Do you know which states these movies were filmed in?


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Movies that are set in small, quaint towns are just a fun slice of life! But do you know which states these famous movies were filmed in? Some of them will surprise you! We're going to test your knowledge of the most memorable movies in history, and the U.S. states where they were filmed.

Where was "Sleepless in Seattle" filmed?

It was filmed in Seattle, Washington, silly! Well, okay, some scenes were filmed in Maryland.

The movie "Fargo" was filmed in which state?

Actually filmed in Fargo, North Dakota, this movie is pretty darn authentic. Some scenes were shot in Minnesota.

In which state did Rocky reach the top of the steps?

It was the Philadelphia Museum of Art, to be exact! There's a statue of Rocky at the bottom of the stairs now.

Where were the Harry Potter movies filmed?

Okay, that was a trick question. For those who don't know, the U.K. is not a U.S. state.

Where was the original "Back to the Future" filmed?

It was actually mostly filmed on the Universal Studios lot, where you can still see parts of the set!

Where was John Wayne's "True​ Grit" filmed?

It was filmed in Ridgway and other locations in Colorado, and released in 1969.

Where was "The Goonies" filmed?

The film was largely shot in Astoria, Oregon. There's an official Goonies Day on June 7 each year that you can attend!

"Grumpy Old Men" was filmed in several towns in which state?

It was filmed in Minnesota because there's lots of snow there. Remember, the old men were ice fishers.

"Miss Firecracker" was filmed in Yazoo City, __________?

This classic Holly Hunter movie was filmed in Mississippi! It would have been a whole other story if it had been filmed in Hawaii.

Where was "Napoleon Dynamite" filmed?

It was filmed in Preston, Idaho. Boy, it made that town look grim.

"Dazed and Confused" was filmed in the suburbs of what state?

Filmed in the suburbs of Austin, Texas, "Dazed and Confused" was all too relevant at the time.

Where was "Hope Floats" filmed?

Shot in Smithville, Texas, this charming movie is good to watch over and over.

"Mystic Pizza" was filmed in Stonington, ____________?

Only some scenes were actually filmed in Mystic, Connecticut! Stonington must have been more affordable. Along with Mystic and Stonington, some scenes were shot in Groton, Connecticut, and Watch Hill, Rhode Island.

Where was the movie "Nebraska" set?

If you did not get that right, please take a moment to stretch.

Where was "Crimes of the Heart" filmed?

Shot in several cities in North Carolina, this charming Beth Henley story is not to be forgotten!

Where was "The Last Picture Show" filmed?

It was filmed in Archer City, Texas. This was a tour de force for Jeff Bridges.

"Groundhog Day" was set in Pennsylvania, but it was actually filmed in which state?

"Groundhog Day" was filmed in Woodstock, Illinois, along with some other locations in the state. This movie is unforgettable! Now a Broadway musical!

Where was "Blue Velvet" filmed?

Wilmington, North Carolina was the setting for David Lynch's surreal movie. The late Dennis Hopper thrilled us all in this one!

Where was Nicholas Sparks' "Safe Haven​" filmed?

This iconic love story was filmed in Southport, North Carolina. It's time to watch it again.

Where was the classic romance "Love Story" filmed?

It was mainly filmed in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The couple met on the Harvard campus. Oliver's family home is actually located on Long Island, New York.

Where was "The Blair Witch Project" filmed?

Burkittsville, Maryland, was the setting for this creepy film. You can visit, but do you really want to?

Where was "Pleasantville" filmed?

It was filmed in many locations in California, in both black and white and color!

Where was 1968's "Night of the Living Dead" filmed?

Filmed in Evans City, Pennsylvania, this creepy movie still gives people goosebumps. if you visit, be prepared to scream!

Where was "Runaway Bride" filmed?

It was filmed in Berlin, Maryland, and other locations in the state. Gotta love that movie!

The hometown scenes of "Castaway" were filmed where?

The scenes that were filmed in Canadian, Texas, give us a sense of where Tom Hanks came from before he was cast away!

Where was "Red Dawn" with Patrick Swayze filmed?

This cheesy, classic '80s movie was filmed in Las Vegas in New Mexico - not Nevada. Don't look for the glitzy casinos.

Where was "Steel Magnolias" filmed?

Of course it was filmed in Louisiana! Natchitoches, to be exact.

Where was 2007's "Waitress" filmed?

Although set in a small southern town, the movie was actually filmed in California! You can't even tell.

Where was the 1985 hit "Fandango​" filmed?

it was filmed in several locations in Texas. If you haven't seen it, rent it!

Where was Tim Burton's "Sleepy Hollow" filmed?

It was filmed in London and other locations in the U.K. They hoped for gray skies.

In the "Twilight" series, what town is a stand-in for Forks, Washington?

"Twilight" highlights the natural beauty of Washington state. Diehard fans go to visit Forks, Washington. However, the movie version of Forks can be found in Veronia, Oregon.

1979's "The Amityville Horror" was filmed in which state?

"The Amityville Horror," loosely based on actual events that took place in Amityville, New York, was filmed primarily in New Jersey. The movie house is located in Toms River, New Jersey.

"The Spitfire Grill" was filmed in which state?

It was filmed in Peacham and St. Johnsbury, Vermont. The location was quite charming!

Where was "Sweet Home Alabama" filmed?

This sweet Southern charmer was filmed in Georgia. Gotta visit Crawfordville!

Where was "Waiting for Guffman" filmed?

It was actually mostly filmed in Texas, even though it was set in the fictional town of Blaine, Missouri. That's movie magic.

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