What you ought to know about these blockbusters

Posted on: July 14th, 2012

We’re launching a new series about movies filming locations.

Did you know lots of blockbusters or TV series were actually partly or fully filmed in Alberta and/or British Columbia?

So we’ll start with our first round in Alberta. This first list is far from being exhaustive as we intend to continue on.

 

The_Assassination_Jesse_JamesThe Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Partly filmed in Canmore, Edmonton, Calgary.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


John_Q

John Q (2002)
Partly filmed in Canmore, Cochrane, Calgary.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
The_EdgeThe Edge (1997)
Partly filmed in Canmore, Banff National Park, Edmonton.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Death_HuntDeath Hunt (1981)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Drumheller.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Mystery_AlaskaMystery Alaska (1999)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Banff National Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Snow_DogsSnow Dogs (2002)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Calgary.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Night_BreedNight Breed (1990)
Partly filmed in Canmore, Calgary, Bragg Creek, and Drumheller.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Wild_AmericaWild America (1997)
Partly filmed in Canmore, Calgary, Bragg Creek, and Drumheller.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last_DogmenLast of the Dogmen (1995)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Banff National Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Home_ChristmasI’ll be Home by Christmas (1998)
Partly filmed in Canmore.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Harry_TracyHarry Tracy, Desperado (1982)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Jasper.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
NikkiNikki, Wild Dog of the North (1961)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Banff National Park.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
High_CountryThe High Country (1981)
Partly filmed in Canmore, and Banff National Park.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
InceptionInception (2010)
Partly filmed in Fortress Mountain (Kananaskis Country), and Kananaskis Village.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
A_TeamThe A-Team (2010)
Partly filmed in Cold Lake.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
TuckerTucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
No details but entirely filmed in Alberta.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Open_RangeOpen Range (2003)
Partly filmed in Calgary, Longview, Morley, and Stoney Indian Reservation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
BrokebackBrokeback Mountain (2005)
Partly filmed in Calgary, Cowley, Crossfield, Fort Macleod, Irricana, Kananaskis Country, Lacombe, Rockyford, and Seebe.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UnforgivenUnforgiven (1992)
Partly filmed in Calgary, Brooks, Drumheller, High River, and Longview.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Dr_StrangeloveDr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
Partly filmed in Banff National Park.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Xmen2X-Men 2: X-Men United (2003)
Partly filmed in Kananaskis Country.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
LegendsLegends of The Fall (1994)
Partly filmed in Calgary, Ghost River (Kananaskis Country), Morley.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Good_LuckGood Luck Chuck (2007)
Partly filmed in Edmonton.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
SupermanSuperman (1978)
Partly filmed in Calgary, Drumheller, and High River.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
This was our first random installment…To be continued, stay tuned!

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