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Famous Movies Filmed in England

Updated October 3, 2020 5.7k views286 items

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

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

Spirit Trap and The Prestige are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in England are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
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  • Stardust26

    Stardust

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Robert De Niro

    Released2007

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

  • The Crying Game27

    The Crying Game

    Forest Whitaker, Jim Broadbent

    Released1992

    Directed byNeil Jordan

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  • 28 Weeks Later28

    28 Weeks Later

    Rose Byrne, Idris Elba

    Released2007

    Directed byJuan Carlos Fresnadillo

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  • Peter Pan29

    Peter Pan

    June Foray, Bobby Driscoll

    Released1953

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney

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  • The Elephant Man30

    The Elephant Man

    Anthony Hopkins, John Hurt

    Released1980

    Directed byDavid Lynch

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  • The Great Mouse Detective31

    The Great Mouse Detective

    Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone

    Released1986

    Directed byDavid Michener, Burny Mattinson, Ron Clements, John Musker

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  • EuroTrip32

    EuroTrip

    Matt Damon, Kristin Kreuk

    Released2004

    Directed byJeff Schaffer, David Mandel, Alec Berg

  • Around the World in 80 Days33

    Around the World in 80 Days

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Maggie Q

    Released2004

    Directed byFrank Coraci

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  • 101 Dalmations34

    101 Dalmations

    Rod Taylor, Paul Frees

    Released1961

    Directed byHamilton Luske, Clyde Geronimi, Wolfgang Reitherman

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  • The Parent Trap35

    The Parent Trap

    Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid

    Released1998

    Directed byNancy Meyers

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  • A Christmas Carol36

    A Christmas Carol

    Jim Carrey, Gary Oldman

    Released2009

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

  • The Wolfman37

    The Wolfman

    Emily Blunt, Anthony Hopkins

    Released2010

    Directed byJoe Johnston

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  • Withnail and I38

    Withnail and I

    Paul McGann, Richard E. Grant

    Released1987

    Directed byBruce Robinson

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  • Match Point39

    Match Point

    Scarlett Johansson, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    Released2005

    Directed byWoody Allen

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  • The Mummy Returns40

    The Mummy Returns

    Dwayne Johnson, Rachel Weisz

    Released2001

    Directed byStephen Sommers

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  • Eastern Promises41

    Eastern Promises

    Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen

    Released2007

    Directed byDavid Cronenberg

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  • National Lampoon's European Vacation42

    National Lampoon's European Vacation

    Chevy Chase, Anthony Michael Hall

    Released1985

    Directed byAmy Heckerling

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  • From Hell43

    From Hell

    Heather Graham, Ian Holm

    Released2001

    Directed byAlbert Hughes, Allen Hughes

  • Repulsion44

    Repulsion

    Catherine Deneuve, Roman Polanski

    Released1965

    Directed byRoman Polanski

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  • The New World45

    The New World

    Christian Bale, Colin Farrell

    Released2005

    Directed byTerrence Malick

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  • The Long Good Friday46

    The Long Good Friday

    Pierce Brosnan, Helen Mirren

    Released1980

    Directed byJohn Mackenzie

  • The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen47

    The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

    Sean Connery, Peta Wilson

    Released2003

    Directed byStephen Norrington

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  • RocknRolla48

    RocknRolla

    Gemma Arterton, Gerard Butler

    Released2008

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

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  • The Bank Job49

    The Bank Job

    Mick Jagger, Jason Statham

    Released2008

    Directed byRoger Donaldson

  • Elizabeth50

    Elizabeth

    Cate Blanchett, Daniel Craig

    Released1998

    Directed byShekhar Kapur