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Famous Movies Filmed in London

Updated October 3, 2020 18.5k views248 items

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

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

This list below has a variety of movies in it, from The Saint to Royal Wedding.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in London are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
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  • The Shining1

    The Shining

    Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall

    Released1980

    Directed byStanley Kubrick

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  • Shaun of the Dead2

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    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg

    Released2004

    Directed byEdgar Wright

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  • Bram Stoker's Dracula3

    Bram Stoker's Dracula

    Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves

    Released1992

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

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  • 28 Days Later4

    28 Days Later

    Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston

    Released2002

    Directed byDanny Boyle

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  • The Prestige5

    The Prestige

    Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie

    Released2006

    Directed byChristopher Nolan

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  • V for Vendetta6

    V for Vendetta

    Natalie Portman, John Hurt

    Released2006

    Directed byJames McTeigue

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  • A Fish Called Wanda7

    A Fish Called Wanda

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline

    Released1988

    Directed byJohn Cleese, Charles Crichton

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  • Shakespeare in Love8

    Shakespeare in Love

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Affleck

    Released1998

    Directed byJohn Madden

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  • Mary Poppins9

    Mary Poppins

    Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke

    Released1964

    Directed byRobert Stevenson

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  • Snatch10

    Snatch

    Brad Pitt, Benicio del Toro

    Released2000

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

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  • Mission: Impossible11

    Mission: Impossible

    Tom Cruise, Jon Voight

    Released1996

    Directed byBrian De Palma

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  • Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides12

    Released2011

    Directed byRob Marshall

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  • An American Werewolf in London13

    An American Werewolf in London

    Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz

    Released1981

    Directed byJohn Landis

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  • Love Actually14

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    Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert

    Released2003

    Directed byRichard Curtis

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  • Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street15

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    Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter

    Released2007

    Directed byTim Burton

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  • Sherlock Holmes16

    Sherlock Holmes

    Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law

    Released2009

    Directed byGuy Ritchie

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  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo17

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara

    Released2011

    Directed byDavid Fincher

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  • Notting Hill18

    Notting Hill

    Julia Roberts, Alec Baldwin

    Released1999

    Directed byRoger Michell

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  • Bend It like Beckham19

    Bend It like Beckham

    Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    Released2002

    Directed byGurinder Chadha

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  • My Fair Lady20

    My Fair Lady

    Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison

    Released1964

    Directed byGeorge Cukor

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  • 101 Dalmatians21

    101 Dalmatians

    Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close

    Released1996

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  • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me22

    Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

    Elizabeth Hurley, Heather Graham

    Released1999

    Directed byJay Roach

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  • The Crying Game23

    The Crying Game

    Forest Whitaker, Jim Broadbent

    Released1992

    Directed byNeil Jordan

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  • 28 Weeks Later24

    28 Weeks Later

    Rose Byrne, Idris Elba

    Released2007

    Directed byJuan Carlos Fresnadillo

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  • Peter Pan25

    Peter Pan

    June Foray, Bobby Driscoll

    Released1953

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

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