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AMT Celebrates Atlanta’s Heritage with a New Tour!

Atlanta Movie Tours is excited to announce that beginning February 26th, we will be offering a brand-new Atlanta Heritage Tour! This tour aims to celebrate African Americans on screen and off and will take guests on a tour of the city from the Civil Rights Era to present day filming sites featuring locations from Madea,…

From Georgia Filming to the Screen Actors Guild Awards

At the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards last night, the Atlanta film community came out in full force. Many Georgia filmed movies were nominated including Hidden Figures, Captain America: Civil War, The Walking Dead, and Stranger Things.  Stranger Things was nominated for three awards, including Best Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series for which Millie Bobby Brown…

Rise Up for the Falcons and The Walking Dead

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The last time the Atlanta Falcons won the play-offs and went to the Superbowl, it was January of 1999, and filming in Atlanta was slow. Scream had been filmed here in 1997, Black Dog starring Patrick Swayze and Meat Loaf in 1998, but in 1999, TV movies and the show Good Eats made up the majority of filming in…

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival Is Back!

If you enjoy the movie scene in Atlanta and are looking to discover new films, the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is happening right here in town! From January 24th to February 15th, join some of the most talented filmmakers in the world in a celebration of their art….

Exploring Atlanta and The Accountant with B98.5

Last week, the crew, including Tad and Melissa, from the B98.5 Morning Show joined us for a custom Best of Atlanta tour. We loved having them and enjoyed the shout-out on their show, but during their tour’s trivia game we gave out special prizes from the new GA filmed movie The Accountant.

Celebrating Captain America with New Hero Tour

2016_sept10_ca_1web To celebrate the September 13th DVD release of Walt Disney Studio Home Entertainment’s Captain America: Civil War, we partnered with Disney to give 30 super fans and bloggers a chance to explore the…

May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor!

HGUFTstaff-EmmaMoore-TheSwanHouse-web Walk in the footsteps of your favorite characters by touring filming locations from the hit film Catching Fire™. Tours include tour guides, film locations, hands-on activities, Archery Tag™, photo opportunities and bonding with other fans. You’ll also be treated to a lunch featuring foods that your…

The Onion’s A.V. Club, Daryl Dixon, and Halloween Hijinks!

Things have been crazy busy at Atlanta Movie Tours lately, and we are loving every minute of it! Here’s a little update on what’s been going on, where you can see us out and about, and what’s coming up with Atlanta Movie Tours! The Onion’s A.V. Club, hosted by Kyle Ryan, stopped by Atlanta Movie…

Celeb Sightings and Current Filming

By Lauren S. In previous weeks Adam Sandler was spotted filming his movie Blended at Lake Lanier.  According to Biz Journals Adam’s movie, which also stars Drew Barrymore, filmed in downtown Buford. Cast and crew were spotted at Johnson’s Pharmacy on W. Shadburn Avenue.   Adam and company will be filmed this at the Lawrenceville…