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10 Awesome Movies You Didn’t Know Were Filmed in Mississippi

Think movies only get filmed in big cities like Los Angeles or New York? Think again. As surprising as it may sound, more movies than you think are actually filmed right here in Mississippi. Read below to find out which movies brought a taste of Hollywood to the Magnolia State.

Without the great state of Mississippi the world would’ve missed out on some of the best cinematic creations of all time. Turns out the humpback state can add something else to its list of accolades.


Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.