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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

Prometheus (2012)

Prometheus (2012)


Country: USA, UK
Language: English, Scottish Gaelic
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Director: Ridley Scott
Screenplay: Jon Spaihts, Damon Lindelof
Stars: Noomi Rapace, Logan Marshall-Green, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, Guy Pearce
Filming dates: 21 March – 23 June 2011, 11-23 July 2011, 26 September – 8 October 2011
Release date: 11 April 2012


Filming locations:

Canada

  • Pinewood Toronto Studios, Toronto, Ontario (studio)

Iceland

Jordan

  • Wadi Rum

Spain

  • Ciudad de la Luz (audiovisual complex: water tank, nearby beach), Alicante, Valenciana (water scenes)

United Kingdom

  • England
    • Shepperton Studios, Shepperton, Surrey (studio)
    • Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath (studio)
  • Scotland
    • Fort William, Glen Coe, Highland (pick-up scenes)
    • The Storr, Isle of Skye (pick-up scenes)
    • Rannoch Moor, Highland (pick-up scenes)

Dettifoss, Iceland

Prometheus (2012) trailer on IMDb

Prometheus (2012) opening scene (YouTube)

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

Duplicity (2009) trailer on IMDb

Star Trek Beyond (2016)

Star Trek Beyond (2016)


Country: USA, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Language: English
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Justin Lin
Screenplay: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung
Stars: Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba
Filming dates: 25 June – 14 October 2015, 14-31 March 2016
Release date: 20 July 2016


Filming locations:

Canada

  • Nahanni National Park, Northwest Territories
  • Stawamus Chief Provincial Park, Squamish, British Columbia
  • Vancouver, British Columbia

South Korea

  • Seoul

United Arab Emirates

United States of America

  • Paramount Studios,  Hollywood, Los Angeles, California

Dubai: Sheikh Zayed Road

Star Trek Beyond (2016) trailer on IMDb