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Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

Updated June 8, 2017 4.8k views15 items

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of movies like Wyatt Earp and Brothers.

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

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

    Cowboys & Aliens

    Olivia Wilde, Harrison Ford

    Released2011

    Directed byJon Favreau filmography

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    #104 of 181 The Best Alien Movies Ever Made#118 of 164 The Best Science Fiction Action Movies

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    Wyatt Earp is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Wyatt Earp

    Kevin Costner, Gene Hackman

    Released1994

    Directed byLawrence Kasdan

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    #8 of 59 The 30+ Best Modern Western Movies#5 of 58 The Best '90s Western Movies

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    Chisum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Chisum

    John Wayne, Ben Johnson

    Released1970

    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

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    #221 of 481 The Greatest Movies For Guys#16 of 45 The Best Western Movies of the '70s

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    The Cowboys is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    The Cowboys

    John Wayne, Bruce Dern

    Released1972

    Directed byMark Rydell

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    Silverado is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Silverado

    Kevin Costner, John Cleese

    Released1985

    Directed byLawrence Kasdan

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    #756 of 1,647 The Most Rewatchable Movies#273 of 366 'Old' Movies Every Young Person Needs To Watch In Their Lifetime

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    The Man Who Fell to Earth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    The Man Who Fell to Earth

    David Bowie, Rip Torn

    Released1976

    Directed byNicolas Roeg

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    #156 of 553 The Best '70s Movies#20 of 25 The Best Science Fiction-y Psychological Dramas

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    Brothers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Brothers

    Natalie Portman, Jake Gyllenhaal

    Released2009

    Directed byJim Sheridan

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    #20 of 37 Great Movies About Secret Love Affairs#6 of 9 Every Movie & TV Show Written By David Benioff, Ranked

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    The Cheyenne Social Club is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    The Cheyenne Social Club

    James Stewart, Henry Fonda

    Released1970

    Directed byGene Kelly

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    #980 of 1,137 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Time#109 of 176 The Best Comedy Movies Of The 1970s

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    Butch and Sundance: The Early  is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

    Patrick Stewart, Christopher Lloyd

    Released1979

    Directed byRichard Lester

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    The Culpepper Cattle Co. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    The Culpepper Cattle Co.

    Billy Green Bush, Gary Grimes

    Released1972

    Directed byDick Richards

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    Easier with Practice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Easier with Practice

    Katie Aselton, Marguerite Moreau

    Released2009

    Directed byKyle Patrick Alvarez

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    Red Sky at Morning is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Red Sky at Morning

    Richard Thomas, Desi Arnaz

    Released1971

    Directed byJames Goldstone

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    Where Angels Go, Trouble Follo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows

    Stella Stevens, Milton Berle

    Released1968

    Directed byJames Neilson

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    Truth Be Told is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Truth Be Told

    Candace Cameron-Bure, Ronny Cox

    Released2011

    Directed byJonathan Frakes

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    Shoot the Sun Down is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Movies Filmed in New Mexico

    Shoot the Sun Down

    Christopher Walken, Margot Kidder

    Released1978

    Directed byDavid Leeds

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