Sure, there are many films that were/are SHOT in Michigan...but how many actually TAKE PLACE in Michigan? Quite a few.....in fact, too many to mention.

So what I'll do instead, is list 60 movies that take place wholly - or partly - in Michigan. (CHECK OUT THE ABOVE PHOTO GALLERY!)
And here they are:

AMERICAN PIE (1999)
AMERICAN PIE 2 (2001)
AMERICAN REUNION (2012)
AMERICAN WEDDING (2003)
ANATOMY OF A MURDER (1959)
BETSY, THE (1978)
BEVERLY HILLS COP III (1994)
BIG FAT LIAR (2002)
BIRD ON A WIRE (1990)
BLACK LEGION (1937)
BLOOD TIES (2009)
BURNING BED, THE (1984)
CHAOS EXPERIMENT (2009)
COMPANY YOU KEEP (2012)
CROW, THE (1994)
DETROIT 9000 (1973)
DETROIT ROCK CITY (1999)
DOG’S PURPOSE, A (2017)
DREAMGIRLS (2006)
EIGHT MILE (2002)
ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT (2001)
EVIL DEAD (1981)
EVIL DEAD 2 (1987)
EXIT 33 (2011)
FIRST AUTO, THE (1927)
FLAMING URGE, THE (1953)
FLIRTING WITH DISASTER (1996)
FREAKY DEAKY (2012)
GOING BACK (1983)
GRAN TORINO (2008)
GROSSE POINTE BLANK (1997)
HARDCORE (1979)
HOFFA (1992)
INSIDE DETROIT (1956)
KALAMAZOO (2006)
KILLSHOT (2008)
LIFE AND TIMES OF HANK GREENBERG (1998)
LOVE AND HONOR (2013)
MR. JINGLES (2006)
NOT WITHOUT MY DAUGHTER (1991)
OUT OF SIGHT (1998)
POLAR EXPRESS (2004)
PRANCER (1989)
PRESUMED INNOCENT (1990)
RAGING BULL (1980)
REINDEER GAMES (2000)
ROAD TO WELLVILLE (1994)
ROBOCOP (1987)
ROGER AND ME (1989)
ROSARY MURDERS (1987)
SAGINAW TRAIL (1953)
SEMI-PRO (2008)
SOMEWHERE IN TIME (1980)
STORY OF LUKE (2012)
SUPER SUCKER (2002)
THEIR OWN DESIRE (1929)
THIRTY MINUTES OR LESS (2011)
THIS TIME FOR KEEPS (1947)
VIRGIN SUICIDES (1999)
WINTER PASSING (2005)

Got any more? |
I'm sure ya do!
Feel free to list any others you can think of!