8 Famous Filming Locations in Calgary

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Silver Screen Locations

8 Famous Filming Locations in Calgary

Check out the backdrop to some of your favourite movie and television series you can visit in and around Calgary.

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Discover 8 famous filming locations in and around Calgary that you'll recognize from some of your favourite movies and television series and start streaming these star struck locations now.

 

The Revenant (2015)

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Canadian Badlands

The Canadian Badlands were seen in The Revenant (2015).

Brokeback Mountain (2005)

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Ranchman's Calgary

Ranchman's Cookhouse and Dancehall was featured in Brokeback Mountain (2005).

Superman (1978)

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Calgary Skyline

Calgary was a standin for the Manhattan skyline in Superman (1978).

Fargo (2014-2017)

Calgary has the hidden gems and quirky characters the Cohen Brothers would appreciate. Named Canada’s greatest neighbourhood, Inglewood often serves as the backdrop for the television reimagining of the classic film. Grab a slice at Inglewood Pizza (as featured in the series) for the ultimate small screen experience.

 

Stream 'Fargo' on Netflix

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Inglewood Calgary

Look for the historic neighbourhood of Inglewood in the television series Fargo (2014 - 2017).

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

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Elbow Falls

Elbow Falls was the setting for a memorable scene in The Bourne Legacy (2012).

Cool Runnings (1993)

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WinSport Calgary

Cool Runnings (1993) told the story of the Jamaican bobsled team at the 1988 Winter Olympic Games in Calgary.

The Assassination of Jesse James (2007)

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Heritage Park

The steam train at Heritage Park.

Heartland (2007-present)

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High River is home to the popular television series Heartland (2007 - present) and a short drive from Calgary.

BONUS: Ghostbusters: Afterlife

The next installment of the Ghostbusters franchise was filmed in and around Calgary in 2019. Ghostbusters: Afterlife stars Finn Wolfhard, Paul Rudd, and Mckenna Grace, along with appearances by original favourites Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd, and Bill Murray. You can check out the official movie trailer before the film is officially released in 2021.

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