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We have arranged the films alphabetically with the year of release immediately behind the title, director, cast, brief film description and filming location.

 

A-B | C-D | E-F-G | H-I | J-K | L-M | N-O | P-Q-R | S | T-U-V | W-X-Y-Z

P-Q-R


Pain - 2014 - Dir: La Tier; Cast: McLaughlin, Huze. Horror fantasy filmed in New Orleans.

Painted Parakeets - 2014 - Dir: Hornsby; Cast: Griffin, Richardz. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Painted Scandal, A - 2018 - Dir: Philipp; Cast: Cudney, Figallo. Comedy short filmed in New Orleans.

Pajamas - 2009 - Dir: Haar, Manson; Cast: Medina, Koper. Comedy filmed in Harahan.

Palmer’s Pickup - 1999 - Dir: Coppola; Cast: Carradine, Hillman. Comedy with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Palooka, The - 2015 - Dir: Martin; Cast: Batt, Kron. Short sports drama filmed in New Orleans.

Pals - 2009 - Dir: Chastain; Cast: Mayhue, Payne. Comedy drama filmed in New Orleans.

Pals First - 1926 - Famous Players Lasky Corp. Dir: Carewe; Cast: Hughes; Del Rio.  Romantic drama set in Louisiana.

Pan Am Flight 759 - 2013 - Dir: Anderson; documentary filmed in Kenner, Metairie, Houma, Harahan, Destrehan, Mandeville and New Orleans.

Panic - 2014 - Dir: Metrejean; Cast: Aschbrenner, Fontenot. Short drama filmed at Kyser Hall in Natchitoches.

Panic in the Streets (a/k/a) Outbreak - 1950 - Dir: Kazan; Cast: Widmark, Douglas.  Crime thriller filmed and set in New Orleans.   

Panoramic View of the French Market -  1902 - Selig Polyscope.  Filmed In New Orleans

Paper Roses - 1997 - Dir: Charles; Cast: Malcolm, Illarmo. Short family drama filmed in New Orleans.

Paperboy, The - 2012 - Dir: Daniels; Cast: Kidman, Cusack. Thriller partially filmed in New Orleans.

Paperfinger - 2014 - Dir: Intriago; Cast: Gilchrist, Hebert. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Paradise - 2013 - Dir: Cody; Cast: Hough, Offerman, Hunter. Comedy drama filmed at Second Line Stages in New Orleans.

Parallels - 2015 - Dir: Leone; Cast: Hapka, Rothe, Jangmann. Sci/fi filmed in Terrytown and at One Shell Square in New Orleans.

Paramornal Abduction - 2015 - Dir: Grissom; Cast: Akinnagbe, Algood. Thriller filmed in New Orleans.

Paratus 14:50 - 2015 - Dir: Smith. Documentary about the effects of Hurricane Katrina partially filmed in Buras, Port Sulphur and New Orleans.

Pardon, The - 2013 - Dir: Anton; Cast: King, Hawkes. Crime drama filmed in Shreveport.

Parker - 2013 - Dir: Hackford; Cast: Statham, Lopez. Crime thriller partially filmed in New Orleans.

Party Police: Mardi Gras - 2007 - TV movie filmed in New Orleans for a reality show.

Passion Fish - 1992 - Dir: Sayles; Cast: McDonnell, Woodward. Drama filmed in Elton, Gueydan, Jennings, Lake Arthur and Lake Charles and featured the MacDonnell Plantation.

Passion Street U.S.A. a/k/a Bourbon Street - 1964 - Dir: Daley; Cast: Clarke, Conway. Filmed in the French Quarter.

Passion, The - 2016 - Dir: Grifhorst, Deacon; Cast: Perry, Canela. Musical TV movie filmed in New Orleans.

Path of the Sun - 2015 - Dir: Obando; Cast: Diaz, Ibarro. Drama partially filmed in New Orleans for release in Ecuador.

Patriot's Day - 2014 - Dir: Carlo; Cast: Porter, Ross. Short horror partially filmed in New Orleans.

Paul - 2018 - Dir: Jarreau; Cast: Harris, Wallace. Short drama filmed in New Roads.

Pawn Shop Chronicles - 2013 - Dir: Kramer; Cast: Walker, Wood. Comedy, crime drama filmed in Baton Rouge.

Peanut Butter - 2018 - Dir: Hill; Cast: Atkins, Brown. Short comedy filmed in Shreveport and Bossier City.

Pearl From India - 1915 - Coquille  Film Co . filmed in New Orleans .

Pearl From India, The - 1916 - Nola Film Co. Rel: May 14, 1916. Crime drama filmed in New Orleans. Remake of Coquille film.

Peepshow Creep - 2008 - Dir: Matherne; Cast: Carle, Waltz. Short crime drama filmed in New Orleans.

