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AFI's Top 100 movie location trivia

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I am going to test this out here.   See how you do.   The AFI has put out its list of the Top 100 movies of all time.  I am putting here the name of a location or setting associated with one of those 100 movies.   You simply need to name the movie that is associated therewith. Note: mostly...but not all are in the USA

1. Mission of San Juan Batista

2. Brainerd

3. Philadelphia Museum of Art

4. Pitcairn Island

5. St. Theodosius Cathedral

6. The Streets of Modesto (though actually filmed in Petaluma)

7. Devil's Tower

8. The Empire State Building

9. Gibsland, Louisiana

10. Aqaba

11. LA's Chinatown

12. Mt. Rushmore

13. St. Charles Ave. transport

14. Griffith Park  (LA)

15. Marfa, Texas

16. The Mansfield State Reformatory

17. Savannah park benches

18. Monument Valley

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3. Rocky

8. King Kong

16. Shawshank Redemption

 

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16 hours ago, Dutch Oven said:

3. Rocky

8. King Kong

16. Shawshank Redemption

 

All correct.

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Those are really, really tough. 

I can't even take a wild guess on the rest. 

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15 hours ago, Dutch Oven said:

Those are really, really tough. 

I can't even take a wild guess on the rest. 

actually...I do not think they are that tough...if you are a regular movie watcher.  And remember...these all come from what are considered the Top 100 of all time.....not from obscure movies.

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On 5/18/2018 at 10:41 AM, The Gipper said:

I am going to test this out here.   See how you do.   The AFI has put out its list of the Top 100 movies of all time.  I am putting here the name of a location or setting associated with one of those 100 movies.   You simply need to name the movie that is associated therewith. Note: mostly...but not all are in the USA

Answers:

1. Mission of San Juan Batista....Vertigo

2. Brainerd....Fargo

3. Philadelphia Museum of Art....Rocky

4. Pitcairn Island....Mutiny on the Bounty

5. St. Theodosius Cathedral....The Deer Hunter  (anyone from Cleveland knows St. Theodosius)

6. The Streets of Modesto (though actually filmed in Petaluma)  American Graffiti

7. Devil's Tower...Close Encounters of the Third Kind

8. The Empire State Building....King Kong

9. Gibsland, Louisiana...Bonnie and Clyde  (it is where they were gunned down)

10. Aqaba....Lawrence of Arabia

11. LA's Chinatown...uhm....Chinatown

12. Mt. Rushmore...North by Northwest

13. St. Charles Ave. transport...a Streetcar Named Desire

14. Griffith Park  (LA)  Rebel Without a Cause

15. Marfa, Texas...Giant

16. The Mansfield State Reformatory...The Shawshank Redemption

17. Savannah park benches   Forrest Gump

18. Monument Valley...The Searchers

 

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