Mass Film Doubles

Massachusetts isn’t always Massachusetts on the screen. Here are some films shot in Massachusetts where we doubled for other locations.

Title Location Actual location used in Mass
Castle Rock Maine Billerica, Boston, Chelmsford, Chelsea, Devens, Everett, Fitchburg, Harvard, Lancaster, Malden, Orange, Royalston, Shirley, Tewksbury, Tyngsborough and Worcester
I Feel Pretty New York Boston, Dedham, Lynn, Salisbury, Worcester
American Woman
(The Burning Woman)
Pennsylvania Abington, Ashland, Avon, Brockton, Canton, Dover, Framingham, Norfolk, Stoughton, West Bridgewater and Westwood
Thoroughbreds Suburban Connecticut Cohasset, Scituate, Tewksbury, Wellesley and Westwood
Detroit Detroit, Michigan Boston, Brockton, Dedham, Duxbury, Lawrence, Lynn, Malden and Tewksbury
Super Troopers 2 Vermont Central and western Massachusetts
Ghostbusters New York Boston
Joy New York Canton, Framingham, Haverhill, Lynn, Manchester, Newbury, North Reading, Reading, Rochester, Salem, Wilmington, Winchester
Sea of Trees Mt. Fuji, Japan Filmed in four state forests/parks- Purgatory Chasm, Gilbert Hills State Forest, Blackstone State Park and Windsor State Park
Black Mass Miami Beach, Florida Revere Beach, Revere, MA
Olive Kitteridge Maine North Shore of MA
The Proposal Sitka, Alaska Bearskin Neck, Rockport, MA. A seacoast village on Cape Ann
The Judge Illinois, Indiana Shelburne Falls
The Pink Panther 2 Rome and Paris Boston and surrounding Massachusetts towns doubled as Paris at some point during the movie. Locations include: The Boston Public Library, Copley Square, Winthrop Square, The State House, The Crane Estate in Ipswich, and the Citi Wang Theater
Labor Day New Hampshire Shelburne, Falls, Acton, Erikson’s Dairy, Maynard
The Love Guide Middle America Boston, Cohasset, Hingham, Scituate, MA
Olive Kitteridge Maine, New York Boston, Saugus, Topsfield, Crane Estate in Ipswich, Danvers
Furry Vengeance Oregon Movie set in Oregon, where family is relocated, but it is entirely filmed in Massachusetts: Boston, Saugus, Topsfield, Crane Beach: Ipswich, Danvers, MA
American Hustle New Jersey, Washington D.C. Boston; Citi Wang Theater, Union Station, Worcester; Worcester Art Museum
Bride Wars New York The department store scenes where shot at The Mall at Chestnut Hill in Chestnut Hill
Four Single Fathers New York and Rome Boston doubles as NYC in this film.
Shutter Island Dachau Concentration camp , Germany (WWII flashback scenes) Taunton, MA – Whittenton Mills Complex
Paul Blart Mall Cop West Orange Pavilion Mall, New Jersey Burlington Mall – Burlington, MA and Braintree Mall – Braintree, MA
The Women New York City, NY Boston, Gloucester (lighthouse beach, Annisquam), Dover, Medfield, Georgetown, Sudbury (Bosse Sports), MA
Shuttle Los Angeles and Mexico Boston, Worcester (Worcester Regional Airport), MA
State and Main Waterford, VT Beverly, Dedham, Gloucester, Malden, Manchester-by-the-Sea, Waltham, MA
Dog Days Vienna Suburb Massachusetts
Cider House Rules Maine Great Barrington, Lenox, Northampton (State Hospital/Orphanage), Northfield (Drive-in Movie theater), MA
The Good Son Maine Beverly, Cape Ann, Annisquam (Lobster Cove), Rockport (Pagleg Inn), Marblehead ( Old Burial Hill), MA
School Ties Pennsylvania Leominster, Gardner, Lowell
Run Boston to Atlanta, GA Boston, MA
Screamplay Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA Boston, MA
Where Are The Children? San Franciscon, CA and Cape Cod Bourne, Cape Cod, Falmouth, MA
Hanky Panky From New York City to the Grand Canyon Boston, MA is one of filming locations among, NYC, and Arizona
Oliver’s Story New York Office Scenes in Massachusetts: Uxbridge (The Stanley Woolen Mill), Cambridge
International Velvet England and Canada Parts filmed in Mass (no setting of Mass, but comes back to America with husband)



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