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11 Places You Recognize From Mississippi That Showed Up In Famous Movies

With Mississippi becoming more and more appealing to movie producers, spotting some familiar locales on the big screen is actually a possibility. From “the film capital of the state” to a well-known Jackson eatery, these 11 places in Mississippi have made cameos in some of Hollywood’s biggest blockbusters.

Turns out Mississippi is a lot more Hollywood than many think! Surprised by any of the places listed? Know of other Mississippi locations that have appeared in movies? Share your thoughts below.

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.