Category Archives: Drama

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)


Country: USA, UK
Language: English, Spanish, Icelandic
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Director: Ben Stiller
Screenplay: Steve Conrad, James Thurber
Stars: Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig, Jon Daly, Kathryn Hahn, Shirley MacLaine
Premiere: 5 October 2013


Filming locations:

Canada

  • British Columbia (location)

Greenland

  • Kangerlussuaq (airport scene)

Iceland

  • Western Region
    • Grundarfjörður  (port where Erkigsnek docks)
    • Stykkishólmur (‘Greenland’ bar and helicopter take off town)
    • Geirabakari Kaffihus, Borgarnes (Papa John’s Geirabakarí Kaffihus)
  • Southern Region
  • Eastern Region
    • Höfn (Nuuk-Greenland Airport)
    • Seyðisfjarðarvegur (Road 93), Seydisfjordur (longboarding sequence)
  • Vatnajökull National Park (Himalayas and Afghanistan scenes)

 United States of America

  • Los Angeles, California
  • New York City, New York
    • Time-Life Building, Manhattan (LIFE Offices)
    • Central Park (skateboarding scene)

Skógafoss waterfall, Iceland

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) trailer on IMDb

Pompeii (2014)

Pompeii (2014)


Country: Canada, Germany, USA, UK
Language: English
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Director: Paul W.S. Anderson
Screenplay: Janet Scott Batchler, Lee Batchler
Stars: Kit Harington, Emily Browning, Kiefer Sutherland, Carrie-Anne Moss, Jared Harris, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Filming dates: 13 March – 12 July 2013
Premiere: 18 February 2014


Filming locations:

Italy

  • Pompeii, Naples, Campania (exteriors)

Canada

  • Cinespace Film Studios, Toronto, Ontario (studio)

Pompeii, Italy

Pompeii (2014) trailer on IMDb

Eat Pray Love (2010)

Eat Pray Love (2010)


Country: USA
Language: English, Italian, Portuguese
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Director: Ryan Murphy
Screenplay: Ryan Murphy, Jennifer Salt, Elizabeth Gilbert (book)
Stars: Julia Roberts, Javier Bardem, James Franco, Richard Jenkins, Billy Crudup, Viola Davis, Mike O’Malley
Premiere: 10 August 2010


Filming locations:

India

  • Delhi
  • Pataudi Palace, Pataudi, Haryana

Indonesia

  • Bali
    • Ubud
    • Padang-Padang Beach

Italy

United States of America

  • New York City, New York
    • Cobble Hill, Brooklyn
    • Bowery & E 4th St

Pizza napoletana at L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele in Naples, Italy
Photo of Julia Roberts at L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele in Naples, Italy

Eat Pray Love (2010) trailer on IMDb

Noah (2014)

Noah (2014)


Country: USA
Language: English
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Director: Darren Aronofsky
Screenplay: Darren Aronofsky, Ari Handel
Stars: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Watson, Logan Lerman, Douglas Booth
Filming dates: 20 July – 17 November 2012
Release date: 10 March 2014


Filming locations:

Iceland

United States of America

  • New York City, New York
  • Hollywood, California
  • Washington, Mississippi

Reynisfjara beach and Reynisdrangar, Iceland

Noah (2014) trailer on IMDb

The Juniper Tree (1990)

The Juniper Tree (1990)


Country: Iceland
Language: English
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Director: Nietzchka Keene
Screenplay: Nietzchka Keene
Stars: Björk, Bryndis Petra Bragadóttir, Valdimar Örn Flygenring, Guðrún Gísladóttir, Geirlaug Sunna Þormar
Filming dates: 1986
Premiere: 10 April 1990


Filming locations:

Iceland


Seljalandsfoss, Iceland

The Juniper Tree (1990) on IMDb