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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

Wanted (2008) trailer on IMDb

Jumper (2008)

Jumper (2008)


Country: USA, Canada
Language: English, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Director: Doug Liman
Screenplay: David S. Goyer, Jim Uhls, Simon Kinberg, based on: Jumper by Steven Gould
Stars: Hayden Christensen, Jamie Bell, Rachel Bilson, Max Thieriot, AnnaSophia Robb, Diane Lane, Michael Rooker, Samuel L. Jackson
Filming dates: 28 August – 8 December 2006
Premiere: 6 February 2008


Filming locations:

(20 cities in 14 countries)

Canada

  • Ontario
    • Peterborough
    • Toronto
      • Toronto Film Studios (studio)
      • Cinespace Film Studios (studio)

Czech Republic (Czechia)

  • Barrandov Studios, Prague (studio)

Egypt

  • Giza Plateau
    • The Great Pyramids, Giza

France

Italy

  • Rome, Lazio
    • Colosseum (location)
    • Piazza della Repubblica (location)
      • Boscolo Hotel Exedra, Piazza della Repubblica (location)

Japan

Mexico

  • Baja California Norte
    • Tijuana
    • Fox Baja Studios, Rosarito (studio)

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom

  • England
    • London
      • Big Ben, Houses of Parliament

United States of America

  • Arizona
    • Horseshoe Bend, Glen Canyon, Page
    • Page (cave lair scene)
  • Louisiana
    • Praireville
    • Baton Rouge
  • Massachusetts
    • Martha’s Vineyard
  • Michigan
    • Ann Arbor
    • Newport
  • New York
    • New York City
      • Manhattan
        • Central Park

Burj Al Arab, Dubai, UAE

Jumper (2008) trailer on IMDb