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Far, Far Away: Movie Locations Quiz
by Staff
We all know that in the movies, things are not always as they seem. "New York" could actually be Vancouver, "Vietnam" might be Hawaii and "outer space" could be a soundstage in Georgia. How much do you know about movie locations?

Parts of this African country became "Tatooine" in "Star Wars."

  • Tunisia
  • Morocco
  • Algeria

The "Star Wars" crew returned to Tunisia — and this European country — for "The Phantom Menace."

  • Bulgaria
  • Greece
  • Italy

"Schindler's List" filmed outside the gates of this former Nazi concentration camp.

  • Birkenau
  • Buchenwald
  • Bergen-Belsen

"Forrest Gump" was filmed in eight states (plus the District of Columbia). This state was not one of them.

  • Pennsylvania
  • Arizona
  • Maine

This South Carolina town is home to most "Forrest Gump" locations.

  • Pawley's Island
  • Beaufort
  • Goose Creek

Most locations … except that of Forrest's famous bench, which was here.

  • Charleston
  • New Orleans
  • Savannah

The exterior of this hotel was used for the "Overlook Hotel" in "The Shining."

  • Snoqualmie Falls Lodge, Washington
  • Timberline Lodge, Oregon
  • Stanley Hotel, Colorado

For 1989's "Batman," Gotham City was created on a soundstage in this country.

  • England
  • United States
  • Czechoslovakia

Which famous movie franchises were NOT filmed (at least in part) at Pinewood Studios?

  • Harry Potter
  • James Bond
  • Lord of the Rings

Which of these movies was NOT filmed in New Zealand?

  • "Lord of the Rings"
  • "Pan's Labyrinth"
  • "Chronicles of Narnia"

Where were the "Cliffs of Insanity" in the "Princess Bride?"

  • Ireland
  • England
  • France

The Corleone mansion from "The Godfather" is on this New York island.

  • Fishers
  • Long
  • Staten

The 2015 James Bond film "Spectre" makes dramatic use of an enormous public square in this city.

  • Caracas
  • Mexico City
  • Bogota

The 2012 film "Lincoln" was filmed entirely in this state.

  • Illinois
  • Texas
  • Virginia

In "Before Sunrise," Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy wander around this European city.

  • Vienna
  • Budapest
  • Prague

In "Before Sunset," set almost a decade later, they meet up again in this city.

  • London
  • Madrid
  • Paris

In "Die Hard," Bruce Willis defends "Nakatomi Tower," which is actually Fox Plaza in this city.

  • Los Angeles
  • Dallas
  • Seattle

Were any of the Harry Potter movies filmed outside of the United Kingdom?

  • yes
  • no

In "Dumb and Dumber," this Colorado ski town stands in for Aspen.

  • Vail
  • Crested Butte
  • Breckenridge

This Hawaiian island was the setting for most of "Jurassic Park."

  • Kauai
  • Maui
  • Oahu

After a detour to this Hawaiian island for "Jurassic Park III," production of 2015's "Jurassic World" returned to Kauai.

  • Lanai
  • the Big Island
  • Molokai

"Apocalypse Now" used locations in this country as stand-ins for Vietnam.

  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Philippines

The "Cahulawassee River" in "Deliverance" was actually this river, which forms part of the border between Georgia and South Carolina.

  • Chattooga
  • Chattahoochee
  • Tugaloo

Was "Philadelphia" actually filmed in Philadelphia?

  • yes
  • no

Was "Fargo" actually filmed in Fargo?

  • yes
  • no

Was "Chicago" actually filmed in Chicago?

  • yes
  • no

Was "Chinatown" actually filmed in Chinatown?

  • yes
  • no

This Florida town was "Seahaven" in the Jim Carrey film "The Truman Show."

  • Destin
  • Seaside
  • Rosemary Beach

Much of the "Hunger Games" filming took place in and around this city.

  • Atlanta
  • Charlotte
  • Nashville

The Atlanta location that was used for "The Hob" in the "Hunger Games" films also serves as a setting for this TV series.

  • "Justified"
  • "Game of Thrones"
  • "The Walking Dead"