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Photographer Matches Movie Scenes To The Actual Places They Were Filmed In

When movies claim they shot their scenes elsewhere, it was probably from Prague.

An ultimate travel goal would not be complete if Prague, Czech Republic is not on your list. Prague is one favorite destination that every tourist wants to visit because of the picturesque scenery the place has to offer. In fact, several movies were shot in here claiming they were in different place. But really, they’re filmed just around Prague.

Turkish photographer Bektash Musa captures movie scenes in the exact places they were shot at around Prague. While living in the city, he realized that a lot of movies have been filmed in the area and so he decided to start on this fun photography project. Scroll down to see his work and check out more photos by visiting his Instagram.

#1. The Illusionist.

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Vinohrady Theatre was picked to be part of the film Illusionist last 2006.

#2. Eurotrip (2004)

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The movie was set in Paris but it was actually shot at the The Rudolfinum.

#3. Van Helsing in 2004 was shot in Charles bridge.

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#4. Amadeus (1984), the life story of Amadeus Wolfgang Mozart.

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#5. The Wall, just overlooking in the neighborhood is in Loner ( 2000)

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#6. The Gate of Vysehrad is the resting place of the most prominent people, also in Amadeus (1984)

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#7. The Cremator in 1969.

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Across the street in Prague, everything is almost the same considering it’s been 50 years. Nothing much has changed since the film.

#8. Mission Impossible (1996) was shot all around Prague

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#9. Protektor (2009) is a movie about a Czech man trying to protect his Jew wife

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#10. Everything is Illuminated (2005)

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#11. The scene is from Operation: Daybreak (1979)

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The church seen in the photo is a sanctuary where Czech rebels used to hide. Now, it’s a museum.

#12. Church of St.Ludmila in Namesti MiruLa for the 2007 movie, Vie En Rose-La Mome.

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#13. Another scene from Mission Impossible (1996)

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#14. I Served The King Of England (2006)

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#15. Anthropoid (2016)

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This scene shows Nazi General Reinhard Heydrich arriving in Prague Castle from his trip.

#16. The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)

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#17. Cozy Dens – Pelisky (1999)

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#18. XXX’s scene on the Charles Bridge (2002)

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#19. Good Soldier Svejk-Dobrý Voják Svejk (1957)

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#20. HBO Series Burning Bushes

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#21 Immortal Beloved (1994)

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#22 The Trial – A scene in front of The Loreta Church (1993)

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#23. Blade L1 (2002) Blood Bank Scene

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#23 The Trial (1993)

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If you have not visited Prague, put it on your bucket list, it is nice to see the place in pictures but it would be more awesome to see it in person.

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