Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

Updated March 5, 2020 3.4k views 440 items

List Rules The 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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Dir. by Zack Snyder (2006), starring Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender & Lena Headey
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Dir. by Jason Reitman (2007), starring Jennifer Garner, Ellen Page & Jason Bateman
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Dir. by Nick Cassavetes (2004), starring Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling & James Garner
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Dir. by Ang Lee (2005), starring Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal & Kate Mara
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Dir. by Stephen Norrington (1998), starring Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes & Traci Lords
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Dir. by Mark Waters (2004), starring Lindsay Lohan, Rachel McAdams & Amanda Seyfried
Eclipse is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada
Dir. by David Slade (2010), starring Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene & Anna Kendrick
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Dir. by Edward Zwick (1994), starring Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins & Julia Ormond
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Dir. by Drew Goddard (2012), starring Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver & Amy Acker
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Dir. by Bob Clark (1983), starring Darren McGavin, Melinda Dillon & Zack Ward
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Dir. by Ted Kotcheff (1982), starring Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy & David Caruso
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Dir. by Keenen Ivory Wayans (2000), starring Carmen Electra, Anna Faris & Shannon Elizabeth
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Dir. by Darren Aronofsky (2006), starring Hugh Jackman, Rachel Weisz & Ellen Burstyn
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Dir. by Andy Fickman (2006), starring Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum & Jessica Lucas
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Dir. by Wolfgang Petersen (1984), starring Gerald McRaney, Limahl & Moses Gunn
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Dir. by James Wong (2000), starring Ali Larter, Seann William Scott & Devon Sawa
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Dir. by David S. Goyer (2004), starring Jessica Biel, Ryan Reynolds & Triple H
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Dir. by Adam Shankman (2007), starring John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer & Amanda Bynes
White Chicks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Canada
Dir. by Keenen Ivory Wayans (2004), starring Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans & Jaime King
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Dir. by Zack Snyder (2011), starring Vanessa Hudgens, Jon Hamm & Carla Gugino
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Dir. by Keenen Ivory Wayans (2001), starring Anna Faris, Tim Curry & James Woods
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Dir. by Roger Christian (2000), starring John Travolta, Kelly Preston & Forest Whitaker
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Dir. by Gavin O'Connor (2004), starring Kurt Russell, Patricia Clarkson & Ken Dryden
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Dir. by Rob Schmidt (2003), starring Eliza Dushku, Emmanuelle Chriqui & Kevin Zegers
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Dir. by Jon Turteltaub (1993), starring John Candy, Malik Yoba & Jay Brazeau