Pelican Brief, The - 1993 - Dir: Pakula; Cast: Roberts, Washington. Crime drama partially filmed in New Orleans including Tulane University, Igors on St. Charles, French Quarter and Spanish Plaza.

Pensacola Prophet: The Story of Pecan Pinwheelie - 2016 - Dir: Friend, Legendre; Cast: Owens, Doremus. Biographical documentary filmed in New Orleans.

People - 2016 - Dir: McGoey; Cast: Jameson, Harris. Comedy drama filmed in New Orleans.

People vs. Shintech - 1999 - Dir: Valance. Narrator: Glover. Documentary filmed in Convent.

Perceptions - 2013 - Dir: Dent; Cast: Brittain, Carter II. Short drama filmed in Shreveport.

Percy Jackson; Sea of Monsters - 2013 - Dir: Freudenthal; Cast: Lerman, Jackson. Adventure fantasy partially shot at old Six Flags Amusment Park in New Orleans.

Perfect Day - 2007 - Dir: Mese; Cast: Davis, Jemison. Short drama filmed in Baton Rouge.

Perfect Day, A - 2006 - Dir: Levin; Cast: Lowe, Conroy. Made for TV drama filmed in New Orleans.

Perfect Sort of Blue - 2015 - Dir: Negrotto; Cast: Whittle, Daniel. Short drama filmed in Lafayette.

Perseverance in the Face of Catastrophe: New Orleans - 2009 - Dir: Hillyer. Short documentary about rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina filmed in New Orleans.

Persona - 2010 - Dir: Albritton; Cast: Hampton, Ferguson. Drama filmed in Monroe.

Pest Control - 2015 - Dir: Travis; Cast: Debrueys, Delaune. Short sci/fi filmed in Baton Rouge.

Pete Kelly’s Blues - 1955 - Dir: Webb; Cast: Webb, Leigh.  Crime drama with some scenes filmed at the Fleming Plantation in Lafitte.

Pete’s Place - 1965 - Dir: Cohen; Cast: Fountain. Short documentary about Pete Fountain. Filmed in the French Quarter. 

Peter Jennings Reporting: The Kennedy Assassina­tion - 2003 - Beyond ConspiracyDir: Obenhaus. Historical documentary with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Petrouchka - 2003 - Dir: Williams; Cast: Williams, Williamson. Short fantasy filmed in Baton Rouge.

Phase 2: Raindrops the Power Impact - 2014 - Dir: Bordere; Cast: Joel, Bordere. Family partially filmedin Louisiana.

Philly Kid, The - 2012 - Dir: Connery; Cast: Chatham, Sawa. Sports drama filmed in New Orleans.

Philly Kid: Behind the Scenes - 2012 - Dir: Benavides, Jr; Cast: Browning, Butler. Action short filmed in Baton Rouge and New Orleans.

Photo Collage - 2016 - Dir: Mitchell; Cast: Matthews, Mitchell. Short drama filmed in Baton Rouge at LSU and the Mall of Louisiana.

Piano Players Rarely Ever Play Together - 1982 - Dir: Palfi; Cast: Byrd, Toussaint, Washington.  Music documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Picasso Trigger - 1988 - Dir:  Sidaris; Cast:  Bond, Speir.  Action partially filmed in Shreveport.

Piege Americain, Le (The American Trap) - 2008 - Dir: Biname; Cast: Girard, Darmon. Drama thriller filmed in New Orleans.

Pilgrimage - 1912 - Kalem. Cast:  Moore, Pickford; Rel: May 17, 1912. Drama set in a German village and filmed in New Orleans.

Pill, The - 1967 - Included on list of the Louisiana Film Commission, this is possibly a working title. We have not identified this film yet.

Pin Feather Pickaninnies - 1918 - Chester Film Co. Dir:  Chester; Documentary on birdlife in Louisiana. A Chester Outing-Scenics film.

Pine Tree Film - 1918 - Diamond Film Co.  Documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Pink Elephant - 2017 - Dir: Alderman; Cast: Daigle, Fisher. Comedy drama filmed in New Orleans.

Pirogue Maker - 1949 - short documentary of Ebdon Allemon, a Cajun craftsman, making a pirogue for the documentary Louisiana Story. Filmed at Bayou Pierre Part. 

Pissing Protocol - 2013 - Dir: Harmon; Cast: Polloway, Primeaux. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Pistol: The Birth of a Legend - 1991 - Dir: Schroder; Cast: Perkins, Benedit.  Biographical drama filmed at Southeastern University in Hammond, Ponchatoula and Baton Rouge.

Pitch Perfect - 2012 - Dir: Moore; Cast: Kendrick, Snow. Musical comedy filmed in Baton Rouge.

