Sets in the City: Gloucester in Film and TV

June 23, 2018 / Good to Know

Cape Ann has a special quality of light and amazing scenery that has been attracting artists and filmmakers for generations. Here’s a partial listing of the movies and TV shows filmed in Gloucester. See if you can recognize locations.

2016 Wicked Tuna (TV Series)

2015 Manchester By The Sea

2015 The Devil You Know (TV)

2015 Katie Fforde 21 (TV Movie)

2014 Top Chef: Boston (Season 12)

2013 Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series)

2010 What’s Your Number?

2008 The Proposal

2008 The Last Harbor

2007 The Women

2006 The Game Plan

2003 Stuck on You

2002 Moonlight Mile

1999 The Perfect Storm

1998 The Love Letter

1996 Townies (TV)

1994 The Next Karate Kid

1993 Blown Away

1993 The Good Son

1982 Author! Author!

1937 Captains Courageous


During the filming of Captains Courageous, the director waited for an actual storm to film, putting both cameramen and actors in danger. For The Perfect Storm, the storm scenes were filmed in a sound stage in California.

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