Hidden Figures is based on the true story of a team of African-American women who provide NASA with essential mathematical data needed to launch the program’s first space missions. Set in Virginia in the early 1960s and starring Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer and Janelle Monae, the movie filmed in Georgia in spring 2016.
Movies like Captain American: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, Spiderman: Homecoming, and Ant Man were filmed in different parts of Georgia.
Perhaps one of the most beloved American films of the last 25 years, “Forrest Gump” tells of a simple man from Alabama. Along with his best friend Jenny, he lives an extraordinary life. Several iconic scenes filmed in Savannah continue to draw visitors to iconic locations in the historic city.
The Hunger Games
In this futuristic series, children are forced to battle to the death for the benefit of their society. In “Catching Fire” and “Mockingjay” parts 1 and 2, all filmed in Georgia.