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List Rules Movies about New Orleans, aka The Big Easy. Vote up your favorite New Orleans films.

The horrific events that surrounded Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans Saints, Mardi Gras, Cajun cooking, jazz music – these are some of the things that come to mind when we think about the city of New Orleans, Louisiana! This famous city is a major port and happens to be the largest city in the entire state. It’s no wonder so many films have featured this iconic city. But what are the best movies about New Orleans? Vote for the best New Orleans films below and see where your favorites rank!
 
The movies on this list all feature the city of New Orleans and most were actually filmed there. The genres range from comedy, romance, drama, and thriller. There's a New Orleans movie for whatever you're in the mood for.
 
This list features the best movies about New Orleans including, Dracula 2000, All Dogs Go to Heaven, The Expendables, Déjà vu, Heat, Hours, Last Holiday, A Love Song for Bobby Long, Now You See Me, A Streetcar Named Desire, and Sinners and Saints. Vote up the best movies about New Orleans below or add a Big Easy film that isn't already on the list.

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A Streetcar Named Desire Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Karl Malden

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The Princess and the Frog Oprah Winfrey, John Goodman, Terrence Howard

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The Big Easy John Goodman, Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin

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The Skeleton Key Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant

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Undercover Blues Kathleen Turner, Dennis Quaid, Dave Chappelle

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Jezebel Bette Davis, Henry Fonda, Margaret Lindsay

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The Pelican Brief Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, John Lithgow

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A Love Song for Bobby Long Scarlett Johansson, John Travolta, Gabriel Macht

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Déjà Vu Denzel Washington, Val Kilmer, Elle Fanning

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X-Men Origins: Wolverine Hugh Jackman, Ryan Reynolds, Patrick Stewart

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Last Holiday Queen Latifah, LL Cool J, Alicia Witt

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Mardi Gras Pat Boone, Dick Sargent, Gary Crosby

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Runaway Jury Rachel Weisz, Dustin Hoffman, Gene Hackman

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Hours Paul Walker, Génesis Rodríguez, Elton LeBlanc

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A Little Bit of Heaven Kate Hudson, Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Bates

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Now You See Me Morgan Freeman, Isla Fisher, Woody Harrelson

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All Dogs Go to Heaven Loni Anderson, Dom DeLuise, Vic Tayback

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Live and Let Die Jane Seymour, Roger Moore, Yaphet Kotto

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Heat Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Robert De Niro

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Dracula 2000 Gerard Butler, Jeri Ryan, Nathan Fillion

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God's Gift Colette Kaboré, Joseph Nikiema, Simone Tapsoba

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Assassination Games Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Loredana Groza

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Abbott and Costello Go to Mars Anita Ekberg, Lou Costello, Harry Shearer

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Vendetta Christopher Walken, Clancy Brown, Edward Herrmann

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The Flame of New Orleans Marlene Dietrich, Andy Devine, Anne Revere

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The Expendables Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvester Stallone, Bruce Willis

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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alan Tudyk, Erin Wasson

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The Chaperone Triple H, Ariel Winter, Annabeth Gish

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On Hostile Ground Brittany Daniel, John Corbett, Jessica Steen

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Sinners and Saints Tom Berenger, Method Man, Jolene Blalock