Pitch Perfect 2 - 2015 - Dir: Banks; Cast: Kendrick, Wilson. Musical comedy filmed in Baton Rouge.

Pitching Twilight - 2011 - Dir: Williams; Cast: White, Williams. Short comedy filmed in Baton Rouge.

Pizza My Heart - 2005 - Dir: Wolk; Cast: Appleby, Podell. Made for TV family romance filmed in New Orleans.

Pizza Thyme - 2016 - Dir: Nguyen; Cast: Babin, Broussard. Short comedy filmed in Lafayette.

Place to Dance, A - 2006 - Dir: Berg; Cast: Alessi, Barberot. Music documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Plan, The - 2018 - Dir: Tureaud; Cast: Anthony, Batiste. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Plantation Life 1938-1950’s: A Documentary of a Bygone Era or Louisiana Plantation Life: Life on Magnolia Plantation - 1998 - Dir: Hertzog.  Documentary filmed at Magnolia Plantation and Cane River.

Planting Seeds of Change - 2009 - Dir: Kimbrough. Short bio documentary following 19 college kids as they come to help rebuild after Hurricane Katrina filmed in Slidell.

Plastic Wrap - 2017 - Dir: DeMacy, Manson; Cast: Heath, Occhipinti. Short horror filmed in Harahan.

Play Pretty the Buddy Prima Story - 2018 - Dir: Hymel IV; Cast: Arceneaux, Bush. Biography filmed in Jefferson Parish.

Player, The - 1971 - Dir: De Martini; Cast: Fats, Como. Drama partially filmed in Baton Rouge.

Playing for Change - 2003 - Dir: Johnson, Walls; Cast: Bradley. Musical journey of discovery filmed partially in New Orleans.

Playing For Keeps - 2012 - Dir: Muccino; Cast: Butler, Biel, Quaid. Comedy filmed at Millenium Studio in Shreveport.

Plotted Plants - 2014 - Dir: Petersen; Cast: Pastrana, Greene. Short crime drama partially filmed in Lake Charles.

Plummet - 2007 - Dir: Lyon; Cast: Johnson, Dopson. Short drama filmed in Shreveport.

Point of No Return (a/k/a) Assassin - 1993 - Dir: Badham; Cast: Fonda, Byrne.  Action crime drama filed partially in New Orleans and Laurel Valley Plantation.

Politics Life Religion 1 - 2005 - Dir: Mann; Documentary about politics, life and religion from a variety of viewpoint partially filmed in Louisiana.

Politics of Jazz - 2009 - Dir: Dent. Documentary filmed and set in post-Katrina New Orleans.

Polterguys - 2015 - Dir: Bracewell; Cast: Nissen, Doller. Short comedy horror filmed in Shreveport.

Pom Pom Massacre - 2015 - Dir: Pinheiro; Cast: Munro, Travolta. Horror filmed in New Orleans.

Poncho Sanchez: Keeper of the Flame - 2007 - Dir: Chapa; Cast: Olmos, Sanchez.  Documentary with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Ponchos - 2017 - Dir: MacManus; Cast: Briggs, Larson. Short fantasy filmed in Lafayette.

Pool Boys - 2009 - Dir: Rogers; Cast: Lillard, Davern. Comedy partially filmed in New Orleans.

Poor White Trash - 1962 - See Bayou, 1957 reissued with additional footage.

Poorest Town in America - 2013 - Dir: Travis; Cast: Reid. Short filmed in Waterproof.

Pop Rocks - 2004 - Dir: Lagomarsino; Cast: Cole, Fenn. Made for TV comedy music filmed in New Orleans.

Popcorn & Chocolate - 2017 - Dir: Hatcher; Cast: Moore, Gayle. Short comedy drama filmed in Shreveport and Keithville.

Popular Science - 1943 - Cast:  Whitman.  Documentary partially filmed at the Higgins Plant in New Orleans.

porte del silenzio, Le - See Door into Silence, 1991.

Poster Girl - 2013 - Dir: Lewis; Cast: King, Lee. Short crime drama filmed in Praireville and Gonzales.

Postmark: Katrina - 2006 - Dir: Rayburn. Documentary look at restoring the mail through the eyes of postal workers after Hurricane Katrina partially filmed in New Orleans.

Poverty Point Earthworks: Evolutionary Milestones - 1999 - Dir: Laudun; Cast:  Wallace, Gibson. Documentary filmed at Poverty Point State Historic Site in northeastern Louisiana.

Powder - 2018 - Dir: Johnson; Cast: Bradford, Rodriguez. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Power of Few, The - 2013 - Dir: Marucci; Cast: Walken, Slater. Crime drama filmed in New Orleans.

