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on 14 Aug 2008 05:04

 
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Around the World in 80 Movies

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1. Braveheart (1995)
Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe
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People who added this item 193  Average listal rating (115 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.4 
2. Possession (2002)
England, United Kingdom, Europe
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People who added this item 288  Average listal rating (172 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating 5.4 
3. The Last Legion (2007)
Ancient Britain, United Kingdom, Europe

People who added this item 4136  Average listal rating (2571 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.5 
4. Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Stre... (2007)
London, England, United Kingdom, Europe
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People who added this item 28  Average listal rating (18 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating 5.1 
5. Oxford Blues (1984)
Oxford, England, United Kingdom, Europe
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People who added this item 160  Average listal rating (102 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.6 
6. The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came D... (1995)
Wales, United Kingdom, Europe
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People who added this item 301  Average listal rating (190 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
7. The Commitments (1991)
Ireland, Europe
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People who added this item 495  Average listal rating (296 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.5 
8. French Kiss (1995)
France, Europe
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People who added this item 4102  Average listal rating (2657 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.7 
9. Moulin Rouge! (2001)
Paris, France, Europe
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People who added this item 4242  Average listal rating (2706 ratings) 8  IMDB Rating 8.3 
10. Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Spain, Europe
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People who added this item 2698  Average listal rating (1701 ratings) 8.1  IMDB Rating 8.6 
11. Life Is Beautiful (1997)
Italy, Europe

People who added this item 562  Average listal rating (349 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.7 
12. Under the Tuscan Sun (2003)
Tuscany, Italy, Europe

People who added this item 5825  Average listal rating (4041 ratings) 7.7  IMDB Rating 8.5 
13. Gladiator (2000)
Ancient Rome, Italy, Europe
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People who added this item 957  Average listal rating (546 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.5 
14. Casanova (2005)
Venice, Italy, Europe
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People who added this item 78  Average listal rating (47 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.3 
15. Heidi (1937)
Swiss Alps, Switzerland, Europe
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People who added this item 1393  Average listal rating (763 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating
16. Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Holland, Europe

People who added this item 1636  Average listal rating (1116 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating
17. In Bruges (2008)
Bruges, Belgium, Europe

People who added this item 101  Average listal rating (59 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.4 
18. Smilla's Sense of Snow (1997)
Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe

People who added this item 583  Average listal rating (328 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.9 
19. Cabaret (1972)
Berlin, Germany, Europe

People who added this item 84  Average listal rating (41 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 6.7 
20. Backbeat (1994)
Hamburg, Germany, Europe

People who added this item 2117  Average listal rating (1205 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.7 
21. Munich (2005)
Munich, Germany, Europe

People who added this item 1964  Average listal rating (1207 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating
22. The Sound of Music (1965)
Austria, Europe
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People who added this item 880  Average listal rating (523 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.4 
23. The Third Man (1949)
Vienna, Austria, Europe

People who added this item 3470  Average listal rating (2065 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.5 
24. The Pianist (2002)
Poland, Europe

People who added this item 719  Average listal rating (389 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
25. Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Russia, Europe/Asia
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People who added this item 44  Average listal rating (34 ratings) 7.3  IMDB Rating 7.2 
26. Shirley Valentine (1989)
Greece, Europe

People who added this item 4558  Average listal rating (3169 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.8 
27. 300 (2006)
Sparta, Greece, Europe

People who added this item 660  Average listal rating (379 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.6 
28. The Kite Runner (2007)
Kabul, Afghanistan, Asia

People who added this item 1168  Average listal rating (648 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 8.1 
29. Gandhi (1982)
India, Asia
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People who added this item 197  Average listal rating (117 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.4 
30. Monsoon Wedding (2001)
New Delhi, India, Asia

People who added this item 1238  Average listal rating (718 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
31. Seven Years in Tibet (1997)
Tibet, Asia

People who added this item 916  Average listal rating (493 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
32. The Last Emperor (1987)
China, Asia
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People who added this item 161  Average listal rating (82 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 6.8 
33. M. Butterfly (1993)
Beijing, China, Asia

People who added this item 2334  Average listal rating (1339 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.3 
34. Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)
Japan, Asia
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People who added this item 364  Average listal rating (202 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 7.9 
35. The Killing Fields (1984)
Cambodia, Asia

People who added this item 771  Average listal rating (445 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
36. Anna and the King (1999)
Siam, Asia
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People who added this item 201  Average listal rating (115 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 6.9 
37. The Lover (1992)
Vietnam, Asia
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People who added this item 1443  Average listal rating (897 ratings) 6.9  IMDB Rating 7.2 
38. Good Morning, Vietnam (1987)
Saigon, Vietnam, Asia
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People who added this item 704  Average listal rating (453 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
39. Hidalgo (2004)
Saudi Arabia, Middle East
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People who added this item 1434  Average listal rating (909 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 7.1 
40. Jarhead (2005)
Kuwait, Middle East

People who added this item 4389  Average listal rating (3026 ratings) 6.5  IMDB Rating
41. The Mummy (1999)
Egypt, Africa
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People who added this item 2844  Average listal rating (1708 ratings) 7.2  IMDB Rating 7.5 
42. Babel (2006)
Morocco, Africa

People who added this item 2758  Average listal rating (1605 ratings) 8.2  IMDB Rating 8.6 
43. Casablanca (1942)
Casablanca, Morocco, Africa

People who added this item 597  Average listal rating (334 ratings) 6.8  IMDB Rating 7.2 
44. Out of Africa (1985)
Kenya, Africa

People who added this item 1677  Average listal rating (998 ratings) 7.6  IMDB Rating 8.2 
45. Hotel Rwanda (2004)
Rwanda, Africa

People who added this item 2758  Average listal rating (1727 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating
46. Blood Diamond (2006)
Sierra Leone, Africa

People who added this item 1416  Average listal rating (860 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.8 
47. The Last King of Scotland (2006)
Uganda, Africa

People who added this item 109  Average listal rating (53 ratings) 7.1  IMDB Rating 7.5 
48. Cry Freedom (1987)
South Africa, Africa

People who added this item 213  Average listal rating (90 ratings) 7.4  IMDB Rating 7.6 
49. Snow Cake (2006)
Canada, North America

People who added this item 42  Average listal rating (26 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 7.5 
50. The Snow Walker (2003)
Canadian Arctic, Canada, North America


 

One movie per specific location - City, State, Country, or Continent. So there can be a movie for Seattle, one for Washington, one for the US, and one for North America--all would count as different sub-locations. So if there seems some overlap, please keep that in mind.

The goal here is to find 80 movies that have different locations that in some way, at least, focus on that location even a little, whether it be feeling or scenery, or some other reason. I'm not including "filmed in" in this list, but movies where the story takes place in that location (even if not truly filmed there).

I might change this now and again, but not in any significant way.

Please feel free to do your own version, if you are so inclined. I'd love to see what others come up with.

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Comments

Posted: 5 years, 8 months ago at Aug 18 20:17
I really like this idea.
Posted: 4 years, 6 months ago at Oct 8 15:22
Aren't you taking into account where the movie was filmed? The majority of Gladiator was filmed in Morocco.
Posted: 4 years ago at Apr 15 17:53
I was going to do this next! So glad I found it. Great list.
Posted: 3 years ago at Apr 23 10:01
umm i think the Kingdom will be better suggestion for my country .

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