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Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

Updated June 24, 2020 3.7k views446 items

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

List of movies that were filmed in Canada, including trailers of the films when available. Canada 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 Canada 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 Canada, so if you notice an important film is missing then feel free to add it at the bottom of this list.

List includes Mario, Traitor and more.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Canada are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
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  • 26
    Jumanji is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Jumanji

    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams

    Released1995

    Directed byJoe Johnston

  • 27
    Catwoman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Catwoman

    Halle Berry, Sharon Stone

    Released2004

    Directed byPitof

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  • 28
    Underworld: Evolution is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Underworld: Evolution

    Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen

    Released2006

    Directed byLen Wiseman

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  • 29
    Final Destination 3 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Final Destination 3

    Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Cory Monteith

    Released2006

    Directed byJames Wong

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  • 30
    Hold the Dark is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Hold the Dark

    Alexander Skarsgård, Riley Keough

    Released2018

    Directed byJeremy Saulnier

  • 31
    The Butterfly Effect is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    The Butterfly Effect

    Ashton Kutcher, Amy Smart

    Released2004

    Directed byJ. Mackye Gruber, Eric Bress

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  • 32
    The Virgin Suicides is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    The Virgin Suicides

    Kirsten Dunst, Kathleen Turner

    Released1999

    Directed bySofia Coppola

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  • 33
    Saw II is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Saw II

    Emmanuelle Vaugier, Shawnee Smith

    Released2005

    Directed byDarren Lynn Bousman

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  • 34
    Scary Movie 3 is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Scary Movie 3

    Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen

    Released2003

    Directed byDavid Zucker

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  • 35
    Elektra is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Elektra

    Jennifer Garner, Jason Isaacs

    Released2005

    Directed byRob Bowman

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  • 36
    Hot Tub Time Machine is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Hot Tub Time Machine

    Chevy Chase, Lyndsy Fonseca

    Released2010

    Directed bySteve Pink

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  • 37
    Freddy vs. Jason is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Freddy vs. Jason

    Evangeline Lilly, Kelly Rowland

    Released2003

    Directed byRonny Yu

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  • 38
    The Assassination of Jesse Jam is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Released2007

    Directed byAndrew Dominik

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  • 39
    It is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    It

    Tim Curry, Seth Green

    Released1990

    Directed byTommy Lee Wallace

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  • 40
    The Imaginarium of Doctor Parn is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Released2009

    Directed byTerry Gilliam

  • 41
    Capote is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Capote

    Philip Seymour Hoffman, Chris Cooper

    Released2005

    Directed byBennett Miller

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  • 42
    The Long Kiss Goodnight is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    The Long Kiss Goodnight

    Samuel L. Jackson, Geena Davis

    Released1996

    Directed byRenny Harlin

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  • 43
    Source Code is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Source Code

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan

    Released2011

    Directed byDuncan Jones

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  • 44
    The Dead Zone is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    The Dead Zone

    Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen

    Released1983

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

  • 45
    Videodrome is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Videodrome

    Debbie Harry, James Woods

    Released1983

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

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  • 46
    Night at the Museum: Battle of is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

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  • 47
    Spy Game is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Spy Game

    Brad Pitt, Robert Redford

    Released2001

    Directed byTony Scott

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  • 48
    The Fog is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    The Fog

    Maggie Grace, Selma Blair

    Released2005

    Directed byRupert Wainwright

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  • 49
    John Tucker Must Die is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    John Tucker Must Die

    Jenny McCarthy, Sophia Bush

    Released2006

    Directed byBetty Thomas

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  • 50
    Lucky Number Slevin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

    Lucky Number Slevin

    Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu

    Released2006

    Directed byPaul McGuigan

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