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Were Any Marvel Movies Filmed in Toronto?

Are you a Marvel fan who also happens to be from Toronto? Well, we have got some exciting news for you!

Toronto has been a popular location for movie productions, and the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is no exception. In fact, several Marvel movies have been filmed in our beautiful city. Let’s dive into the details and find out which Marvel movies were filmed in Toronto.

1. Suicide Squad (2016)

Yes, you read that right! Suicide Squad might not be a Marvel movie, but it’s still a superhero flick that was shot in Toronto.

The film features DC Comics’ most notorious villains who are sent on dangerous missions by the government in exchange for reduced sentences. The movie was filmed at various locations in Toronto, including Yonge Street and Union Station.

2. The Incredible Hulk (2008)

The Incredible Hulk is part of the MCU and stars Edward Norton as Bruce Banner/Hulk. Although the movie is set in New York City, some of its scenes were filmed in Toronto’s University of Toronto campus, where it served as a stand-in for Columbia University.

3. Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

Kick-Ass 2 might not be a Marvel movie either, but it’s still worth mentioning since it stars Aaron Taylor-Johnson, who later played Pietro Maximoff/Quicksilver in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015). Some of the scenes were filmed in different areas of Toronto such as Queen Street West and Bay Street.

4. X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)

X-Men: Apocalypse is another superhero movie that was partly shot in Toronto. The movie features mutants fighting against an ancient mutant who wants to destroy humankind and create a new world order. Some scenes were filmed at Mel Lastman Square and the University of Toronto campus.

5. Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World might not be a Marvel movie, but it’s still a comic book adaptation that was filmed in Toronto.

The movie revolves around Scott Pilgrim, who must defeat his girlfriend’s seven evil exes to win her heart. Some of the filming locations include the Annex and Casa Loma.


Toronto has been an attractive location for filmmakers due to its diverse landscapes and architecture. Several Marvel movies have been partially or entirely filmed in Toronto, including Suicide Squad, The Incredible Hulk, Kick-Ass 2, X-Men: Apocalypse, and Scott Pilgrim vs.

The World. So next time you watch these movies, keep an eye out for familiar landmarks and streets in Toronto!