Lights. Camera. Asheville!Asheville named #1 town for filmmakers to live and work
|Photo by Murray Close|
MovieMaker pointed to Asheville's long history as a shooting location, best-known for blockbuster hits like The Hunger Games, Last of the Mohicans and Dirty Dancing, as well as films such as Richie Rich and My Fellow Americans.
|Shooting Richie Rich on location at Biltmore|
Of course, with a natural backdrop as picturesque as the Blue Ridge Mountains, why would you want to make a movie anywhere else?
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