Famous Movies Filmed in New England

Updated October 13, 2018 2k views 24 items

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

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

List below includes The Vicious Kind, The Boondock Saints and more movies.

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

Both big studio and independent films that were filmed in New England are included below, as well as all genres including horror, action, comedy and more.
The Departed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New England
Dir. by Martin Scorsese (2006), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson & Alec Baldwin
Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New England
Dir. by Gus Van Sant (1997), starring Ben Affleck, Robin Williams & Matt Damon
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Dir. by Martin Scorsese (2010), starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams & Mark Ruffalo
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Dir. by Steven Spielberg (2008), starring Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford & Shia LaBeouf
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Dir. by Clint Eastwood (2003), starring Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn & Kevin Bacon
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Dir. by Anne Fletcher (2009), starring Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds & Betty White
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Dir. by Ben Affleck (2010), starring Blake Lively, Ben Affleck & Jon Hamm
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Dir. by Ben Affleck (2007), starring Morgan Freeman, Michelle Monaghan & Ed Harris
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Dir. by Troy Duffy (1999), starring Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus & Billy Connolly
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Dir. by Peter Farrelly and Bobby Farrelly (2005), starring Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon & Stephen King
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Dir. by James Mangold (2010), starring Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise & Maggie Grace
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Dir. by Todd Field (2006), starring Jennifer Connelly, Kate Winslet & Jackie Earle Haley
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Dir. by David Mamet (2004), starring Kristen Bell, Val Kilmer & William H. Macy
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Dir. by Todd Field (2001), starring Marisa Tomei, Sissy Spacek & Tom Wilkinson
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Dir. by Daniel Minahan (2001), starring Will Arnett, Brooke Smith & Marylouise Burke
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Dir. by Brad Anderson (1998), starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Callie Thorne & H. Jon Benjamin
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Dir. by Sam Mendes (2009), starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph & Jeff Daniels
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Dir. by Paul Newman (1972), starring Joanne Woodward, Richard Venture & Nell Newman
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Dir. by Mark Robson and Hal Herman (1957), starring Lana Turner, Arthur Kennedy & Lorne Greene ... Marshall Cole
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Dir. by Bernard Girard (1966), starring Harrison Ford, James Coburn & Vic Tayback
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Dir. by Lee Toland Krieger (2008), starring Brittany Snow, J.K. Simmons & Adam Scott
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Role Model: Gene Wilder Dir. by Robert Trachtenberg (2008), starring Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty & Cloris Leachman
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College Musical The Movie Dir. by Kurt Hugo Schneider (2010), starring Allison Williams, Sam Tsui & Miles Jacoby
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GooseDown64 added Dir. by Joe Johnston (1995), starring Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams & Patricia Clarkson