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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

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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Fast & Furious (2009)

Fast & Furious / Fast & Furious 4 (2009)


Country: USA, Japan
Language: English, Spanish
Genre: Action, Thriller
Running time: 107 min
Director: Justin Lin
Screenplay: Chris Morgan
Stars: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Michelle Rodriguez, Jordana Brewster, John Ortiz
Filming dates: 20 February – 13 June 2008
Premiere: 12 March 2009


Filming locations:

Dominican Republic

Mexico

Panama

  • Panama City

United States of America

  • California
    • Agua Dulce
    • Los Angeles
      • 722 E Kensington Rd (Dom’s house)
      • San Pedro
      • W 8th St & S Hoover St
    • Long Beach
    • Lucerne Valley
      • Soggy Dry Lake
    • Pasadena
      • 310 W Green St
    • Universal City
      • Backlot, Universal Studios – 100 Universal City Plaza (studio)

Fast & Furious (2009) trailer on IMDb


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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