Film Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles

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List Rules The movies below must have at least one major scene that was filmed in Los Angeles

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

Examples include Greenberg and Taken.

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

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

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Pulp Fiction is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
John Travolta, Bruce Willis, Uma Thurman

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Blade Runner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Harrison Ford, Daryl Hannah, Sean Young

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Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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Die Hard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia

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The Terminator is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bill Paxton, Linda Hamilton

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Reservoir Dogs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi, Tim Roth

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The Hangover is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

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John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing

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Airplane! is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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A Nightmare on Elm Street is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Johnny Depp, Robert Englund, Heather Langenkamp

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Thor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston

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Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd

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Elisabeth Shue, Ralph Macchio, Pat Morita

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Rain Man is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman, Valeria Golino

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Megan Fox, Shia LaBeouf, Odette Annable

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Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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Eddie Murphy, Damon Wayans, Paul Reiser

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Sandra Bullock, Brendan Fraser, Ludacris

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Julia Roberts, Richard Gere, Hank Azaria

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Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr.

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Elle Fanning, AJ Michalka, Kyle Chandler

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O. J. Simpson, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Reggie Jackson

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L.A. Confidential is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Kim Basinger

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Mulholland Drive is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Los Angeles
Naomi Watts, Billy Ray Cyrus, Melissa George