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Film in Miami

Top 7 Films Shot in Miami

Miami has been producing iconic movies since before Scarface – and isn’t slowing down. Here’s a look at some of the best:

The Godfather 2, scene in Biscayne Bay  The Godfather part 2 movie cover

1. The Godfather II (1974).  One the most epic and classic gangster movie series of all time did it again by choosing North Miami to shoot at Hialeah Race Track, as well closer to the coast on Hibiscus Drive, across from Surfside. Continue Reading…

Film in Miami

Where To Film In Miami – Location Hotspots

Ocean Drive

We all know Miami as a film hub, but where are these classic and luxurious shots actually taken? Here’s a look at some of the most popular and iconic locations used throughout the years.

The most popular film strip is on Ocean Drive, South Beach.  Producers in Miami take advantage of the Art Deco historic district, pool bars, and fluorescent nightlife. Most famously, in Scarface, Al Pacino as Tony Montana arrives to Miami Beach. At the height of action, Montana escapes from an apartment building at 728 Ocean Drive. This wildly iconic scene sets the tone for Ocean Drive as the Miami filmmaker’s place to be. Continue Reading…