Movies shot in Toronto but set somewhere else – now with pictures
October 13, 2009 12:20 PM Subscribe
Paul Giamatti and Matt Damon star in Resident Hunting: Shoot ’Em Up by the Dozen 2.
For decades, Toronto has been a cheap, versatile city in which to shoot movies. Most of the time, Toronto pretends to be some other place – mostly New York. Using DVD screencaps, city blog Torontoist takes a sightseeing tour through over 50 films shot in Toronto that mostly pretend to be set somewhere else, from (yes) Good Will Hunting
to the HBO version of Grey Gardens
Ironic favourites: Detroit Rock City
, American Psycho
. Not listed, but definitely shot here: Chicago