Productions Shot in Hamilton

The following is a listing of movies, tv shows and commercials that are shot in Hamilton:

2017

Title Description Locations Leads
12 Monkeys Follows a scavenger and a virologist in the year 2043 who use time travel in an effort to stop the destructive plans that released a deadly virus back in the year 2015. Cannon Knitting Mills, North End, Downtown Aaron Stanford, Amanda Schull
A World Without Canada Airing on History Channel, this original documentary explores Canada’s significant impact on the modern world by imagining the realities and repercussions if those contributions never existed. North End, City Hall, Cannon Knitting Mills, Flamborough  
Beginner's Luck   Flamborough, HMCS Haida, T.B. McQuesten High Level Bridge  
Caught - Season 1   Downtown Hamilton  
Dark Matter - Season 3 Science Fiction TV Series involving 6 people who wake up on a ship travelling through space with no memories of who they are, where they are going or why they are on board. Barton Village BIA, Downtown, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, North End Melissa O’Neil, Anthony Lemke, Alex Mallari Jr.
Designated Survivor Kiefer Sutherland stars in this primetime drama where a low-ranking member of the Cabinet becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession. Downtown Hamilton, Sturgess Cycle, Woodland Cemetery Kiefer Sutherland, Kal Penn, Maggie Q
Flint A Lifetime original Movie about the water-contamination crisis in Flint, MI. The story will center on several women from Flint who fought for clean water and was inspired by a Time magazine cover story from February 2016, "The Poisoning of an American City. Hamilton City Hall, Woodward Water Treatment Plant Queen Latifah, Jill Scott, Marin Ireland, Betsy Brandt
Frankie Drake  

Westfield Heritage Village, Cotton Factory, North End

 
Killjoys - Season 3 This series follows a trio of bounty hunters that swear to remain neutral in conflicts with no allegiances but to each other. When their pasts coming back to haunt them, they will have to work hard to keep themselves, and their friends, alive. North End, Flamborough Hannah John-Kamen, Aaron Ashmore, Luke Macfarlane
Murdoch Mysteries - Season 11 Based on novels by Maureen Jennings, thistelevision series follows young detective William Murdoch.

St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Scottish Rite, McMaster University

Yannick Bisson, Thomas Craig, Helene Joy
Perfect Citizen - Pilot Episode for CBS Perfect Citizen centres on the former general counsel for the NSA who, after his involvement as a whistleblower in an international scandal, embarks on a new career where he finds that half the country considers him a patriot and the other half a traitor. Digital Canaries, Westdale Village Noah Wyle, Kristen Chenoweth
Stockholm Based on the true story of a 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis in Stockholm. The hostages bonded with their captors and turned against the authorities, and gave rise to the psychological phenomenon known as “Stockholm syndrome.” LiUNA Station, Hamilton Beach Strip, North End Ethan Hawke, Noomi Rapace
The Handmaid’s Tale Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood which paints the picture of a dystopian society. Various spots throughout Downtown Hamilton Elizabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel
The Halloween   East End, Dundas Valley Conservation Area  
The Stickman   Ancaster Memorial School, George Street  

Alias Grace
A Margaret Atwood story turned into a television mini-series.

Location:
Springhill Road, Flamborough
Balfour Drive, Hamilton
Sherman Avenue, Hamilton

Leads:
Sarah Gadon
Edward Holcroft
Zachary Levi
Anna Paquin


ANNE

Location:
Carluke Road, Ancaster


American Gods
Based on the award winning novel by Neil Gaiman, American Gods, follows Shadow, a recently released ex-convict, who meets a mysterious man who calls himself Mr. Wednesday and who knows more than he first seems to about Shadow's life and past. It blends together fantasy with both ancient and modern mythology.

Location:
Downtown Core

Leads:
Ricky Whittle,Ian McShane


Between
A tv show that follows a group of young adults and teenagers living in a town where a mysterious disease has killed everyone over the age of 21. With a government quarantine in place, this group bust fend for themselves and work to figure out how to survive. Season 2

Location:
Flamborough, Glanbrook


Canada: The Story of Us
A CBC production with scenes from World War I and World War II.

Location:
Westover Road, Flamborough


Dark Matter
A TV series that follows the six person crew of a derelict spaceship that awakens from stasis in the farthest reaches of space. Their memories have been wiped clean and the only clue to their identities is a cargo bay full of weaponry and a destination, a remote mining colony that is about to become a war zone. Season 2

Location:
Downtown Hamilton, Westfield Heritage Village

Leads:
David Hewlett


Fear Thy Neighbour
A reality TV series - Season 2

Location:
Mt. Albion Road


Flashover
Feature film

Location:
LIUNA Station, Hamilton City Centre 

Leads:
Catherine Bell and Adrian Holmes


Good Witch
The television series focuses on the spirited life of newly widowed Cassie Nightingale, the good-hearted enchantress of Middleton, USA, with her now-teenage daughter Grace. - Season 2 & 3.