Preaching Silence - 2011 - Dir: Carter; Cast: Bienvenu, Boyd. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Pregnancy Pact - 2010 - Dir: Rodriguez; Cast: Birch, Beaty. Made for TV biography drama filmed in Covington and New Orleans.

Premise, The - 2014 - Dir: Ansley; Cast: Porter, Kruleski. Short comedy filmed in Shreveport.

Premonition - 2007 - Dir: Yapo; Cast: Bullock McMahon. Drama mystery fantasy Minden, New Orleans (Film Factory) and Shreveport.

Preparing for Thrusting - 2008 - Dir: Bartelt. Short documentary filmed in New Orleans.

President Taft Visits New Orleans - 1909 - Selig Polyscope. Originally released as With Taft in Panama with additional Panama footage. Later Panama footage was removed and film renamed.   

Pretty Baby - 1978 - Dir: Malle; Cast: Shields, Carradine. Drama filmed and set in New Orleans.

Price of Flowers - 2010 - Dir: Charbonnet; Cast: Nichols, Scalise. Short drama filmed and set in New Orleans.

Price of Folly - 1916 - Nola Film Co.  Rel: May 1916 comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Price She Paid, The - 1917 - Selznick. Dir: Giblyn; Cast: Young, Beaudet.  Drama exteriors filmed in City Park and other locations in New Orleans.

Pride - 2007 - Dir: Gonera; Cast: Howard, Mac. Crime drama family filmed at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport.

Primary Colors - 1998 - Dir: Nichols; Cast: Travolta, Thompson. Comedy drama filmed partially at Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie and New Orleans.

Princess and the Frog - 2009 - Dir: Clements; Cast: Rose, David. Animation family fantasy set in New Orleans and around New Orleans.

Princess Protection Program - 2009 - Dir: Liddi; Cast: Lovato, Gomez. Family comedy drama partially set in rural Louisiana.

Print - 2008 - Dir: Beyer; Cast: Carteris, Rothhaar. Drama thriller filmed in Baton Rouge.

Prison Ball - 2004 - Dir: Moriarty; Cast: Ice-T. Documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous a/k/a Major Movie Star - 2008 - Dir: Miner; Cast: Simpson, Fox. Comedy filmed in Bossier City, Camp Minden in Minden and Shreveport.

Prohibition - 1915 - Photo Drama Co. Dir:  Reid; Cast:  Bergen, Wall.  Drama filmed in New Orleans and around Louisiana.

Prohibition? - 1924 - New Orleans Feature Film Co. Dir: Peacock; Cast: Glass, Furlong. Drama filmed in New Orleans, including City Park, Audubon Park, Canal Street and the McFadden residence.

Project Z - 2011 - Dir: Hoffman, Vinot; Cast: Rossi, McGregor. Short horror filmed in Gretna.

ProMotion - 2016 - Dir: Fisk; Cast: Daniel, Crim. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Proposal - 2008 - Dir: Ryan; Cast: Meissner, Campo. Short crime romance filmed in New Orleans.

Protesting the Dixie Chicks - 2006 - Dir: Fleeger. Documentary looks at the varying opinions after anti-American comments by the Dixie Chicks partially filmed in Bossier City.

Protocol: New Orleans - 2016 - Dir: Terry; Cast: Gonzales, Stuart. Short crime filmed in New Orleans.

Psycho from Texas - 1975 - Reissue title for Wheeler, 1974.

Pulse 2 - 2008 - Dir: Soisson; Cast: Giebenhain, Goldner. Straight to video horror partially filmed in Shreveport.

Pulse 3 - 2008 - Dir: Soisson; Cast: DeWulf, Strong. Straight to video horror partially filmed in Shreveport.

Punishment - 2013 - Dir: Montgomery; Cast: Bazell, Beard. Thriller filmed in Louisiana.

Pure Country Pure Heart - 2017 - Dir: Santostefano; Cast: Bundy, Cox. Musical drama filmed in New Orleans and Lake Charles.

Pursuit of Red X - 2012 - Dir: Seidule; Cast: Bridgewater, Dobson. Crime drama filmed in Baton Rouge.

Pushcarts and Plantations: Jewish Life in Louisiana - 1998 - Dir: Cohen.  Documentary filmed in Louisiana.

Puss In Boots - 1982 - Dir: Donahue, Driver; Cast: Lewis, McLean.  Musical comedy drama set in New Orleans.

Putting the River in Reverse - 2006 - Dir: Buzzell; Cast: Costello, Toussaint.  Documentary short partially filmed in New Orleans.

Pyrolysis - 2018 - Dir: Saez; Cast: Antoline, Davis; Short horror filmed in St. Rose.

Quack - 2017 - Dir: Ferrera; Cast: Jaconetty, Ferrera. Short horror filmed in New Orleans.

