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Famous Movies Filmed in Connecticut

Updated September 23, 2019 6.8k views56 items

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

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

List includes The Family Stone, Afterschool and more.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Connecticut are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
  • 1


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 2

    The Hunt for Red October

    Alec Baldwin, Sean Connery


    Directed byJohn McTiernan

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  • 3

    Die Hard with a Vengeance

    Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson


    Directed byJohn McTiernan

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  • 4


    Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey


    Directed bySteven Spielberg

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  • 5

    All About Eve

    Marilyn Monroe, Bette Davis


    Directed byJoseph L. Mankiewicz

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  • 6

    Mr Deeds

    Adam Sandler, Winona Ryder


    Directed bySteven Brill

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  • 7

    The Family Stone

    Rachel McAdams, Sarah Jessica Parker


    Directed byThomas Bezucha

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  • 8

    Cannonball Run II

    Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds


    Directed byHal Needham

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  • 9

    Revolutionary Road

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet


    Directed bySam Mendes

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  • 10

    College Road Trip

    Raven-Symoné, Martin Lawrence


    Directed byRoger Kumble

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  • 11

    Courage Under Fire

    Meg Ryan, Matt Damon


    Directed byEdward Zwick

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  • 12

    Mystic Pizza

    Julia Roberts, Matt Damon


    Directed byDonald Petrie

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  • 13

    Mona Lisa Smile

    Julia Roberts, Kirsten Dunst


    Directed byMike Newell

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  • 14

    The Stepford Wives

    Tina Louise, Mary Stuart Masterson


    Directed byBryan Forbes

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  • 15

    Rachel Getting Married

    Anne Hathaway, Debra Winger


    Directed byJonathan Demme

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  • 16

    The Object of My Affection

    Jennifer Aniston, Hayden Panettiere


    Directed byNicholas Hytner

  • 17

    The Ice Storm

    Katie Holmes, Christina Ricci


    Directed byAng Lee

  • 18

    All Good Things

    Kirsten Dunst, Ryan Gosling


    Directed byAndrew Jarecki

  • 19

    The Innkeepers

    Lena Dunham, Sara Paxton


    Directed byTi West

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  • 20

    Gimme Shelter

    Keith Richards, The Rolling Stones


    Directed byAlbert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin

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  • 21

    The Big Wedding

    Amanda Seyfried, Robert De Niro


    Directed byJustin Zackham

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  • 22

    Another Earth

    Brit Marling, William Mapother


    Directed byMike Cahill

  • 23

    Righteous Kill

    Al Pacino, Robert De Niro


    Directed byJon Avnet

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  • 24

    Old Dogs

    John Travolta, Robin Williams


    Directed byWalt Becker

  • 25

    The Accidental Husband

    Uma Thurman, Colin Firth


    Directed byGriffin Dunne