10 Actual Horror Movie Locations

Here we have some of the actual locations from horror movies for you to enjoy on this Halloween season. If you are planning to quit your job and spend all of your savings on a horror-themed road trip where you visit the real locations of some iconic scary movies. If that sounds like too much effort, well we’ve done a Google-based trip ourselves. So go through the posts and see how the locations actually look like when there is no film crew around.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

THE OMEN

Location: All Saints Church in Fulham, London.

Known for: The gruesome impaling of a priest by a lightning conductor.

Robert and Katherine Thorn seem to have it all. They are happily married and he is the US Ambassador to Great Britain, but they want more than to have children. When Katharine has a stillborn child, Robert is approached by a priest at the hospital who suggests that they take a healthy newborn whose mother has just died in childbirth. Without telling his wife he agrees. After relocating to London, strange events – and the ominous warnings of a priest – lead him to believe that the child he took from that Italian hospital is evil incarnate.

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ROSEMARY’S BABY

Location: The Dakota, New York.

Known for: The ill-fated apartment block that Rosemary found herself under the spell of satanists.

A young couple move into a new apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins controlling her life.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

HALLOWEEN

Location: 1530 N. Orange Grove, Los Angeles.

Known for: The house where Laurie goes to babysit and ends up being stalked by Michael Myers.

A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish adolescent girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

POLTERGEIST

Location: 4267 Roxbury Street, Simi Valley, California.

Known for: Well, being the house where all kinds of paranormal activity takes place.

A young family are visited by ghosts in their home. At first the ghosts appear friendly, moving objects around the house to the amusement of everyone, then they turn nasty and start to terrorise the family before they “kidnap” the youngest daughter.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

THE MIST

Location: Tom’s Market, Vivian, Louisiana.

Known for: The supermarket where a variety of nightmarish creatures attack.

A freak storm unleashes a species of bloodthirsty creatures on a small town, where a small band of citizens hole up in a supermarket and fight for their lives.

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SCREAM 2

Location: The Rialto, South Pasadena, California.

Known for: The grisly opening murders during a screening of Stab.

It has been two years since the tragic events at Woodsboro. Sidney Prescott and Randy Meeks are trying to get on with their lives, and are currently both students at Windsor College. Cotton Weary is out of prison, and is trying to cash in on his unfortunate incarceration. Gale Weathers has written a bestseller, “The Woodsboro Murders,” which has been turned into the film, “Stab,” starring Tori Spelling as Sidney. As the film’s play date approaches, the cycle of death begins anew. Dewey Riley immediately flies out of Woodsboro to try to protect Sidney, his “surrogate sister.” But in this sequel to the 1996 horror film, the number of suspects only goes down as the body count slowly goes up!

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DRAG ME TO HELL

Location: 1031 Everett Street.

Known for: The house where our poor heroine is put through the wringer by a demon.

Christine Brown is a loans officer at a bank but is worried about her lot in life. She’s in competition with a competent colleague for an assistant manager position and isn’t too sure about her status with a boyfriend. Worried that her boss will think less of her if she shows weakness, she refuses a time extension on a loan to an old woman, Mrs. Ganush, who now faces foreclosure and the loss of her house. In retaliation, the old woman place a curse on her which, she subsequently learns, will result in her being taken to hell in a few days time. With the help of a psychic, she tries to rid herself of the demon, but faces several hurdles in the attempt.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

THE FOG

Location: Point Reyes lighthouse.

Known for: The place where Stevie records her radio show.

The centenary of the small seaside town of Antonio Bay, California is approaching. One hundred years ago, the wealthy leper Blake bought the clipper ship Elizabeth Dane and sailed with his people to form a leper colony. However, while sailing through a thick fog, they were deliberately misguided by a campfire onshore, steering the course of the ship toward the light and crashing her against the rocks. While the townsfolk prepare to celebrate, the victims of this heinous crime that the town’s founding fathers committed rise from the sea to claim retribution. Under cover of the fog, they carry out their vicious attacks, searching for what is rightly theirs.

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THE BIRDS

Location: 17110 Bodega Lane, California.

Known for: The infamous school attack.

Melanie Daniels is the modern rich socialite, part of the jet-set who always gets what she wants. When lawyer Mitch Brenner sees her in a pet shop, he plays something of a practical joke on her, and she decides to return the favor. She drives about an hour north of San Francisco to Bodega Bay, where Mitch spends the weekends with his mother Lydia and younger sister Cathy. Soon after her arrival, however, the birds in the area begin to act strangely. A seagull attacks Melanie as she is crossing the bay in a small boat, and then, Lydia finds her neighbor dead, obviously the victim of a bird attack. Soon, birds in the hundreds and thousands are attacking anyone they find out of doors. There is no explanation as to why this might be happening, and as the birds continue their vicious attacks, survival becomes the priority.

Actual Horror Movie Locations

SHAUN OF THE DEAD

Location: Monson Road at Balborough St

Known for: The pub where Shaun and his cohorts go to stay safe

Shaun doesn’t have a very good day, so he decides to turn his life around by getting his ex to take him back, but he times it for right in the middle of what may be a zombie apocalypse… But for him, it’s an opportunity to show everyone he knows how useful he is by saving them all. All he has to do is survive… And get his ex back.