Georgia has become a popular destination for filmmakers, including those in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). With its diverse landscapes and attractive tax incentives, Georgia has served as the backdrop for several Marvel movies. Let’s take a closer look at which Marvel movies have been filmed in Georgia:
The Avengers (2012)
The Avengers, the movie that brought together Earth’s mightiest heroes, was partially filmed in Georgia. The iconic Battle of New York scenes were shot in downtown Cleveland, which was transformed into the bustling streets of Manhattan.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
In Captain America: Civil War, tensions rise within the Avengers team, leading to an epic showdown. The film extensively utilized Atlanta as a stand-in for various locations across the globe. Many action-packed sequences were filmed in Atlanta’s Pinewood Studios.
Black Panther (2018)
Black Panther, the groundbreaking film that introduced us to Wakanda and King T’Challa, had significant portions filmed in Georgia. Pinewood Studios Atlanta played a crucial role in bringing this vibrant and technologically advanced nation to life.
Ant-Man and Ant-Man and The Wasp
Ant-Man (2015) and its sequel Ant-Man and The Wasp (2018) showcased the adventures of Scott Lang as he shrinks down to become Ant-Man. Both films extensively used various locations around Atlanta, including Peachtree Street and the former Georgia Archives Building.
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Captain America: The Winter Soldier, one of Marvel’s most critically acclaimed movies, also had scenes filmed in Georgia. The film made use of Atlanta’s iconic landmarks, including the historic Washington Street, doubling as downtown Washington D.C.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.
2 took moviegoers on another thrilling adventure with Star-Lord and his misfit crew. The film utilized Pinewood Studios Atlanta to bring to life various intergalactic worlds and spaceships.
Georgia has undoubtedly become a significant filming location for Marvel movies. Its diverse landscapes and vibrant cities have provided the perfect backdrop for these superhero stories to come alive. With its attractive tax incentives, we can expect many more Marvel adventures to be filmed in Georgia in the future.
So, keep an eye out for those familiar Georgia settings next time you watch your favorite Marvel movies!