Watchworthy
4.6k readers

Famous Movies Filmed in Atlanta

Updated June 8, 2017 4.6k views21 items

List RulesThe movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in Atlanta

List of movies that were filmed in Atlanta, including trailers of the films when available. Atlanta has a lot of famous landmarks and beautiful landscapes, making it a great location to film movies in. This list of famous movies shot in Atlanta is listed by popularity, so the movie names at the top of the list are the most well-known. This isn't necessarily a list of all movies shot in Atlanta, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

{2nodes}

If you're trying to answer the questions, "What films were shot in Atlanta?" and "Which famous movies were filmed in Atlanta?" then you'e in the right place.

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Atlanta are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
...more
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire1

    The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

    Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks

    Released2013

    Directed byFrancis Lawrence

    More The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 

    #495 of 557 The Greatest Film Scores of All Time#104 of 168 The Best Science Fiction Action Movies

  • Smokey and the Bandit2

    Smokey and the Bandit

    Sally Field, Burt Reynolds

    Released1977

    Directed byHal Needham

    More Smokey and the Bandit 

    #101 of 295 The Best Duos of All Time#109 of 125 The Greatest Date Movies of All Time

  • Fast Five3

    Fast Five

    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

    Released2011

    Directed byJustin Lin

    More Fast Five 

    #522 of 1,540 The Most Rewatchable Movies#172 of 541 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

  • Halloween II4

    Halloween II

    Malcolm McDowell, Octavia Spencer

    Released2009

    Directed byRob Zombie

    More Halloween II 

    #21 of 88 The Goriest Movies Ever Made#658 of 720 The Best Horror Movies Of All Time

  • Scary Movie 55

    Scary Movie 5

    Lindsay Lohan, Charlie Sheen

    Released2013

    Directed byMalcolm D. Lee

    More Scary Movie 5 

    #82 of 143 The Best Comedy Horror Movies, Ranked#423 of 488 The Scariest Movies Ever Made

  • Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues6

    Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

    Kanye West, Will Smith

    Released2013

    Directed byAdam McKay

    More Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues 

    #648 of 925 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films#647 of 1,137 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time

  • Diary of a Mad Black Woman7

    Diary of a Mad Black Woman

    Tyler Perry, Shemar Moore

    Released2005

    Directed byDarren Grant

    More Diary of a Mad Black Woman 

    #1 of 12 All of Tyler Perry's Madea Movies#84 of 87 The Best Cross-Dressing Movies

  • Why Did I Get Married Too?8

    Why Did I Get Married Too?

    Dwayne Johnson, Janet Jackson

    Released2010

    Directed byTyler Perry

    More Why Did I Get Married Too? 

    #184 of 629 The Best Black Movies Ever Made, Ranked#20 of 72 The Best Black Romance Movies, Ranked

  • Identity Thief9

    Identity Thief

    Melissa McCarthy, Amanda Peet

    Released2013

    Directed bySeth Gordon

  • The Three Stooges10

    The Three Stooges

    Kate Upton, Sofía Vergara

    Released2012

    Directed byPeter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

  • Trouble with the Curve11

    Trouble with the Curve

    Amy Adams, Clint Eastwood

    Released2012

    Directed byRobert Lorenz

    More Trouble with the Curve 

    #79 of 145 The Most Inspirational Sports Movies#76 of 172 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made

  • Freejack12

    Freejack

    Anthony Hopkins, Mick Jagger

    Released1992

    Directed byGeoff Murphy

    More 

    #84 of 94 The 35+ Greatest Dystopian Action Movies#68 of 94 The Worst January Movie Releases

  • Get Low13

    Get Low

    Bill Murray, Robert Duvall

    Released2009

    Directed byAaron Schneider

  • Boycott14

    Boycott

    Terrence Howard, Jeffrey Wright

    Released2001

    Directed byClark Johnson

  • Broken Bridges15

    Broken Bridges

    Willie Nelson, Burt Reynolds

    Released2006

    Directed bySteven Goldmann

    More Broken Bridges 

    #16 of 45 The Best Country Movies, Ranked#80 of 101 The Best Burt Reynolds Movies

  • Tales of the Tinkerdee16

    Tales of the Tinkerdee

    Jim Henson, Jane Henson

    Released1962

    Directed byCarl Degen

    Amazon_watch buy button
  • Hillbilly Highway17

    Hillbilly Highway

    Keith David, Erik Estrada

    Released2012

    Directed byDamon 'Coke' Daniels

    Amazon_watch buy button
  • Furious 718

    Furious 7

    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

    Released2015

    Directed byJames Wan

    More Furious 7 

    #156 of 277 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry#149 of 152 Movies That Should Never Be Remade

  • A Madea Christmas19

    A Madea Christmas

    Chad Michael Murray, Sweet Brown

    Released2013

    Directed byTyler Perry

    More A Madea Christmas 

    #77 of 100 The Funniest Black Movies Ever Made#27 of 36 The Best PG-13 Christmas Movies

  • 20

    The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

    Amazon_watch buy button
  • The Last of Robin Hood21

    The Last of Robin Hood

    Dakota Fanning, Susan Sarandon

    Released2013

    Directed byRichard Glatzer, Wash Westmoreland