Movies filmed in West Virginia

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West Virginia is a state in the Appalachian, Mid-Atlantic, and Southeastern regions of the United States. It is bordered by Pennsylvania to the northeast, Maryland to the east and northeast, Virginia to the southeast, Kentucky to the southwest, and Ohio to the northwest. West Virginia is the 41st-largest state by area and ranks 38th in population, with a population of 1,795,045 residents. The capital and largest city is Charleston.

Lassie (1994)

Lassie is a 1994 American adventure family film directed by Daniel Petrie, starring Tom Guiry, Michelle Williams and featuring the fictional collie Lassie.

Filming locations in West Virginia:

  • Hinton, West Virginia, USA
  • Sandstone Falls, New River Gorge National River, West Virginia, USA
  • Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
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Super 8 (2011)

Super 8 is a 2011 American monster thriller film written and directed by J. J. Abrams and produced by Steven Spielberg. The film stars Joel Courtney, Elle Fanning, and Kyle Chandler and tells the story of a group of young teenagers who are filming their own Super 8 movie when a train derails, releasing a dangerous presence into their town. The film was shot in Weirton, West Virginia, and surrounding areas, portraying the fictional town of Lillian, Ohio.

Filming locations in West Virginia:

  • Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Wheeling Ohio County Airport, Ohio County, West Virginia, USA
  • DeStefano's, Follansbee, West Virginia, USA
  • 144 Fernwood Avenue, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Avenue F, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • 200 Crystal Lane, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • South 20th Street, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Marland Heights Community Church - 3900 Brightway Street, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • 3815 Brightway Street, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • St Paul Catholic Cemetery - 104 1/2 S 24th Street, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • 2932 Main St, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Tri-State Church of God - 3519 West Street, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Salvation Army Church - 794 Cove Road, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
  • Wylie Ridge Road, New Cumberland, West Virginia, USA
  • Taylor Avenue, Weirton, West Virginia, USA
Super 8/ Wikipedia

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! (2004)

Win a Date with Tad Hamilton! is a 2004 American romantic comedy film directed by Robert Luketic, written by Victor Levin, and starring Kate Bosworth, Topher Grace, Josh Duhamel, Gary Cole, Ginnifer Goodwin, Sean Hayes, and Nathan Lane. The film follows a small-town girl (Bosworth) who wins a contest for a date with a male celebrity (Duhamel), and a love triangle forms between the girl, the star, and the girl's best friend (Grace).

Filming locations in West Virginia:

  • Frazier's Bottom, West Virginia, USA
  • Charleston, West Virginia, USA
  • Fayetteville, West Virginia, USA
  • Grandview, West Virginia, USA
Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!/ Wikipedia

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