Category Archives: Crime

Wanted (2008)

Wanted (2008)


Country: USA, Germany
Language: English
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Screenplay: Michael Brandt, Derek Haas, Chris Morgan, Mark Millar and J.G. Jones (comic book series)
Stars: James McAvoy, Angelina Jolie, Morgan Freeman, Terence Stamp, Thomas Kretschmann, Common, Kristen Hager, Marc Warren, David O’Hara
Filming dates: 30 April – 20 July 2007
Release date: 12 June 2008


Filming locations:

United States of America

  • Illinois
    • Chicago
      • The Loop, Downtown
      • Wacker Drive (chase scenes)
      • Carbide & Carbon Building, Michigan Avenue (opening scene)
    • Berwyn (grocery store and exteriors)
    • Broadview
  • New York City, New York (re-shoots)

Czech Republic (Czechia)

  • Krivoklát Castle, Krivoklát (East Moravia)
  • Pernštejn Castle, Nedvědice (East Moravia)
  • Cerhenice (railroad crossing)
  • Sokolec (road by train)
  • Prague
    • former sugar factory (textile factory)
    • Barrandov Studios (studio)
    • Prague Studios (studio)

Hungary

  • Budapest

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Duplicity (2009)

Duplicity (2009)


Country: USA, Germany
Language: English, Spanish, Russian, German
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Director: Tony Gilroy
Screenplay: Tony Gilroy
Stars: Julia Roberts, Clive Owen, Tom Wilkinson, Paul Giamatti, David Shumbris, Rick Worthy, Oleg Stefan, Denis O’Hare, Kathleen Chalfant, Khan Baykal, Tom McCarthy, Wayne Duvall
Filming dates: 9 March – 27 May 2008
Premiere: 10 March 2009


Filming locations:

Bahamas

  • One and Only Ocean Club, Paradise Island (Dubai pool party, bungalow in Miami)
  • Atlantis Casino, Paradise Island (casino scene)

Canada

  • Winnipeg, Manitoba (visual effects)

Italy

  • Rome, Lazio
    • Piazza della Rotonda (Ray sees Claire in Rome)
    • Piazza Margana (Ray talkes with Claire in Rome)
    • St. Regis Hotel – 3 Via Vittorio Emanuele Orlando (interiors: meeting with Swiss businessmen in Zurich)

Switzerland

  • Zurich Airport, Kloten (exteriors)

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom

  • Trafalgar Square, London (exteriors)

United States of America

  • Miami, Florida (exteriors)
  • New York City, New York
    • West Village, Manhattan
    • Grand Central Station, Manhattan
    • Convent of the Sacred Heart (interiors: hotel room in Rome)
    • Ritz-Carlton Hotel (interiors: hotel in London)
    • 424 Fifth Avenue, Manhattan (department store: Ray follows Claire)
  • San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California (Equikrom shareholders meeting)

Dubai Marina, Dubai, UAE

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Murder on the Orient Express (2001)

Murder on the Orient Express (2001)


Country: USA
Language: English
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, TV Movie
Director: Carl Schenkel
Screenplay: Stephen Harrigan, based on Murder on the Orient Express (1934) novel by Agatha Christie
Stars: Alfred Molina, Meredith Baxter, Leslie Caron, Peter Strauss
Release date: 22 April 2001


Filming locations:

Turkey

  • Istanbul (location)
    • Alemdar, Sultan Ahmet, Divan Yolu Cd. (street scene)
    • Hatice Turhan Valide Sultan Fountain, Rüstem Paşa, Fatih
    • 137 Ticarethane Sk, Sultanahmet

Istanbul, Turkey


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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Murder on the Orient Express (2017)


Country: Malta, USA
Language: English, French, German, Arabic
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director: Kenneth Branagh
Screenplay: Michael Green, based on Murder on the Orient Express (1934) novel by Agatha Christie
Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley
Filming dates: 22 November 2016 – May 2017
Release date: 3 November 2017


Filming locations:

France

Italy

  • Valle d’Aosta (snow exteriors)

Malta

  • Valletta
    • Harbour
    • Lower Courtyard, Fort St Elmo
    • Piazza D’Armi, Fort St Elmo
    • Department of Customs, CIx-Xatt ta’ Lascaris, Il-Belt Valletta

New Zealand

  • Midland Line

Switzerland

  • Sursee, Kanton Luzern (landscapes shot from running steam train)
  • Sursee-Triengen-Bahn, Bahnhofstrasse 9, Triengen

Turkey

United Kingdom

  • England
    • London
    • Longcross Studios, Chobham Lane, Longcross, Surrey (re-creation of the Orient Express)

Istanbul, Turkey

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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)


Country: UK, USA
Language: English, French, German, Turkish, Italian, Swedish
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Director: Sidney Lumet
Screenplay: Paul Dehn, based on Murder on the Orient Express (1934) novel by Agatha Christie
Stars: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Sean Connery, John Gielgud, Vanessa Redgrave, Michael York, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Perkins, Wendy Hiller
Premiere: 21 November 1974


Filming locations:

France

  • Paris
    • Gare de l’Est, Paris 10 (interior, Isntanbul railway station/train platform scenes)
  • Doubs (running shots of the train)
    • Maisons-du-Bois-Lièvremont (train stuck in snow)
    • Montbenoît (train passing over a bridge)
    • Pontarlier (train scenes, general area)
  • Jura Mountains

Turkey

  • Istanbul (location)
    • Salacak, Üsküdar (Debenham and Arbuthnott taking the ferry to cross the Bosphorus)

United Kingdom

  • England
    • London
  • Hertfordshire
    • Well End
      • High Canons, Buckettsland Lane (Armstrong house in Long Island, New York)
    • Borehamwood
      • EMI Elstree Studios (studio, interior train sets)

Istanbul, Bosphorus and Sea of Marmara, Turkey

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