Mckinney, TX

3 movies that were filmed in McKinney

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McKinney is a beautiful city with a pleasant and peaceful environment.

The city has been listed as one of the fast-growing cities in the USA by the U.S census bureau. McKinney is home to a population of 199,177 and is the sixteenth most populous city in the state of Texas. Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, Collin College, and Torchmark Corporation are the main employers in the city who have a major contribution to the city's economy.

Several movies which talk about the suburban life of America, have been filmed in this city due to its attractive landmarks. Some of them are as follows;

Prepper (2016)

A drama which is written and directed by Andrew Patterson.

James, a high school teacher who lives with his wife Sarah in the suburbs of Texas.

As he realizes his life as a teacher where he wakes up in the morning, goes to school and teaches his students, works out at the gym, and then goes home, eats food that Sarah has prepared for him and sleep, is boring and he also realizes that society can be collapsed and his life can be changed drastically anytime. As the movie's title perfectly interprets, he starts prepping to face any change which may come his way, mentally as well as financially. He starts listing out every possible thing that could happen with the help of his wife and he is determined to save money and be as responsible as possible. Do you think any drastic change would happen as he expected?

Filming location:

McKinney, Texas, USA

Dallas, Texas, USA

Prison-a-Go-Go! (2003)

An action-comedy written and directed by Barak Epstein.

Dr. Hurtrider is an evil person who uses humans for his experiments unethically he kidnaps a girl named Callista and keeps her in a prison to conduct one such experiment to cure a disease, as she is not suffering from any disease he is going to make her get the disease then find a cure for it. Janie is Callista's sister and she gets to know that Callista is imprisoned in a prison in the Philippines. As a plan to get imprisoned and meet her sister, Janie kills a mentally unstable man. She gets imprisoned and she meets the queen Jackpot of the prison and with her help, Janie meets her sister. Janie has the perfect plan to escape from the prison, do you think her plan would work?

Filming location:

McKinney, Texas, USA

Dallas, Texas, USA

Cherokee Creek (2018)

A horror comedy directed by Todd Jenkins and the writers of the film are Jarret Bigelow, Billy Blair, and Araceli Jenkins.

A group of young men arranges a surprise bachelor party in the woods at night for a friend who is getting married. As the party goes on with drinking, smoking, and strippers, the group sees an abnormally large and hairy animal with red eyes entering the party premises. As they realize that animal is the evil 'bigfoot’ they found themselves running to save their lives. The musical and cheerful party turns into bloody screams within a few minutes. Do you think they will be able to save their lives from the big hairy animal?

Filming location:

McKinney, Texas, USA

True Stories (1986), Reality Bites (1994), Murder in the Heartland (1993), A killing in a Small town (1990), A Promise to Carolyn (1996) are some more of the award-winning movies that were filmed in this beautiful city.

Have you seen them all? Do you know any other movie? Let us know…


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