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Address: 801 Decatur St., New Orleans, LA 70114
Phone Number: +1 504-383-8668
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Description: A unique movie experience! Let us give you a city tour of New Orleans...
A unique movie experience! Let us give you a city tour of New Orleans while playing video clips from your favorite movies, while we visit the actual filming locations aboard our intimate 10 passenger van! A locally owned and operated tour by Jonathan Ray.
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Jonathan is a very good guide. He is informative and funny. He showed our group different sites. In the van there are little mini screens so you can see the video clips so you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Edmonton, Canada
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76 reviews 76 reviews
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Jonathan is a very good guide. He is informative and funny. He showed our group different sites. In the van there are little mini screens so you can see the video clips so you can imagine yourself in the scene. He pointed out how to find the sets and many other interesting tidbits of information.

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frisco, tx
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

Johnathan is awesome at what he does! There happened to be tons of stuff filming the day of our tour; he pointed out how to find the sets and production crews. This is one of the most entertaining tours I have ever been on in NOLA!! I recommend this to everyone. NOLA is the new little Hollywood!

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Jackson, Mississippi
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

This tour was by far the best I've ever been on in New Orleans. The tour guide, Jonathan, has such a wonderful personality. We met exactly where he stated on our tickets, and even left a little bit earlier than 10 when he saw that everyone got there early. He welcomed us so warmly and got us really excited for... More 

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Kentucky
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We had a blast! It was fun, it was informative, and I loved seeing how active the movie industry is in New Orleans. I had no idea it had gotten that big. We were able to see homes of Brad & Angelina, John Goodman, Sandra Bullock, Anne Rice, etc. We learned how to spot a filming in progress, and even... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Tour guide Jonathan is amazing. His knowledge and enthusiasm about New Orleans film industry made the trip memorable. The tour van is comfortable; behind the seat screens and the guide are easy to see and hear. Extra bonus with this tour is seeing and learning more about portions of NOLA otherwise missed. As movie aficionados, we appreciated seeing film locations... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Tour begins across the street from Cafe du Monde where you board a van that would seat about 10 guests, with an individual video screen for each. Jonathan, the owner/driver is very knowledgeable about movies and about New Orleans. The tour includes dozens of stops where Jonathan gives details about a particular movie scene that was filmed there, while you... More 

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Manchester,UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We were so glad we booked this tour.Meeting up with Jonathan in the French Quarter we were soon transported into the world of make believe where we were shown how New Orleans had been used as Chicago.New York etc,etc.You were shown film clips and then where they were filmed.Tons of information and really enjoyable.The tour takes a stop at the... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

My husband, adult son and I appreciated Jonathan's unique and quite clever approach to his themed sightseeing excursion. As we toured different filming locations; our individual monitors showed the actual movie clips bringing everything together. Our eyes were certainly opened up to the abundance of film productions in the area! I highly recommend this tour whether you are a movie... More 

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Westampton, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I absolutely loved this tour. Johnathan is the bomb.com! He has a great personality. Great tour -RAIN or SHINE!! It's the one thing you can plan before you even get there. You can start off with breakfast at Cafe Du'Monde because he picks you up right across the street. You can send requests before-hand and he will try his best... More 

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Union, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We had a great time on the Original New Orleans Movie Tour - different from the typical city tour which is strictly historical, this tour blended New Orleans history with stops where many famous movies were filmed, and showed a clip of the film at the actual filming site. Very interesting and especially enjoyable for my 17 year old twin... More 

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