The Most Famous Film Sites of the Czech Republic


With its tall spires in Prague, castles dotting the countryside, and lush hilly landscape, the Czech Republic is irresistible to filmmakers and has been featured in global movies, both period pieces and modern blockbusters, including:

Casino Royale: multiple scenes, including the Václav Havel (then-Ruzyně) Airport, Army Museum Žižkov, Strahov Monastery, Karlovy Vary and Loket filled in for Montenegro

Mission Impossible: Prague represented Moscow, and Prague Castle stood in for the Kremlin

Joan of Arc: Medieval castle Loket, west Bohemia

The Bourne Identity: Hradcany (close Prague castle area) stood in for Zurich

Blade II: Karlin district of Prague stood in for the night tram in Paris

The Chronicles of Narnia: Adrspach National Park close to border with Poland

The Brothers Grimm: among other places, Gothic Krivokat Castle

Amadeus: Prague stood in for Vienna: Prague Castle and Lesser Town area

Les Miserables: The Charles Bridge and medieval town Kutna Hura

The next time you visit Four Seasons Hotel Prague, be sure to ask our concierge about other famous movies that were filmed in the Czech Republic. Our team has lots of unusual and invaluable knowledge to make your visit unforgettable.