Quadroon a/k/a Black Agony: Color of Truth - 1971 - Dir: Weiss; Cast: McKee, Kincaid. Drama filmed and set in New Orleans.  Premiered in New Orleans on June 17, 1971.

Quantum Apocalypse - 2010 - Dir: Jones; Cast: Giles, Jacobsen. sci-fi filmed in Lafayette

Quebrando o Tabu - 2011 - Dir: Andrade, Feilding-Mellen. Documentary on the failed sanctioned war on drugs by the U.N. partially filmed in New Orleans.

Queen Cake - 2013 - Dir: Tomson; Cast: Cobean, Daigle. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Queen of Apollo - 1970 - Dir: Leacock. Short filmed in New Orleans.

Queen Sized - 2008 - Dir: Levin; Cast: Blonsky, Potts. Made for TV comedy drama filmed in Mansfield Studios in Mansfield and Shreveport, including C.E. Byrd High School and Centenary College. 

Quiet as Kept - 2007 - Dir: Burnett; Cast: Lee, Sr., Lee. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Quiet Storm, A - Dir: Affolder; Cast: Glover, Bradford. Family drama filmed in 9th Ward of New Orleans.

Quincy and Althea - 2007 - Dir: Lenox; Cast: Evans, Sutton.  Comedy short filmed and set in post-Katrina New Orleans.

Race - 2010 - Dir: Cecil; History documentary about race and politics after Hurricane Katrina partially filmed in New Orleans.

Race, The - 2002 - Dir: Bensalah; Cast: Balasko, Courbey. Action comedy romance filmed in Bayou Gauche and New Orleans.

Raceland - 2019 - Dir: Bloom; Cast: Batt, Delatte. Short drama filmed in Houma.

Racing for Time - 2008 - Dir: Dutton; Cast: Barre, Beron. Made for TV biography drama filmed in New Orleans and St. Bernard Parish.

Racing Legacy - 2015 - Dir: Dodge, Lester; Cast: Lester, Dodge. Drama filmed in West Monroe.

Radio - 2007 - Cast: Pothier. Short drama filmed in New Orleans, including the Prytania Theater.

Rag and Bone - 2000 - Dir: Parriott; Cast: Cain, Patrick. Made for TV crime thriller filmed in New Orleans.

Ragin Cajun Redneck Gators - 2013 - Dir: Furst; Cast: Hinson, Webster, Berry. Horror sci-fi filmed in Baton Rouge.

Rainbow on the River - 1936 - Dir: Neumann; Cast: Breen, Robson.  Musical partially set in New Orleans.  Reissued in 1945 as It Happened in New Orleans.

Rape By Any Name - 1990 - Dir: Lastrapes, Hanks. Documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Rappaccini's Daughter - 2013 - Dir: Mehaffey; Cast: Hodge, Palmer. Fantasy horror partially filmed in Covington.

Rats - 2016 - Dir: Spurlock; Cast: Sheehan, Corrigan. Documentary on the history of rats in major cities around the U.S. and 4 other countries, partially filmed in New Orleans.

Raw - 2002 - Dir: Finkel. Comedy romance short filmed in New Orleans.

Raw Justice a/k/a Good Cop, Bad Cop, a/k/a Skip Tracer - 1994 - Dir: Prior; Cast: Keith, Anderson. Action comedy filmed partially in New Orleans.

Ray - 2004 - Dir: Hackford; Cast: Foxx, King. Biographical drama partially filmed in Baton Rouge, Hammond, Jefferson Parish, Laurel Valley Plantation, New Orleans and Thibodaux. 

Ray of Hope - 1997 - Dir: Ogens. Documentary filmed at Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola.

Ray of Sunshine - 2008 - Dir: Tadlock; Cast: Bernard, Carroll. Drama filmed in Bossier City.

Razor Wire Rodeo - 2006 - Dir: Pallay. Documentary filmed at the Louisiana State Penitentiary in Angola.

Re-Kill - 2015 - Dir: Milev; Cast: Payne, Adams, Adkins. Horror partially filmed in Baton Rouge.

Reaching - 2016 - Dir: Willmann; Cast: DuMont, Parsons. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Really Scent - 1959 - Dir: Levitow; Cast: Blanc. Pepe le Pew animation set in New Orleans.

Reaping, The - 2007 - Dir: Hopkins; Cast: Swank, Morrissey. Horror thriller filmed partially in Baton Rouge, including Louisiana State University, New Orleans, Shreveport and St. Francisville.

Rebel - 2013 - Dir: Carter; Historical documentary about Loreta Velazquez, a Cuban immagrant that was a Confederate soldier turned Union Spy filmed in New Orleans.

