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 SallyKatz DeliNora 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 GumpChippewa Square

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 StoryHigbee's

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 OffIllinois Police Department

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 - RockyPhiladelphia Museum of Art

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 ShackGrande OaksBill Murray’s improvised “cinderella man” scene was filmed outside this famous Florida golf club.

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Photo Credit:

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

Rocky: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Philadelphia_Museum_of_Art_Pennsylvania_USA.jpg

Caddyshack: http://www.grandeoaks.com/about/about-clubhouse.html

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