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lars homestead exterior

from star wars, a new hope posted in movies by prof_improbable

Across the dry salt lake bed of Chott el Jerid is where Hungarian explorer Count Almásy (Ralph Fiennes) set up camp in the 1996 Oscar winner for Best Picture, The English Patient.

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scott and wallace’s apartment

from scott pilgrim vs. the world posted in movies by prof_improbable

Although author Bryan Lee O'Malley actually lived down the street at 27 Alberta Avenue when he wrote Scott Pilgrim, this garage door entrance served as a front door for the filming location of Wallace and Scott's apartment in Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.

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berklee performance center

from chewed up, louis c.k. posted in movies by prof_improbable

Louis C.K. filmed his stand-up special Chewed Up here in 2008.

He received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special.

The performance was dedicated to George Carlin, and "my two girls, who are simply the two greatest living people that I know on the planet."

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pabst theater

from hilarious, louis c.k. posted in movies by prof_improbable

Louis C.K.'s aptly-named stand-up special Hilarious was filmed at this location in 2010. Louis C.K. did the writing, performing, directing, and editing of this live performance (as he does with his FX TV series Louie). This show was nominated for two Primetime Emmys (Editing for a Special, and Writing for a Special), of which Louis C.K. was the recipient of both nominations.

"You are sitting in a chair in the sky! You are basically a Greek myth!" (on his disbelief that people complain about flying)

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field of dreams

from field of dreams posted in movies by prof_improbable

This is the main location for the 1989 baseball/fantasy/drama film "Field of Dreams" starring Kevin Costner, James Earl Jones, and Ray Liotta.

"If you build it, they will come." They did, and people do.

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