Rebels Without Causes - 2014 - Dir: Klein; Cast: Carey, King. Short comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Recipe For Murder - 2018 - Dir: Duval; Cast: Boylston, Jenson. Short comedy filmed in Gretna.

Reconstructing Creole - 2007 - Dir: Block; Cast: Barnes. Documentary on the Laura Plantation filmed in Vacherie.

Red - 2010 - Dir: Schwentke; Cast: Willis, Freeman. Action comedy crime partially filmed in Harahan and New Orleans at Motel Capri, France Rd, Conti and Magazine.

Red Beans & Ricely Yours: Satchmo in New Orleans - 1990 - Dir: LaBorde. TV documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Red Blood Black Top - 2010 - Dir: Ferrera; Cast: Dabney Jr., Egan. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Red Cars - 2005 - Dir: Whitney; Cast: Forrestall, Lormand. Short sci/fi filmed in New Orleans.

Red Clover a/k/a Leprechaun's Revenge - 2012 - Dir: Daywalt; Cast: Zane, Devane. Horror thriller TV movie filmed in Baton Rouge.

Red Flag - 2012 - Dir: Karpovsky; Cast: Defa, Poulson. Comedy drama filmed in Baton Rouge.

Red Kimono - 1925 - Vital Exchange. Dir: Lang; Cast: Bonner, Power. Romantic drama with some scenes set in New Orleans.

Red River Ode - 2013 - Dir: Doler, Hammett; Cast: Cantrell, Lewis. Short drama filmed in Bossier City.

Red River - 1948 - Dir: Hawks. Cast: Wayne. Partially shot in Natchitoches.

Red Water - 2003 - Dir: Carner; Cast: Phillips, Swanson. TV movie horror SET in the Atchafalaya Basin. While they did a terrific job replicating Louisiana, this was filmed in South Africa (you can see hills and mountains in the background during the helicopter scenes).

Redefining the Word - 2016 - Dir: Jackson. Documentary on the history and usage of the word 'Nigger', partially filmed in Baton Rouge and New Orleans.

Redemption's Price - 2018 - Dir: Bolding, Basile; Cast: Vazquez, Christenson. Horror partially filmed in New Orleans.

Refuge of Last Resort - 2006 - Dir: Bills; Cast: Bills, Black. Documentary filmed in post-Katrina New Orleans.

Regan Hill Documentary, The - 2014 - Dir: Laymen; Short documentary on the paralysis and recovery of St. Paul student Regan Hill filmed at the New Orleans Adolescent Hospital.

Remember Sunday - 2013 - Dir: Bleckner; Cast: Bledel, Levi, Wever. TV movie drama filmed in New Orleans.

Remnants, The - 2013 - Dir: Elmore; Cast: Allen, Beasley. Horror filmed in Bossier City.

Renaissance at Charleroi - 1917 - Dir: Mills; Cast: Glendon. Drama set in New Orleans.

Renaldo and Clara - 1978 - Dir: Dylan; Cast: Dylan, Baez.  Drama with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Rendezvous with Death: Why John F. Kennedy Had to Die - 2006 - Dir: Huismann. Documentary about the death of JFK partially filmed in New Orleans for release in Germany.

Rent-a-Ryde - 2017 - Dir: Gallegos; Cast: Eisenzopf, Whittle. Comedy TV movie filmed in Alexandria.

Repentance - 2013 - Dir: Caland; Cast: Mackie, Whitaker. Horror thriller filmed in New Orleans.

Repurposing - 2014 - Dir: Leo. Short documentary about the Frances Center for Customized Employment and their work to provide alternative disability employment filmed in Baton Rouge.

Rescuing the Treasure - 1996 - Dir: Pitre. Cote Blanche documentary filmed in the Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary.

Resilience Age, The - 2015 - Dir: Fries. Documentary about climate change partially filmed in New Orleans.

Resurrection - 1999 - Dir:  Mulcahy; Cast: Lambert, Orser. Crime drama horror partially filmed and set in New Orleans.

Retribution - 2014 - Dir: Bosc; Cast: Blu, Norris. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Return of the Taylor Swift Stalker - 2013 - Dir: Williams; Cast: Johnson, Hauschild. Short comedy partially filmed in Baton Rouge.

Return to Boggy Creek - 1977 - Dir: Moore; Cast: Wells, Plato. Horror thriller partially filmed in Loreauville.

Return to Sender - 2015 - Dir: Mikati; Cast: Pike, Fernandez. Thriller filmed in New Orleans.

Return, The - 2014 - Dir: Gangi; Cast: Castillo, Scruggs. Short sci/fi filmed in New Orleans.

Revelation - 1918 - Metro Pictures. Dir: Baker; Cast: Bryant, Nazimova.  Romantic drama filmed in New Orleans (doubling as Paris, France).

