Movie Locations in Google Earth

Middle Earth Lord of the Rings shooting locations in Google EarthA horror film buff by the name of Mark Allen recently published the locations where several of his favorite films were made at his blog. He uses screenshots from Google Earth and gives coordinates. I have no idea why he didn’t also put placemarks at the locations so you could easily view them in Google Earth. Anyway, a number of other movie shooting locations placemark locations for Google Earth have been released as well. Here’s a story from GEB last summer showing the locations of where The Lord of the Rings were shot in New Zealand. Someone at the GEC posted several of the locations from the Back to the Future movies. And finally, here’s a collection of several famous locations from American TV shows and some movie locations with details in the post at GEC.

About Frank Taylor

Frank Taylor started the Google Earth Blog in July, 2005 shortly after Google Earth was first released. He has worked with 3D computer graphics and VR for many years and was very impressed with this exciting product. Frank completed a 5.5 year circumnavigation of the earth by sailboat in June 2015 which you can read about at Tahina Expedition, and is a licensed pilot, backpacker, diver, and photographer.

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