Location:
Various locations across Hamilton

Leads:
Catherine Bell, Rhys Matthew Bond, Noah Cappe, James Denton, Catherine Disher, Martha Tinsdale and Hannah Endicott-Douglas


KIN
An independent sci-fi action-thriller.


Location:
Various locations across Hamilton


Leads:
James Franco, Zoe Kravitz, Jack Reynor, and Dennis Quaid


Love Jacked
A romantic comedy feature film.


Location:
Falcon Road, Stoney Creek


Leads:
Amber Stevens West
Keith David


Motives & Murders
A television series - Season 5

Location:
Carluke Road, Ancaster


Taken
A new television series based on the films of the same name starring Liam Neeson and follows a young Bryan Mills and will focus on how he acquires his expert skills that enabled him to become the character known to audiences today.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton 


The Beaverton
A new and exciting CBC satirical news show is a spin-off of the successful fake news website of the same name. 


Location:
East Mountain?
Hamilton Aviary
Scottish Rite


Leads:
Rick Mercer


The Handmaid's Tale
A Margaret Atwood story turned into a television mini-series.


Location:
Various locations across Hamilton

The Red Maple Leaf
The plot surrounds the kidnapping of the granddaughter of a US Senator (James Caan) in broad daylight and the Sergeant (Frank D’Angelo) who has a chance to redeem his career by solving the case. 

Leads:
James Caan, Scott Caan, Paul Sorvino, Mira Sorvino, Kris Kristofferson, Doris Roberts, Michael Pare, Armand Assante and Frank D'Angelo.


xXx 3: The Return of Xander Cage
A sequel to the 2002 film xXx and 2005 film xXx: State of the Union. Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage returns in this action packed sequel. Thought to be dead, he is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang in a race to recover an evil and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora’s Box. Scheduled for release in theatres in early 2017.

Location:
Lower Burlington Street East

Leads:
Vin Diesel, Samuel L. Jackson and Tony Jaa.


11.22.63 
TV mini-series based on the novel by Stephen King about an English teacher who travels back in time to prevent the Kennedy assassination, but discovers he is attached to the life he has made in a bygone era.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton,City Hall, North end, Ancaster.

Leads:
James Franco, Joanna Douglas, Erica Anderson, Chris Cooper


12 Cards

Location:
Westdale Village BIA, McMaster Innovation Park


12 Monkeys
A TV series based on the Brad Pitt movie 12 Monkeys.

Location:
Hamilton City Hall, the International Fish Market on James Street and Cannon Knitting Mills, Scottish Rite, Local churches

Leads:
Amanda Schull, Barbara Sukowa, Kirk Acevedo, Noah Bean, Emily Hampshire, Demore Barnes


Arkells
A music video.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton

Leads:

Arkells


Bitten
TV series - Season 3

Location:
North end, West end, Flamborough, Hamilton Airport


Bruno & Boots: Go Jump in the Pool
A YTV film adaptation of Gordon Korman's classic children's novel 'Go Jump in the Pool.'

Location:
McMaster University

Leads:
Caroline Rhea, Scott Thompson, Peter Keleghan, Jayne Eastwood


Canadian Blood Services 
A commercial about giving blood. 

Location:
Downtown Hamilton, North end near Beach Boulevard


Christmas Inc.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton, Ancaster


Crimson Peak

Leads:
Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam


Dark Matter
Science fiction TV series.

Location:
Waterfront, Art Gallery, City Hall

Leads:
Marc Bendavid, Melissa O’Neil, Anthony Lemke & Alex Mallari Jr.


Fear Thy Neighbour
A tv show that follows true crimes regarding conflicts between neighbours.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton


Filth City
A new crime comedy feature set in a fictional city following the power struggle between a hard-partying mayor, a misguided vigilante cop, and a former eco-terrorist.

Location:
Pier 8, Gage Park, Downtown Hamilton


Forbidden: Dying for Love
A TV series about lovers who will do ‘anything’ to be together and the people in their lives who want to stop them.

Location:
Downtown core, Waterfront, North end.


Good Witch
A ‘comedy, drama, fantasy’ TV series

Location:
East end, Downtown, Locke Street neighbourhood

Leads:
Catherine Bell, Rhys Matthew Bond, Noah Cappe, James Denton, Catherine Disher, Martha Tinsdale & Hannah Endicott-Douglas


Goon: Last of the Enforcers
Canadian hockey themed TV show.

