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15 Famous Movies You Probably Didn’t Know Were Filmed in North Carolina

North Carolina is home to over 800 feature films being shot right here in our state. With over 800 this list could go on, well forever, but here are fifteen famous movies that notably used the Tar Heel State to set the scene. We don’t have the name ‘Hollywood of the East Coast’ for no reason.

What are some of your other favorite movies filmed here?

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com