos años. Al no tener dinero, se va a ver una subasta pública de ... See full synopsis »

Director: Imanol Uribe | Stars: Gonzalo Cunill, Javier García Gallego, Lucina Gil, Darío Grandinetti

Votes: 374

Las Ramblas, Barcelona, Spain

14. The Passenger (1975)

PG-13 | 126 min | Drama, Thriller

90 Metascore

A frustrated war correspondent, unable to find the war he's been asked to cover, takes the risky path of coopting the identity of a dead arms dealer acquaintance.

Director: Michelangelo Antonioni | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Maria Schneider, Jenny Runacre, Ian Hendry

Votes: 18,532 | Gross: $0.62M

Casa Milà, Barcelona, Spain

15. The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

85 Metascore

Jason Bourne dodges a ruthless C.I.A. official and his Agents from a new assassination program while searching for the origins of his life as a trained killer.

Director: Paul Greengrass | Stars: Matt Damon, Edgar Ramírez, Joan Allen, Julia Stiles

Votes: 578,781 | Gross: $227.47M

La Puerta de Alcalá, Madrid, Spain

16. Barcelona (1994)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

74 Metascore

Ted, a stuffy white guy from Illinois working in sales for the Barcelona office of a US corporation, is paid an unexpected visit by his somewhat less stuffy cousin Fred, who is an officer ... See full summary »

Director: Whit Stillman | Stars: Taylor Nichols, Chris Eigeman, Tushka Bergen, Mira Sorvino

Votes: 5,258 | Gross: $7.27M

Barcelona Cathedral and fountain in the Passeig de Gràcia, Barcelona, Spain

17. Special Mission Lady Chaplin (1966)

99 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

Lady Chaplin is a beautiful woman, she is a fashion stylist and she owns an atelier in Paris. Zoltan is a rich American specialized in submarine researches. Dick Malloy is an American ... See full summary »

Directors: Alberto De Martino, Sergio Grieco | Stars: Ken Clark, Daniela Bianchi, Helga Liné, Jacques Bergerac

Votes: 141

La Puerta de Alcalá and el Edificio Metrópolis, Madrid, Spain

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