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."
The "Star Wars" crew returned to Tunisia — and this European country — for "The Phantom Menace."
"Schindler's List" filmed outside the gates of this former Nazi concentration camp.
"Forrest Gump" was filmed in eight states (plus the District of Columbia). This state was not one of them.
This South Carolina town is home to most "Forrest Gump" locations.
Most locations … except that of Forrest's famous bench, which was here.
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.
Which famous movie franchises were NOT filmed (at least in part) at Pinewood Studios?
Lord of the Rings
Which of these movies was NOT filmed in New Zealand?
"Lord of the Rings"
"Chronicles of Narnia"
Where were the "Cliffs of Insanity" in the "Princess Bride?"
The Corleone mansion from "The Godfather" is on this New York island.
The 2015 James Bond film "Spectre" makes dramatic use of an enormous public square in this city.
The 2012 film "Lincoln" was filmed entirely in this state.
In "Before Sunrise," Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy wander around this European city.
In "Before Sunset," set almost a decade later, they meet up again in this city.
In "Die Hard," Bruce Willis defends "Nakatomi Tower," which is actually Fox Plaza in this city.
Were any of the Harry Potter movies filmed outside of the United Kingdom?
In "Dumb and Dumber," this Colorado ski town stands in for Aspen.
This Hawaiian island was the setting for most of "Jurassic Park."
After a detour to this Hawaiian island for "Jurassic Park III," production of 2015's "Jurassic World" returned to Kauai.
the Big Island
"Apocalypse Now" used locations in this country as stand-ins for Vietnam.
The "Cahulawassee River" in "Deliverance" was actually this river, which forms part of the border between Georgia and South Carolina.
Was "Philadelphia" actually filmed in Philadelphia?
Was "Fargo" actually filmed in Fargo?
Was "Chicago" actually filmed in Chicago?
Was "Chinatown" actually filmed in Chinatown?
This Florida town was "Seahaven" in the Jim Carrey film "The Truman Show."
Much of the "Hunger Games" filming took place in and around this city.
The Atlanta location that was used for "The Hob" in the "Hunger Games" films also serves as a setting for this TV series.