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Webster Parish
Cotton Valley, Cullen, Dixie Inn, Doyline, Minden (Parish Seat), Sarepta, Shongaloo, Sibley, Springhill

The parish is named for 19th-century American statesman Daniel Webster of Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
It was created in 1871 from lands formerly belonging to Bienville, Bossier, and Claiborne parishes.



From The Heart - Dir: Tadlock. Family filmed in Minden.


Jeremiah's Secret - Dir: Tadlock; Cast: Boucher, Christy. Drama filmed in Minden.


Blonde Ambition - Dir: Marshall; Cast: Simpson, Wilson. Comedy romance partially filmed in Minden and Shreveport.

Premonition - Dir: Yapo; Cast: Bullock McMahon. Drama mystery fantasy Minden, New Orleans (Film Factory) and Shreveport.

Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins - Dir: Lee; Cast: Lawrence, Jones. Comedy romance filmed in Minden and Shreveport, including Centenary College.


Last Lullaby - Dir: Goodman; Cast: Sizemore, Alexander. Drama mystery filmed in Minden and Shreveport.

Longshots - Dir: Durst; Cast: Palmer, Smith. Family comedy drama filmed in Minden and Shreveport.

Major Movie Star - Dir: Miner; Cast: Simpson, Fox. Comedy filmed in Bossier City, Camp Minden in Minden and Shreveport.

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous a/k/a Major Movie Star - Dir: Miner; Cast: Simpson, Fox. Comedy filmed in Bossier City, Camp Minden in Minden and Shreveport.


Cottonmouth Creek - Dir: Augustini, McGuire; Cast: Adele, Barnhart. Horror filmed in Bossier City, Ringgold and Minden.

Year One  - Dir: Ramis; Cast: Black, Cera. Adventure comedy partially filmed in Shreveport, including Stageworks, and Sibley.


Hurting Kind: Pretty as a Pistol - Dir: Grefe; Cast: Gaede, Whitney. Short thriller filmed in Shreveport and Minden at the Hummingbird Meadow Farm.

Vampires Suck - Dir: Friedberg, Seltzer; Cast: Proske, Lanter. Comedy spoof filmed in Shreveport, Bossier City and Minden.


As Though Dead - Dir: Hill Jr.; Cast: Roberts, Weaver. Horror filmed in Bossier City, Minden and Shreveport.

Endangered - Dir: Wade; Cast: Greene, Nolan. Short sci/fi drama filmed in Bossier City, Dixie Inn, Shongaloo, and Springhill.

Straw Dogs - Dir: Lurie; Cast: Marsden, Bosworth. Thriller filmed in Shreveport, Bossier City, Keatchie, Vivian and Camp Minden.


Rook - Dir: Enis; Cast: Martinez, Gabriel. Crime drama filmed in Castor and Minden at Camp Harris.


Legend of Love - Dir: Quashie; Cast: Moreno, Flagg. Drama filmed in Minden.


Skookum: The Hunt for Bigfoot - Dir: Skyyler, Zinzopoulos; Cast: Logan, Leigh. Horror filmed in New Orleans, Shreveport, Vivian, Oil City, Bossier City at Bossier Parish Community College and Sibley at Lake Bistineau.


Gatherer, The - Dir: Norris; Cast: Gerald, Strange. Short thriller partially filmed in Minden.

I Saw the Light - Dir: Abraham; Cast: Olsen, Hiddleston. Musical biography of Hank Williams filmed in Minden and Shreveport.


Hangman - Dir: Doler; Cast: Bayard, Evans. Short horror filmed in Shongaloo.

Tessellation, A - Dir: Ramsaur; Cast: Kelling, Lynge. Short horror filmed in Sibley, Homer and Shreveport.



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