Locations:
North end, Corktown neighbourhood,near Bayfront Park, 

Leads:
Sean William Scott, Liev Schreiber


Hannibal 
A TV series that explores the early relationship between the renowned psychiatrist and his patient, a young FBI criminal profiler, who is haunted by his ability to empathize with serial killers.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton

Leads:
Mads Mikkelsen


Hemlock Grove
A TV series that chronicles the rise to power of Mary Queen of Scots when she arrives in France as a 15-year-old, betrothed to Prince Francis, and with her four best friends as ladies-in-waiting.

Location:
Dundas, Downtown Hamilton

Leads:
Famke Janssen, Bill Skarsgård, Landon Liboiron, Penelope Mitchell


Heroes Reborn
TV series

Location:
Downtown (mostly on private property)

Leads:
Jack Coleman


Human Town

Location:
Downtown Hamilton


Lavender

Location:
Private location in Binbrook, Barton Street

Leads:
Abbie Cornish, Dermot Mulroney


Lawmen
TV series that profiles individuals from the Wild West up to more ‘recent’ history, following their stories.

Location:
East end near Gage Park, Sherman Avenue North, Barton Street, Waterfront.


Lemon Grove

Location:
East end


Milton’s Secret
Produced by Dundas resident Fred Fuchs.

Location:
Downtown, West end

Leads:
Donald Sutherland


 

Motives and Murders
TV series - Season 4

Location:
North end


Murdoch Mysteries
TV series

Location:
Dundas, central/east end

Leads:
Yannick Bisson, Thomas Craig,Helene Joy


Nowhere to Hide
TV series

Location:
North end


Paranormal Survivor
TV series - Season 2

Location:
Cross Street in Dundas, Barton Street West in Stoney Creek, Lamoreaux Street in Hamilton


Reign Season 3
A popular TV series is produced by Whizbang Films. 

Location:
Rural and conservation areas of Dundas, Ancaster and Flamborough.

Leads:
Megan Follows, Adelaide Kane, Torrance Coombs,Toby Regbo


Second Time Around
A drama about two seniors who meet and fall in love.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton

Leads:
Linda Thorson, Stuart Margolin


See No Evil
A tv series about how real crimes are solved with the help of CCTV footage. Season 2

Location:
Neighbourhoods in Stoney Creek and West Mountain


Shimmer Lake
A feature film.

Location:
Throughout the City


Shoot the Messenger
A tv series television series directed by Sudz Sutherland. 


Sicilian Vampire

Location:
Various

Leads:
Frank D’Angelo


Suicide Squad
A feature film about a secret government agency that recruits imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency.

Location:
Downtown Hamilton.

Leads: 
Will Smith, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Adam Beach, Viola Davis


The Bad Mother
A dramatic comedy film about a woman who leaves her career to raise kids and gets caught in the battle of work versus family.

Location:
Small scene on the beach strip and a few scenes in the east end.

Leads:
Jasmeet Singh


The Secret Life of Mrs. Claus
A Hallmark TV movie.

Location:
Dundas


The Sound
A small TV show.

Location:
Central Hamilton


The Strain
TV series - Season 2

Location:
North end


Warrior
TV movie

Location:
James Street North, Sherman Avenue North

Leads:
Will Yun Lee, Natalie Martinez

Filming date Title Lead(s)
2014 Remedy
(TV Series)
Enrico Colantoni, Sarah Allen, Sara Canning, Dillon Casey
2014 Lucas and the Count Will King
2014

Spotlight

A true story about how the Boston Globe uncovered a scandal that rocked the Catholic Church to its core.
Location: former Court House, 50 Main Street East.

Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Michael Keaton
2014 RoboCop  
2013 The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Lily Collins
2013 Kick-Ass 2 Aaron Johnson, Chloe Grace Moretz, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Jim Carrey
2013 Mama Jessica Chastain, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
2012 Jesus Henry Christ Toni Collette, Michael Sheen
2012 Red Lights Robert De Niro, Cillian Murphy
2011 Resident Evil: Retribution Milla Jovovich
2010 Casino Jack Kevin Spacey, Rachelle Lefevre
2010 The Con Artist Sarah Roemer
Date Released Title Lead(s)
2000 Daydream Believers: The Monkees Story  
2000 Gone in Sixty Seconds Nicolas Cage, Robert Duvall, Angelina Jolie
2000 Rated X Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez
2000 X-Men Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart
2000 Finding Forrester Sean Connery
2001 Laughter on the 23rd Floor Nathan Lane
2001 Brian’s Song  
2001 Exit Wounds Steven Seagal
2001 Glitter Mariah Carey
2002 Our America Vanessa A. Williams
2002 John Q Denzel Washington
2002 Avenging Angelo Sylvester Stallone
2002 Death to Smoochy Robin Williams
2002 Global Heresy Peter O’Toole
2002 RFK Linus Roache
2002 Second String Jon Voight
2003 The Limit Lauren Bacall, Henry Czerny
2003 Wrong Turn Desmond Harrington
2003 Bulletproof Monk Chow Yun-Fat
2003 How to Deal Mandy Moore
2003 Spinning Boris Jeff Goldblum, Anthony LaPaglia
2004 Saint Ralph Adam Butcher
2004 Prom Queen: The Marc Hall Story  
2004 Against the Ropes Meg Ryan
2004 Resident Evil: Apocalypse Milla Jovovich
2004 The Confessor (aka The Good Shepherd) Christian Slater
2005 Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper
2005 The Man Samuel L Jackson, Eugene Levy
2005 Cinderella Man Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger
2005 Zoom Tim Allen, Courteney Cox
2005 Riding the Bus with My Sister Rosie O’Donnell
2005 Four Brothers Mark Wahlberg
2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Steve Martin, Bonnie Hunt
2005 Terry Shawn Ashmore
2005 Swarmed Michael Shanks
2005 Plague City: SARS in Toronto  
2005 Solar Attach Louis Gossett Jr.
 
2006 Shades of Black: The Conrad Black Story Jason Priestly
2006 The Last Sect David Carradine
2006 Man of the Year Robin Williams, Christopher Walken
2006 Silent Hill Radha Mitchell, Sean Bean
2006 The Path to 9/11 Harvey Keitel
2006 Firehouse Dog Bruce Greenwood
2006 Snow Cake Sigourney Weaver
2006 Away from Her Julie Christie, Gordon Pinsent
2006 The Ward at Home Rob Lotterstein
2006 American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile  
2006 Skinwalkers Jason Behr
2006 UKM: The Ultimate Killing Machine Michael Madsen
2007 The Four Horsemen  
2007 Hairspray John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer
 
2007 Talk to Me Don Cheadle, Martin Sheen
2007 Weirdsville Matt Frewer
2007 Closing the Ring Christopher Plummer, Shirley Maclaine
2007 Final Draft Jeff Roop
2007 Left for Dead Steve Byers
2007 The Poet Jonathan Scarfe
2007 Real Time Randy Quaid
2007 The Company Michael Keaton, Chris O’Donnell, Alfred Molina
2008 The Incredible Hulk Edward Norton, Tim Roth
2008 Flash of Genius Greg Kinnear
2008 Traitor Jeff Daniels, Don Cheadle
2008 XIII Val Kilmer, Stephen Dorff
2008 Right Hand Man Joe Mantegna
2008 Weapon Bruce Greenwood
2008 The Time Traveller’s Wife Eric Bana, Rachel McAdams
2008 Splice Sarah Polley, Adrien Brody
2008 The Summit Christopher Plummer, Wendy Crewson
2008 The Good Witch Catherine Bell, Chris Potter
2008 Max Payne Mark Wahlberg, Beau Bridges, Chris O’Donnell, Mila Kunis
2008 Real Time Randy Quaid
2008 The Last Hit Man Joe Mantegna, Elizabeth Whitmere
2009 Amelia Hilary Swank, Richard Gere
2009 Repossession Mambo Jude Law, Forest Whitaker
2009 Kick-Ass Nicolas Cage, Aaron Johnson
2009 You Might as Well Live Joshua Peace, Michael Madsen

Date released:
1999

Title:
The Time Shifters

Leads:
Casper Van Dien


Date released:
1999

Title:
The Third Miracle

Leads:
Ed Harris


Date released:
1999

Title:
New Jersey Turnpikes

Leads:
Kelsey Grammer


Date released:
1999

Title:
Detroit Rock City

Leads:
KISS


Date released:
1998

Title:
The Big Hit

Leads:
Mark Wahlberg, Lou Diamond Phillips


Date released:
1996

Title:
The Long Kiss Goodnight

Leads:
Samuel L Jackson


Date released:
1995

Title:
Canadian Bacon

Leads:
Alan Alda, John Candy


Date released:
1994

Title:
Direct Action

Leads:
Dolph Lundgren


Date released:
1994

Title:
The Air Up There

Leads:
Kevin Bacon


Date released:
1994

Title:
Camilla

Leads:
Bridget Fonda, Jessica Tandy


Date released:
1992

Title:
The Cutting Edge

Leads:
D.B. Sweeney, Moira Kelly


Date released:
1989

Title:
Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman

Leads:
Lee Majors


Date released:
1987

Title:
Young Blood

Leads:
Bob Dylan


Date released:
1983

Title:
Strange Brew

Leads:
Dave Thomas