Pinewood Studios Expansion Coming to Georgia

Category: Industry News
05/06/2013
Pinewood Studios, a well-known production company famous for filming movies such as James Bond, is bringing the expansion of their brand to the U.S. The building agreement has been made for a new studio in Atlanta, GA. The newest filming location will host five sound stages and production offices. Read More...

The Cine Gear Expo 2012

Category: Industry News
06/04/2012
Now in its 16th year, the Cine Gear Expo, held in Los Angeles, is a major film industry event. This year’s four day exhibition was held May 31st thru June 3rd. The event offers artists and technicians training and networking opportunities as well as the opportunity to purchase the newest equipment. Knowledgeable professionals are on site to educate individuals on the best products for their needs, where to find specific seminars, and tips on choosing locations for filming. Read More...

MLB Playoff teams and ballparks no stranger to the movies

Category: Industry News
10/10/2010

As the 2010 Major League Baseball Playoffs get underway at stadiums across the country, pay attention to the ballparks when you are watching games. You might recognize some of the stadiums as being used in some of your favorite films over the years. All MLB stadiums can be viewed at www.filminglocations.com.

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From the Vault: A look back at the filming of National Lampoon's Vacation

Category: Industry News
09/12/2010

Harold Ramis' second film as a director was National Lampoon's Vacation, and in its 25th Anniversary year, it's safe to say that the movie has beaten the test of time. At least in my opinion, some of today's biggest comedies can't hold a candle to the natural humor that Chevy Chase brought to the screen as Clark W. Griswold in 1983.


When it comes to winning awards and gaining recognition from film critics, comedies tend to get the short end of the stick. The budget isn't very hefty either, forcing production crews to find ways to save time and money during the course of filming.

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New Mexico becoming a place for all types of filming

Category: Industry News
08/10/2010

ALBUQUERQUE, NM. - Democratic delegate and former classmate of presidential candidate Barack Obama Dean Ando has referred to New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson as a "rock star", and when you look at what Richardson has done to boost the state of the film industry in New Mexico he might as well be a movie star too.

What do Johnny Depp, Shia LeBeouf, Christian Bale, Kevin Bacon, Renee Zellweger, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson, Jack Black, Michael Cera, Seth Rogen, Ray Liotta, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Tobey Maguire all have in common?

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Horror movies more likely to be filmed on location

Category: Industry News
06/11/2010

With the Halloween season just around the corner, many of us will be watching our favorite Halloween and horror movies. When you are watching you might notice that horror films are even more likely to be filmed on location that other films.

Why is this?

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Alabama will have more filming with new bill

Category: Industry News
04/21/2010
Since their last incentive ran out in 2006, Alabama has seen surrounding states like Louisiana and Georgia attract a number of the entertainment industry projects that could have been shot in their own backyard. Now Alabama has passed their own bill that should get the cameras rolling again in The Heart of Dixie. Read More...

New features for scouts at FilmingLocations.com

Category: Industry News
07/13/2009
FilmingLocations.com has added two new features that will make it easier for entertainment professionals and location scouts to find the exact locations they need. Read More...

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