From Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, and Piccadilly Circus to William Shakespeare, the Beatles, and Queen Elizabeth – London is full of culture. It's also the capital of and most populous city in the United Kingdom and is an enormous tourist attraction. Films set in London are popular and this list will help you find the best one to watch when you're in a British mood.
Since London is such a large city and is home to some of the most influential, iconic landmarks within Europe it only makes sense that movies like Alfie, Bend it Like Beckham, Closer, and An Education all feature this famous global city. There are also several action movies set in London like Sherlock Holmes, Attack the Block, and V for Vendetta.
This list has the best movies about Paris including: Harry Potter, Oliver!, An American Werewolf in London, Mary Poppins, and A Clockwork Orange.
Vote up your favorite movies that take place in London, vote down the films you hated, or add one that isn't on this list.
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Directed by: Lone ScherfigAn Education is a 2009 coming-of-age drama film, based on a memoir of the same name by British... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Richard LesterA Hard Day's Night is a 1964 British black-and-white comedy film directed by Richard Lester... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: John LandisAn American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy film written and directed by John... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: James McTeigueV for Vendetta is a 2006 American political thriller film directed by James McTeigue and... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: Charles ShyerAlfie is a 2004 British/American comedy film based on the 1966 British film of the same name,... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Carol ReedOliver! is a 1968 British musical drama film directed by Carol Reed and based on the stage... more on Wikipedia
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