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Famous Movies Filmed in Louisiana

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

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

This list contains movies like Toys in the Attic and Miller's Crossing.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Louisiana are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
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Dir. by Sam Wood and George Cukor (1939), starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh & Olivia de Havilland

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