Revelation: Dawn of Global Government - 2016 - Dir: Untersee; Cast: Baldwin, Boykin. Documentary on the looming world government partially filmed in Louisiana.

Revenge of the Bridesmaids - 2010 - Dir: Hayman; Cast: Swisher, Broderick. made for TV comedy filmed in New Orleans.

Revenge of the Creature - 1977 - Included on list of the Louisiana Film Commission, and probably is the working title. We have not identified this film yet.

Revenge of the Zombies - 1943 - Dir: Sekely; Cast: Carradine, Storm. Horror/sci-fi set in the swamps of south Louisiana. 

Revolution Green - 2007 - Dir: Strout; Cast: Browne, Cornelius. Documentary with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Revolver - 2016 - Dir: Wallis; Cast: Duffey, Hamden. Short filmed in New Orleans.

Rhythm 'n' Bayous: Road Map to Louisiana Music - 2000 - Dir: Mugge; Cast:  Jones, Ledet. Music documentary filmed in Baton Rouge, Eunice, Lafayette, Monroe, New Orleans, Shreveport, Ville Platte and Winnsboro.

Rich Girls & Po-boys - 2016 - Dir: Stirling; Cast: Rudolph. Short filmed in New Orleans.

Rickie Lee Jones; the Other Side of Desire - 2015 - Dir: Harvey; Cast: Arquette, Crosby. Documentary on her life in the industry partially filmed in New Orleans.

Ricochet - 2011 - Dir: Gomez; Cast: Corbett, Benz. Made for TV drama filmed in New Orleans.

Riders - 2001 - Dir: Sadler; Cast: Harvey, Boling. Drama partially filmed in New Orleans.

Rig, The - 2010 - Dir: Atencio; Cast: D’Laine, LaFleur. Action horror sci-fi filmed in Morgan City. 

Righteous Kill - 2008 - Dir: Avnet; Cast: DeNiro, Pacino. Crime drama mystery with some scenes filmed in Shreveport.

Rimshop - 2008 - Dir: Pinnock; Cast: Boyd, Dupuy. Straight to video action comedy filmed in Baton Rouge.

Riot on Pier 6 - 1954 - See New Orleans Uncensored, 1954.

Rise - 2015 - Dir: Fitzgerald, Kung; Cast: Landrum, Yousef. Short drama filmed in Shreveport.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes - 2011 - Dir: Wyatt; Cast: Franco, Cox. Action sci/fi partially filmed in Louisiana.

Rise of the Undead - 2005 - Dir: Horton, Hubbell; Cast: Jordan, Karem. Straight to video horror filmed in New Orleans.

Rise Up: New Orleans - 2010 - TV documentary about the rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina.

Rise: Rave Outlaw Disco Donnie - 2003 - Dir: Drazen. Documentary filmed in New Orleans.

Rivalry: Red v Blue - 2013 - Dir: Delaney; Sports documentary on the UK - U of L basketball game partially filmed in New Orleans at the Superdome and in the French Quarter.

River Rat - 1984 - Dir: Rickman; Cast: Jones, Plimpton.  Adventure crime drama with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Road Kill - 1999 - Dir: Lautwyler; Cast: Rubin, Palladino. Action comedy with some scenes set in New Orleans.

Road to Destiny - 2011 - Dir: Johnson; Cast: Brosett, Kaszuba. Biography of Lo-Dee Hammock filmed in Shreveport and Bossier City.

Road to Las Vegas:  A Black Perspective. 1984 - Documentary partially filmed in Louisiana.

Road to Rio - 1947 - Dir: McLeod; Cast; Crosby, Hope, Lamour. Adventure comedy with some scenes set in Louisiana.

Road, The - 2009 - Dir: Hillcoat; Cast: Mortensen, Theron. Adventure drama thriller with some scenes filmed in New Orleans.

Road, The - 2014 - Dir: Stinchcomb; Cast: Chambers, Bernard. Short mystery filmed in Shreveport.

Roadhouse 2: Last Call - 2006 - Dir: Ziehl; Cast: Schaech, Hollman. Straight to video action drama filmed in Shreveport.

Roadside Assistance - 2015 - Dir: Fonte; Cast: Fletcher, Bush. Short thriller filmed in Mooringsport and the Travel Lodge in Shreveport.

Robert Fowler, Aviator aka Robert Fowler, Trans-Continental Aviator - 1912 - Champion. documentary flight from Beaumont to New Orleans. Rel: Aug 14, 1912.

Robert Fowler, Trans-Continental Aviator aka Robert Fowler, Aviator - 1912 - Champion. documentary flight from Beaumont to New Orleans. Rel: Aug 14, 1912.

Robert Loggia - 2012 - Dir: Arnold; Cast: Arnold. Filmed in New Orleans.

