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Famous Movies Filmed in Canada

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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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