Which of these movies about West Virginia are the best? It's time to vote up the best movies that take place in the Mountain State. Some of these movies were actually filmed in West Virginia but all of them are about or partially set in West Virginia. With several movies set in the Appalachian Mountains or about the Mothman, the state of West Virginia is the inspiration or setting for classic movies and cult favorites. If you've ever asked yourself where was Patch Adams, the Wrong Turn franchise, or October Sky filmed, the answer is West Virginia. With that being said it's time to finally determine the greatest West Virginia movies.
Vote up the best movies based in West Virginia. Be sure to check back to see what other voters think about these West Virginia films. Don't see your favorite movie made in West Virginia? Add it to the list and find out how other film aficionados rank your additions.
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Directed by: Theodore MelfiHidden Figures is a 2016 American biographical drama film directed by Theodore Melfi, based on... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Julien NitzbergThe Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia is a 2009 documentary film directed by Julien... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Declan O'BrienWrong Turn 3: Left for Dead is a 2009 American horror film and the third installment in the... more on Wikipedia
Directed by: Declan O'BrienWrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings is a 2011 American horror film written and directed by Declan... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: Joe LynchWrong Turn 2: Dead End is a 2007 American horror film directed by Joe Lynch and starring Erica... more on Wikipedia
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MothmanJewel Staite, Susie Abromeit
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Directed by: Britt Poulton, Dan Madison SavageThem That Follow is a 2019 American thriller film directed by Britt Poulton and Dan Madison... more on Wikipedia
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Directed by: Declan O'BrienWrong Turn 5: Bloodlines is a 2012 American horror film written and directed by Declan O'Brien... more on Wikipedia
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Dark HarvestJessica Dunphy, Don Digiulio
Directed by: Paul Moore, Jr.Dark Harvest is a 2004 slasher horror film, written and directed by Paul Moore.