As for some of the most famous film locations in Rome, most people who have seen the Tom Hanks starring in ‘Angels & Demons’ would find it interesting to know that the Piazza del Popolo is used prominently in the film as the first clue.
And people who have seen ‘Roman Holiday’ would find it hard not to remember the famous Spanish Steps shown in the movie. These stairs since then has been shown in a number of films, which says a lot about its popularity within movie audiences. Another famous movie to include this stairs is ‘The Talented Mr. Ripley’.
The Pantheon is yet another location that has been included in many films. The most prominent ones, however, are again ‘Angels & Demons’ and ‘Roman Holiday’. The most impressive thing about the Pantheon is its absolute magnificence and this is what makes it unforgettable for most movie watchers.
The Colosseum is as integral to the city of Rome as the Golden Gate Bridge is to the city of San Francisco. Because of this, it becomes one of the most obvious Rome film locations for directors setting their movies in Italy. Some of the famous movies shot here include ‘Roman Holiday’, ‘Eat Pray Love’, ‘Only Love’, ‘The Gladiator’ and the cult Bruce Lee starrer ‘Return of the Dragon’.