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Famous Movies Filmed in New England

Updated October 13, 2018 2.1k views24 items

List RulesThe 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.
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  • The Departed1

    The Departed

    Leonardo DiCaprio, Jack Nicholson

    Released2006

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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  • Good Will Hunting2

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    Ben Affleck, Robin Williams

    Released1997

    Directed byGus Van Sant

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  • Shutter Island3

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams

    Released2010

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    Released2008

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    Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn

    Released2003

    Directed byClint Eastwood

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    Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds

    Released2009

    Directed byAnne Fletcher

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    Blake Lively, Ben Affleck

    Released2010

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    Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan

    Released2007

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    Willem Dafoe, Norman Reedus

    Released1999

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    Drew Barrymore, Jimmy Fallon

    Released2005

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    Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise

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    Jennifer Connelly, Kate Winslet

    Released2006

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    Kristen Bell, Val Kilmer

    Released2004

    Directed byDavid Mamet

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    Marisa Tomei, Sissy Spacek

    Released2002

    Directed byTodd Field

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    Will Arnett, Brooke Smith

    Released2001

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  • Next Stop Wonderland16

    Next Stop Wonderland

    Philip Seymour Hoffman, Callie Thorne

    Released1998

    Directed byBrad Anderson

  • Away We Go17

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    Maggie Gyllenhaal, Maya Rudolph

    Released2009

    Directed bySam Mendes

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    Released1972

    Directed byPaul Newman

  • Peyton Place19

    Peyton Place

    Lana Turner, Arthur Kennedy

    Released1957

    Directed byMark Robson, Hal Herman

  • Dead Heat on a Merry-Go-Round20

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    Harrison Ford, James Coburn

    Released1966

    Directed byBernard Girard

  • The Vicious Kind21

    The Vicious Kind

    Brittany Snow, J.K. Simmons

    Released2008

    Directed byLee Toland Krieger

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    Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert Trachtenberg

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    Allison Williams, Sam Tsui

    Released2010

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    Kirsten Dunst, Robin Williams

    Released1995

    Directed byJoe Johnston

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