Cut! Famous Movie Scene Locations
By: George Taliaferro Great movie scenes always manage to stick with you. For all of you film buffs out there, we’ve put together a list of...
By: George Taliaferro
Great movie scenes always manage to stick with you. For all of you film buffs out there, we’ve put together a list of movie scene locations from some iconic films.
1. Katz Delicatessen – When Harry Met SallyNora Ephron’s famous faux orgasm scene inside Katz Delicatessen has been parodied by other actresses and rom-com lovers alike. But if you’re not in the mood to pretend to be in the mood, try one of the deli’s famous reubens.
2. Chippewa Square in Forsyth Park - Forrest Gump
Robert Zemecki’s 1998 film opens with Forrest sitting on a bench in beautiful Savannah, Georgia. Unfortunately, the bench has been removed due to vandalism attempts, but visitors can still explore the park.
3. Higbee’s Store – A Christmas Story
The original store where Ralphie had his dreams crushed mercilessly by Santa still stands today in Cleveland! It has recently been converted into a casino.
4. Maine North High School – Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Inside a stuffy classroom, Ben Stein repeats Bueller’s name during roll call in a class of angsty teens. Although the school has long since been closed, the building is home to the Illinois State Police Head Quarters. The Breakfast Club was also filmed here!
5. Philadelphia Museum of Art - Rocky
During the film’s iconic training montage, Rocky runs up the 72 steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, raising his arms in triumph. The aptly named Rocky Steps are used daily by museum-goers as well as movie fans.
6. Grande Oaks Golf Club – Caddy ShackBill Murray’s improvised “cinderella man” scene was filmed outside this famous Florida golf club.
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When Harry Met Sally: http://3.bp.blogspot.com/-60Kt_a9WpVk/TbGy41SoSlI/AAAAAAAAAAk/BQAxbrY8FHw/s640/Katzout1%2Bcopy.JPG
Forrest Gump: http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/01/Chippewa_Square_Savannah.JPG
A Christmas Story: http://www.downtowncleveland.com/umbraco/images/profile/TaskImages/Image/d6337b9d78b940d7aefe77d37616e5de_Higbee_building_highRes.jpg
Ferris Bueller: http://photos.wikimapia.org/p/00/02/22/19/38_full.jpeg
Caddyshack: http://www.grandeoaks.com/about/about-clubhouse.htmlRoadtrippers, a great resource for anyone interested in travel.
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