Rodeo & Juliet - 2015 - Dir: Turner; Cast: Abell, Alexandra. Romance filmed in New Orleans.

Rodents of Unusual Size - 2017 - Dir: Costello, Metzler; Cast: Beran, Gonzalez. Documentary on Nutria and their impact on society in South Louisiana filmed in Delacroix Island and around Louisiana.

Romance of Tarzan - 1918 - National Film Corp. of America. Dir: Lucas. Film was NOT shot here but the opening sequence is from the original 1918 Tarzan of the Apes which was filmed here.

Romantic Adventuress - 1920 - Famous Players Lasky Corp. Dir: Knoles; Cast: Dalton, Meredith. Drama with some scenes set in New Orleans.

Rook - 2012 - Dir: Enis; Cast: Martinez, Gabriel. Crime drama filmed in Castor and Minden at Camp Harris.

Room 618 - 2014 - Dir: Williamson; Cast: Hines, Jones. Short thriller filmed in Shreveport.

Room Full of Spoons - 2015 - Dir: Harper; Documentary about the worst film ever made - The Room. Documentary was partially filmed in New Orleans in the French Quarter.

Roper, The - 2013 - Dir: McNichol, Sandilands. Short documentary about Kendrick who is a calf roper dreaming about rodeo national championships filmed in Lafayette.

Rose Tattoo - 1955 - Dir: Mann; Cast: Magnani, Lancaster. Romantic drama set in an Italian-American neighborhood in Louisiana.

Rose - 2015 - Dir: Marquez; Cast: Dee, Hass. Short drama filmed in Shreveport.

Rosedown - 2015 - Dir: Dupont; Cast: Carriere, Preston. Short drama filmed in Mandeville.

Rouge - 2016 - Dir: Daigle; Cast: Hangartner, Nieto. Short drama filmed in New Orleans.

Route of All Evil - 2008 - Dir: McPherson; Cast: Langkopp, Parker. Short drama filmed in Orleans and St. Bernard Parishes.

Roy Jones, Jr.: Heart of a Champion - 2005 - Dir: Hughson. Sports documentary behind the scenes look at the life of Roy Jones Jr. partially filmed in New Orleans.

Ruby and the Dragon - 2013 - Dir: Brooks; Cast: Thompson, Barron. Short drama filmed in Shreveport.

Ruby Bridges - 1998 - Dir: Palcy; Cast: Monet, Miller. Made for TV drama set in New Orleans.

Ruby Strangelove Yound Witch - 2015 - Dir: Ruman; Cast: Pereira, Stoppard. Family adventure partially filmed in Baton Rouge and New Orleans at Fort Macomb.

Ruby’s Bucket of Blood - 2001 - Dir: Werner; Cast: Bassett, Anderson. Made for TV movie set in Louisiana. 

Ruffian - 2007 - Dir: Simoneau; Cast: Shepard, Adam. Made for TV biographical sports drama filmed at Louisiana Downs in Bossier City and Shreveport.

Rugaru - 2012 - Dir: Severio; Cast: Oliver, Estevez. Horror thriller filmed at Amite and New Roads.

Rules We Live By - 2015 - Dir: Ferrara, McGovern; Cast: McGovern, Jaconetty. Short crime drama filmed in New Orleans.

Run for Your Wife a/k/a An American Wife - 1965 - Dir: Polidoro; Cast:  Tognazzi, Fleming. Comedy partially filmed in New Orleans.

Runaway Hearts - 2015 - Dir: Morris; Cast: Schneider, Pierce. Drama filmed in New Orleans and Ponchatoula.

Runaway Jury - 2003 - Dir: Fleder; Cast: Cusack, Weisz. Drama thriller filmed at Esplanade Mall in Kenner, Metairie and New Orleans, including the Riverwalk.

Runaway Slave - 2012 - Dir: Cotten; Documentary looks at a modern version of slave in the form of welfare partially filmed in New Orleans.

Runner, The - 2015 - Dir: Stark; Cast: Cage, Nielsen, Paulson. Drama filmed in New Orleans.

Runner, The - 2017 - Dir: Eiland; Cast: Hardwick, Hall. Sports drama filmed in Baton Rouge.

Running Girl - 2013 - Dir: Dickerson; Cast: Brunson, Chambers. Short comedy filmed in Shreveport.

Running Stumbled - 2006 - Dir: Maringouin. Documentary follows a son getting a call from authorities about his parents coming home to handle mental illness filmed in Terrytown.

Ruthless aka Obsession aka American Dream - 2018 - Dir: Dukic; Cast: Dourif, Portnoy. Thriller partially filmed in New Orleans

Rutles:  All You Need is Love - 1978 - See All You Need is Cash, 1978.

 

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