Walk the Line tells the often-tragic story of music legend Johnny Cash, including his rise to fame, years of substance misuse, and love story with June Carter. The movie won an Academy Award for performances by Joaquin Phoenix and Reese Witherspoon, both of whom led their vocal talents. It also used the real-life places where the "Man in Black" performed. Walk the … [Read more...] about Walk the Line Filming Locations to Visit
Hart of Dixie premiered on 2011 on The WB network, starring Rachel Bilson, Jaime King, Cress Williams, and Wilson Bethel. In this "fish out of water" tale, New York Doctor Zoe Hart inherits a medical practice in small-town Bluebell, Alabama. When she doesn't get her preferred residency, she moves there and isn't prepared for the slower pace. It was filmed primarily in … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Hart of Dixie Fan Guide
The term "Southern Gothic" is often used to describe everything from literature to film and television. Originally derogatory, these stories are set in the South and generally have dark themes and events, bordering on horror or crime. There might be macabre elements but not necessarily including fantasy aspects like vampires, voodoo, or ghosts. Themes include family … [Read more...] about What is Southern Gothic?
Based on the novel by Anne Rice, Interview with the Vampire sees a vampire tell his life story, with all the ups and downs, love and lust for blood. It's one of the most iconic films to portray New Orleans but also featured San Francisco, London, and Paris. Lestat, played by Tom Cruise, takes a mortal under his wing and offers him the chance to live forever as a vampire. … [Read more...] about Interview with a Vampire Filming Locations to Visit
In Double Jeopardy, a woman wakes up covered in blood with her husband missing and is convicted of killing him. After doing her time in prison, she gets out and realizes she can track him down and get revenge without being tried again. Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, and Bruce Greenwood star in the film. A majority of filming took place in the Vancouver, Canada area, … [Read more...] about Double Jeopardy Filming Locations to Visit