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The Most Popular Movie Set In Your State

by Hannah Berner

The Academy Awards are around the corner and movie watchers all over America are debating on who will take home the prestigious Oscar (cough cough Leo?)

The Oscars have been around for 88 years to celebrate all the greatest actors and films each year that inspired us, scared us, made us laugh, or made us cry.

Over the years, everyone has watched a great movie that reminds them of the place they call home home.

A Reddit user created a map of America's favorite movies based on which state they are set in. He used IMBD ratings to determine the popularity of each movie. There are the obvious picks, such as "Gone With the Wind" for Georgia and "The Godfather" for New York, but some other movies are a surprise.

Check out the most popular movie that is set in your home state!

United States of America Movies

Alabama: To Kill a Mockingbird

Alaska: The Gold Rush

Arizona: Psycho

Arkansas: Sling Blade

Sling Blade

California: Pulp Fiction

Colorado: The Shining

Connecticut: Bringing Up Baby

Delaware: Fight Club

Florida: Scarface

Georgia: Gone with the Wind

Gone With The Wind

Hawaii: Tora! Tora! Tora!

Idaho: My Own Private Idaho

Illinois: The Sting

Indiana: A Christmas Story

Iowa: The Straight Story

The Straight Story

Kansas: In Cold Blood

Kentucky: The Insider

Louisiana: The Green Mile

Maine: The Shawshank Redemption

Shawshank Redemption

Maryland: The Silence of the Lambs

Massachusetts: The Departed

Michigan: Gran Torino

Minnesota: Fargo

Mississippi: Django Unchained

Missouri: Paper Moon

Paper Moon

Montana: Lonesome Dove

Nebraska: Nebraska

Nevada: Casino


New Hampshire: Lolita

New Jersey: On The Waterfront

New Mexico: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

New York: The Godfather

The Godfather

North Carolina: George Washington

North Dakota: Fargo

Ohio: Rain Man

Oklahoma: True Grit

True Grit

Oregon: One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest

Pennsylvania: The Deer Hunter

Rhode Island: Hachi- A Dog's Tale

South Carolina: Full Metal Jacket

South Dakota: Badlands


Tennessee: Inherit The Wind

Texas: For A Few Dollars More

Utah: 127 Hours

Vermont: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

Virginia: Donnie Darko

Washington: 50/50

Washington D.C: Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

Mr. Smith Goes To Washington

West Virginia: The Night of the Hunter

Wisconsin: Stroszek

Wyoming: Unforgiven


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