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Films and TV Series made in or filmed in Prague / the Czech Republic

In 2015 Czech Tourism put a dedicated web site online along with an iOS / Android mobile app for film locations in Prague / the Czech Republic. † = significant use of recognisable Czech/Prague locales

The Bridge At Remagen (1969)

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Slaughterhouse-Five (1972)

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Operation: Daybreak (1975)

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Yentl (1983)

The town of Žatec doubled for rural Poland
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Amadeus (1984)

Externals shots of the French Embassy
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Kafka (1991)

Substantial use of Charles Bridge and external views of Prague castle 'The Castle'
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The Trial (1993)

Lots of Prague used especially back streets to maintain the intensity of the film. Substantial use of Muzeum's staircase and internals, the Hotel Forum and St Barbara's Church in Kutná Hora.
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Immortal Beloved (1994)

Substantial use of Prague and Kroměříž including Milotice Castle and Buchlovice Chateau
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Mission Impossible (1996)

Substantial use of major Prague landmarks including the national museum (Muzeum), Charles Bridge, Old Town Square, Lichtenstein Palace and Hotel Evropa - the restaurant with the big fish tank and glass window on Old Town Square is not real and does not exist ;-)
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Les Misérables (1998)

Lots of Prague doubling for er… Paris obviously
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Dungeons & Dragons (2000)

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From Hell (2001)

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A Knight's Tale (2001)

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Spy Game (2001)

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Blade II (2002)

Substantial use of Prague's streets + a replica of the astronimical clock on Old Town Square. Many scenes featuring Prague were cut from the film but are available as extras on the DVD/blu-ray editions.
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Bad Company (2002)

Substantial use of Kampa Island
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XXX (2002)

Substantial use of Obecni Dum for assassination attempt scene. Vlatava river in Prague for final boat scenes. The majestic Vranov nad Dyji in Moravia for castle scenes.
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Hart's War (2002)

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The Bourne Identity (2002)

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The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)

Filming took place during the massive floods of summer 2002, disrupting filming and almost relocating Sean Connery from his hotel!
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Shanghai Knights (2003)

Substantial use Vlatava river side in Prague, Kutna Hora + Chateau Hluboka (South Bohemia)
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Hellboy (2004)

Substantial use of the church on Vitkov Hill
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AVP: Alien vs. Predator (2004)

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Chasing Liberty (2004)

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Van Helsing (2004)

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EuroTrip (2004)

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The Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe (2005)

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The Brothers Grimm (2005)

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Everything Is Illuminated (2005)

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Oliver Twist (2005)

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A Sound Of Thunder (2005)

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Casino Royale (2006)

Substantial use of:
• Karlín's Danube House (opening sequence "second kill" 00 status attained)
• Strahov Monastery (England's House of Commons)
• Žižkov's army museum (Miami Body World exhibition)
• Prague Ruzyně/Václav Havel airport (Miami International)
• the Grand Hotel Pupp in Karlovy Vary (casino)
• the small town of Loket (doubling for Montenegro)
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Last Holiday (2006)

Substantial use of Karlovy Vary and the Grand Hotel Pupp
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Running Scared (2006)

Prague doubled for New Jersey, USA
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The Illusionist (2006)

Prague doubling for Vienna. Substantial use of Prague and Konopiště castles, Divadlo na Vinohradech and areas Český Krumlov plus Tábor (Prague)
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Hostel: Part II (2007)

Substantial use of Prague Central Station (Praha Hlavní Nádraží) + Karlovy Vary
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Bangkok Dangerous (2008)

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Babylon A.D. (2008)

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Wanted (2008)

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G.I. Joe: The Rise Of Cobra (2009)

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Echelon Conspiracy (2009)

Extensive external shots of Rudolfinium (as a hotel/casino) + lots of driving around central Prague + one initial scene utilising the Metro doubling for Washington
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Borgia (Series #1) (2011) [TV series]

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Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)

Prague doubling for Moscow including Prague Castle doubling for the Kremlin.
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Red Tails (2012)

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Borgia (Series #2) (2013) [TV series]

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Snowpiercer (2013)

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1864 (Series #1) (2014) [TV series]

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The Musketeers (Series #1) (2014) [TV series]

TV Series, substantial use of castles Bouzov and Pernštejn in Olomouc plus the picturesque Kutna Hora, Vyborg and Peterhof including the Grand Palace in Peterhof and the big Gatchina palace. See also Radio Times - The Musketeers travel guide to the Czech Republic
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Borgia (Series #3) (2014) [TV series]

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Child 44 (2015)

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The Transporter (Series #2) (2015) [TV series]

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Emperor (2015)

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The Musketeers (Series #2) (2015) [TV series]

TV Series, substantial use of Prachovske Skaly rock formations, Chateu Dobris, Ploskovice Castle, Strahov Monastery, Svihov Castle and the Abbey Of Kladruby. See also Radio Times - How to visit the backdrop of The Musketeers
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Marguerite (2015)

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Extraction (2015)

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Legends (Series #2) (2016) [TV series]

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The Zookeeper’s Wife (2016)

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Anthropoid (2016)

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Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)

The film opens with a high-speed chase along Prague's Náplavka. Other places in Prague include streets near Prague Castle and Strahov including Loretánské náměstí, and the main train station, Praha hlavní nádraží. Some of the tunnels seem to be in the Old Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bubeneč, which has been in many films shot in Prague. The vampire stronghold is Hluboká Castle in South Moravia. It was in real life once owned by the Schwarzenberg family and was also featured in Shanghai Knights. The Lycans are much lower class and have their hangout at the abandoned rail yard at Nákladové nádraží Žižkov in Prague 3. (details from prague.tv)
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The Musketeers (Series #3) (2016) [TV series]

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Knightfall (Series #1) (2017) [TV series]

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Interlude In Prague (2017)

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