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Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

Updated November 27, 2018 4.4k views37 items

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

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

The Amazing Colossal Man and Rat Race are included in this list.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in Nevada are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
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  • 1
    Superman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Superman

    Marlon Brando, Gene Hackman

    Released1978

    Directed byRichard Donner

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  • 2
    Casino is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Casino

    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro

    Released1995

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    #78 of 147 Movies That Should Never Be Remade#4 of 108 The Best Mafia Films Of All Time

  • 3
    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz

    Released1998

    Directed byTerry Gilliam

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  • 4
    Con Air is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Con Air

    Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich

    Released1997

    Directed bySimon West

  • 5
    Rocky Balboa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Rocky Balboa

    Sylvester Stallone, Milo Ventimiglia

    Released2006

    Directed bySylvester Stallone

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    #51 of 172 The Best Sports Movies Ever Made#13 of 26 Long-Awaited Sequels That Were Most Worth The Wait

  • 6
    Rat Race is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Rat Race

    Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart

    Released2001

    Directed byJerry Zucker

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    #253 of 1,137 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time#431 of 922 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

  • 7
    DodgeBall: A True Underdog Sto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story

    Ben Stiller, Chuck Norris

    Released2004

    Directed byRawson Marshall Thurber

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    #52 of 457 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time#10 of 16 Movies That Completely Changed Their Endings After Everyone Freaked Out

  • 8
    Ocean's Thirteen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Ocean's Thirteen

    Brad Pitt, George Clooney

    Released2007

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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    #160 of 225 The Worst Sequels Of All Time#36 of 102 The Best Third Films In A Movie Series

  • 9
    Leaving Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Leaving Las Vegas

    Nicolas Cage, Mariska Hargitay

    Released1995

    Directed byMike Figgis

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  • 10
    Showgirls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Showgirls

    Elizabeth Berkley, Gina Gershon

    Released1995

    Directed byPaul Verhoeven

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    #146 of 378 The Best Movies To Watch Stoned#302 of 560 The Greatest Guilty Pleasure Movies

  • 11
    Lethal Weapon 4 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Lethal Weapon 4

    Mel Gibson, Chris Rock

    Released1998

    Directed byRichard Donner

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    #22 of 74 The Best Action Movie Sequels#194 of 333 The All-Time Greatest Martial Art Movies

  • 12
    Smokin' Aces is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Smokin' Aces

    Ben Affleck, Alicia Keys

    Released2006

    Directed byJoe Carnahan

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    #26 of 102 The Best Assassin Movies#91 of 94 The Worst January Movie Releases

  • 13
    Solaris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Solaris

    George Clooney, Viola Davis

    Released2002

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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    #209 of 242 The Best Psychological Thrillers of All Time#175 of 181 The Best Alien Movies Ever Made

  • 14
    21 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    21

    Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert Luketic

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    #16 of 41 The Greatest Movies About Making Money#28 of 120 The Best College Movies Ever

  • 15
    Vegas Vacation is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Vegas Vacation

    Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley

    Released1997

    Directed byStephen Kessler

  • 16
    Pay It Forward is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Pay It Forward

    Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt

    Released2000

    Directed byMimi Leder

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    #22 of 276 The Top Tearjerker Movies That Make Men Cry#9 of 39 The Best Single Mom Movies

  • 17
    Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous

    Sandra Bullock, Dolly Parton

    Released2005

    Directed byJohn Pasquin

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    #17 of 70 The Dumbest Movie Sequel Titles#158 of 316 Movies with the Best Soundtracks

  • 18
    Fools Rush In is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Fools Rush In

    Salma Hayek, Matthew Perry

    Released1997

    Directed byAndy Tennant

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    #7 of 15 The Best Movies That Capture The Mexican-American Experience#18 of 57 The Funniest Movies About Marriage

  • 19
    Honey, I Blew Up the Kid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Honey, I Blew Up the Kid

    Keri Russell, Rick Moranis

    Released1992

    Directed byRandal Kleiser

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    #83 of 97 The Best Disney Live-Action Movies#51 of 99 The Greatest Kids Sci-Fi Movies

  • 20
    Cool World is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Cool World

    Brad Pitt, Kim Basinger

    Released1992

    Directed byRalph Bakshi

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  • 21
    America's Sweethearts is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    America's Sweethearts

    Julia Roberts, Catherine Zeta-Jones

    Released2001

    Directed byJoe Roth

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    #413 of 836 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#57 of 135 The Best Movies About Movies

  • 22
    The Cooler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    The Cooler

    Alec Baldwin, Maria Bello

    Released2003

    Directed byWayne Kramer

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    #40 of 59 The Very Best New Noir Movies#16 of 20 Great Movies About Non-Violent Crimes

  • 23
    3000 Miles to Graceland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    3000 Miles to Graceland

    Courteney Cox, Kevin Costner

    Released2001

    Directed byDemian Lichtenstein

  • 24
    Viva Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Viva Las Vegas

    Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret

    Released1964

    Directed byGeorge Sidney

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    #164 of 194 Musical Movies With the Best Songs#276 of 372 The Best Musical Movies Of All Time

  • 25
    Baby Geniuses is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in Nevada

    Baby Geniuses

    Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1999

    Directed byBob Clark

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