New Orleans With it's blues and jazz, voodoo and mystery, it's no wonder that New Orleans is used as the backdrop for so many movies. New Orleans is one of the few cities in the U.S. that still has the same building facades from the turn of the 19th century. From Bourbon Street to Mardi Gras, here is a list of the 10 best New Orleans movies.
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Interview With the Vampire
Based on 19 critics

Born as an 18th-century lord, Louis (Brad Pitt) is now a bicentennial vampire, telling his story to an... Read More

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Miller's Crossing
Based on 18 critics

When the Italian Mafia threatens to kill a crooked bookie (John Turturro), Irish mob boss Leo O'Bannon... Read More

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The Cincinnati Kid
In Theaters on 1965

Young poker player Eric Stoner (Steve McQueen), also known as the "Cincinnati Kid," wants to build his... Read More

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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Based on 37 critics

Born under unusual circumstances, Benjamin Button (Brad Pitt) springs into being as an elderly man in... Read More

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The Big Easy
Based on 10 critics

Colorful drama, set in New Orleans, about the relationship which develops between a young police lieutenant... Read More

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Panic in the Streets
In Theaters on 1950

After Dr. Clint Reed (Richard Widmark) is called in to supervise an autopsy of a unknown man, he discovers... Read More

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A Streetcar Named Desire
In Theaters on January 1, 1951

Based on the play by Tennessee Williams, this renowned drama follows troubled former schoolteacher Blanche... Read More

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Suddenly, Last Summer
In Theaters on 1959

In this adaptation of Tennessee Williams' play, young socialite Catherine Holly (Elizabeth Taylor) is... Read More

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