Category Archives: Action

Man on Fire (2004)

Man on Fire (2004)


Country: USA, UK, Mexico, Switzerland
Language: English, Spanish
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: Tony Scott
Screenplay: Brian Helgeland, A. J. Quinnell (Man on Fire book)
Stars: Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning, Christopher Walken, Giancarlo Giannini, Radha Mitchell, Marc Anthony, Rachel Ticotin, Mickey Rourke
Premiere: 18 April 2004


Filming locations:

Italy

Mexico

  • Mexico City, Distrito Federal
    • Churubusco Studios (studio)
  • Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua
  • Puebla

United States of America

  • California
    • Los Angeles
  • Texas
    • El Paso

Naples, Italy

Man on Fire (2004) trailer on IMDb

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)


Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Canada, Spain
Language: English, Finnish, Japanese, Hungarian, Russian, Somali, Spanish
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi , Thriller
Director: Denis Villeneuve
Screenplay: Hampton Fancher, Michael Green, Philip K. Dick (Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?)
Stars: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto
Filming dates: 19 July – 22 November 2016
Premiere: 3 October 2017


Filming locations:

Hungary

  • Budapest
    • Stock Exchange Palace, Szabadság (Liberty) Square (Las Vegas casino)
    • Kelenföld Power Station
    • Origo Film Studios (studio)
  • Inota Power Plant
  • Korda Studios, Etyek (studio)

Iceland

(aerial shots)

Mexico

Spain

(aerial shots)

  • Andalucía
    • El Ejido, Almería (greenhouses aerial shots)
    • Sevilla (Solar central aerial shots)

United States of America

  • Nevada
  • New York
    • New York City (streets)

Iceland (Lækjavik, Eastern Region)
Iceland (Dyrhólaey and Reynisfjara beach, Southern Region)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017) trailer on IMDb

Blade Runner (1982)

Blade Runner (1982)


Country: USA
Language: English, Cantonese, German, Japanese, Hungarian, Arabic
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi , Thriller
Director: Ridley Scott
Screenplay: Hampton Fancher, David Peoples, Philip K. Dick (Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?)
Stars: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, Edward James Olmos
Filming dates: 9 March – 10 June, 6 July, 12 October 1981
Realease date: 25 June 1982


Filming locations:

United States of America

  • California
    • Los Angeles
      • Bradbury Building – 304 S. Broadway, Downtown (Sebastian’s home)
      • Ennis-Brown House – 2607 Glendower Avenue, Los Feliz (Deckard’s apartment)
      • 2nd Street Tunnel between Hill and Figueroa
      • Million Dollar Theatre – 307 S. Broadway, Downtown
      • Union Station – 800 N. Alameda Street, Downtown (Police Station where Deckard is told he must return to duty)
      • Pan Am building, 253 S. Broadway, Downtown (Interior/Exterior Yukon Hotel)
      • Bonaventure Hotel, 404 South Figueroa Street (cylindrical towers)
    • Burbank
      • New York Street, Warner Brothers Burbank Studios – 4000 Warner Boulevard (futuristic street scenes)
      • Stage 24, Stage 25, Stage 4, Warner Brothers Burbank Studios – 4000 Warner Boulevard (studio)

United Kingdom

  • England
    • London (Leon’s bathroom)
    • Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Surrey (studio)

Blade Runner (1982) trailer on IMDb

Armageddon (1998)

Armageddon (1998)


Country: USA
Language: English, Russian, Indonesian
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Michael Bay
Screenplay: Jonathan Hensleigh, J. J. Abrams, Robert Roy Pool
Stars: Bruce Willis, Ben Affleck, Billy Bob Thornton, Liv Tyler, Owen Wilson, Will Patton, Peter Stormare, William Fichtner, Michael Clarke Duncan, Keith David, Steve Buscemi
Filming dates: 27 August 1997 – 29 January 1998
Premiere: 30 June 1998


Filming locations:

China

  • (establishing shots)
  • Shanghai (establishing shots)

France

  • (establishing shots)
  • Paris
    • Saint Michel, Paris 5 (establishing shots)
  • Dinan, Côtes-d’Armor
  • Ille-et-Vilaine
    • Saint-Coulomb
  • Manche
    • Baie du Mont Saint Michel

India

  • (establishing shots)
  • Delhi
    • Red Fort
  • Uttar Pradesh (establishing shots)
    • Agra (establishing shots)
      • Taj Mahal (establishing shots)

Mexico

  • Gulf of Mexico (oil rig)

Turkey

  • (establishing shots)
  • Istanbul (establishing shots)
    • Blue Mosque (establishing shots)
    • Ortaköy (establishing shots)

United States of America

  • California
    • Los Angeles
      • Main Street, Downtown (New York street scenes)
      • 4th Street, Downtown  (New York street scenes)
      • Barclay Hotel – 103 W. 4th Street, Downtown (53rd Street Station, New York)
      • Los Angeles Theatre – 615 S. Broadway, Downtown (lavish strip club)
      • Shrine Auditorium – 665 W. Jefferson Boulevard (exterior; FBI cars pull up outside a New Orleans bar where Rockhound is hanging out)
      • St. Brendan’s Catholic Church – 310 S. Van Ness Avenue, Hancock Park
    • Burbank
      • Walt Disney Studios, 500 South Buena Vista Street (studio, asteroid set)
    • Carson
      • Fletcher Oil Refinery – 24721 Main Street
    • Culver City
      • Culver Studios – 9336 W. Washington Blvd.
    • Pasadena
    • Edwards Air Force Base
    • Torrance
      • Sunrider International 1625 Abalone Ave. (NASA scene)
  • District of Columbia
    • Washington (establishing shots)
  • Florida
    • Cape Canaveral
    • Merritt Island
    • Titusville
      • Kennedy Space Center
        • Launch Complex 34 (Apollo 1 Memorial)
        • Launch Complex 39A
  • New Mexico
    • Socorro
    • Very Large Array (second unit)
  • New York
    • New York City (establishing shots)
      • Flatiron Building – 175 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan (establishing shots)
      • Queensboro Bridge, Manhattan (establishing shots)
      • Grand Central Station, Manhattan (establishing shots)
  • South Dakota
    • Badlands National Park (asteroid surface)
    • Interior
  • Texas
    • Houston
      • Johnson Space Center – 2101 NASA Rd. (Johnson Space Center, Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Historical Apollo era Flight Control Room)
      • Ellington Air Force Base (T-38 jet training scenes)
    • Aubrey (establishing shots)
    • Denton County
      • Denton (establishing shots)
    • Pilot Point (establishing shots)
    • Sanger (street scenes)

Istanbul, Turkey

Armageddon (1998) trailer on IMDb


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Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Avengers: Endgame (2019)


Country: USA
Language: English, Japanese, Xhosa, German
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Director: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Screenplay: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chadwick Boseman, Brie Larson, Tom Holland, Karen Gillan, Zoe Saldana, Evangeline Lilly, Tessa Thompson, Rene Russo, Elizabeth Olsen, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Tom Hiddleston
Filming dates: 10 August 2017 – 12 January 2018
Release date: 22 April 2019


Filming locations:

Japan

United Kingdom

  • Durham Cathedral, Durham, England (Asgard)
  • St Abbs, Eyemouth, Scotland (Tønsberg/New Asgard)

United States of America

  • Georgia
    • SANY America, Peachtree City (Avengers HQ)
    • Atlanta
    • Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Fayetteville (studio)
  • New York City, New York

Tokyo, Japan

Avengers: Endgame (2019) trailer on IMDb