Leonardo DiCaprio, Adam Sandler, Nicole Kidman, Harrison Ford, Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Jack Nicholson, and many more have filmed either scenes or their whole movie right here in Connecticut.

Filmmakers love Connecticut because our state provides a beautiful scenic backdrop. In addition, Connecticut's close to New York City, and the state offers generous tax incentives for both digital animation and motion picture productions in Connecticut.

Let's look at some of the notable movies filmed in our great state of Connecticut.

10 Fan-Favorite Flicks That Were Filmed in Connecticut