Box Office Quaint creates this cool, interactive, movie set location map. The worldwide map includes information on shooting sites for the 2,000 movies with the most IMDB user votes.
There’s a lot of information here, almost 10,000 different places, with many spots used by move than one movie. Click on the yellow markers for details about what was filmed where. Are there any near where you live?
In a related blog post, Edmund Helmer gives the low down on what inspired him to make it, and how he went about gathering the data and building the application.