Hollywood tells stories by convincing viewers what they are seeing on screen is authentic, however very often the romantic countryside of Italy is really Dayton Ohio. Bing Maps has compiled a list of locations where famous movies were shot so fans can explore the area around their favorite movie scenes. Skilled teams working on a movie carefully control where the camera points to ensure they communicate only what they want their viewers to see. In some instances there is a big risk of spoiling the scene because there is a massive modern day resort on the other side of the hill.
Several movie locations are fictional or in the future or past, and where the crew working on a movie decide to shoot is interesting. Scenes from Gattaca where shot on a dam in LA, which shouldn’t be surprising but nevertheless there is the feeling a curtain is being drawn back to expose the interworkings of Hollywood movies. Explore these movie sites yourself by following the source link below!Further reading: Bing, Bing Maps, Microsoft