List of films set in the Southern United States

The following is a partial chronological list of movies set in the Southern United States:

1890s

* "Down in Dixie", 1898
* "Loading a Mississippi Steamboat", 1898
* "Way Down South", 1898

1900s

* "Arrival of Rex", 1902
* "Mardi Gras Parade", 1902
* "In Old Kentucky", 1909

1910s

* "A Kentucky Pioneer", 1910
* "A Southern Soldier's Sacrifice", 1911
* "The Girl Spy Before Vicksburg", 1911
* "A Gentleman from Mississippi", 1914
* "In the Southern Hills", 1914
* "The Birth of a Nation", 1915
* "Under Southern Skies", 1915
* "Children of the Feud", 1916
* "Southern Justice", 1917
* "Uncle Tom's Cabin", 1918
* "Almost a Husband", 1919
* "John Petticoats", 1919

1920s

* "The White Rose", 1923
* "The General", 1927
* "Court Martial", 1928
* "Evangeline", 1929
* "Show Boat", 1929

1930s

* "Heaven on Earth", 1931
* "Dixieland", 1934
* "Lazy River", 1934
* "Mississippi", 1935
* "In Old Kentucky", 1935
* "The Little Colonel", 1935
* "The Littlest Rebel", 1935
* "Show Boat", 1936,
* "Under Southern Stars", 1937
* "Jezebel", 1938
* "Gone with the Wind", 1939
* "Way Down South", 1939

1940s

* "Moon Over Miami", 1941
* "Sergeant York", 1941
* "Swamp Women", 1941
* "Mississippi Gambler", 1942
* "Song of the South", 1946
* "A Southern Yankee", 1948
* "All the King's Men", 1949, 2006
* "Mississippi Hare" (short), 1949
* "Pinky", 1949

1950s

* "The Glass Menagerie", 1950, 1987
* "Drums in the Deep South", 1951
* "A Streetcar Named Desire", 1951
* "Show Boat", 1951
* "The Mississippi Gambler", 1953
* "Southern Fried Rabbit" (short), 1953
* "The View from Pompey's Head", 1955
* "The Searchers", 1956
* "Poor White Trash", 1957
* "The Three Faces of Eve", 1957
* "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof", 1958
* "The Long, Hot Summer", 1958
* "The Horse Soldiers", 1959

1960s

* "Inherit the Wind", 1960
* "Wild River", 1960
* "Cape Fear", 1962
* "The Intruder", 1962
* "The Miracle Worker", 1962
* "The Streets of Greenwood", 1962
* "To Kill a Mockingbird", 1962
* "Two Thousand Maniacs", 1964
* "Shenandoah", 1965
* "Cool Hand Luke", 1967
* "Hurry Sundown", 1967
* "In the Heat of the Night", 1967
* "Finian's Rainbow", 1968
* "Easy Rider", 1969

1970s

* "...tick...tick...tick...", 1970
* "The Last Picture Show", 1971
* "Deliverance", 1972
* "Walking Tall", 1973
* "White Lightning", 1973
* "The Longest Yard", 1974
* "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre", 1974
* "Hard Times", 1975
* "Nashville", 1975
* "W.W. and the Dixie Dancekings", 1975
* "Gator", 1976
* "Ode to Billy Joe", 1976
* "Stay Hungry", 1976
* "Eaten Alive", 1977
* "Smokey and the Bandit", 1977
* "Pretty Baby", 1978
* "Being There", 1979
* "The Great Santini", 1979
* "Norma Rae", 1979

1980s

* "Coal Miner's Daughter", 1980
* "Southern Comfort", 1981
* "Cat People", 1982
* "Six Pack", 1982
* "Tender Mercies", 1983
* "Places in the Heart", 1984
* "A Soldier's Story", 1984
* "Cocoon", 1985
* "The Color Purple", 1985
* "Blue Velvet", 1986
* "Crimes of the Heart", 1986
* "True Stories", 1986
* "Angel Heart", 1987
* "The Big Easy", 1987
* "Bull Durham", 1988
* "Mississippi Burning", 1988
* "School Daze", 1988
* "Driving Miss Daisy", 1989
* "Fletch Lives", 1989
* "Miss Firecracker", 1989
* "Mystery Train", 1989

1990s

* "Fried Green Tomatoes", 1991
* "Mississippi Masala", 1991
* "My Cousin Vinny", 1992
* "The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag", 1992
* "Passion Fish", 1992
* "The Firm", 1993
* "Hard Target", 1993
* "The Pelican Brief", 1993
* "Ruby in Paradise", 1993
* "The Client", 1994
* "Forrest Gump", 1994
* "Interview with the Vampire", 1994
* "", 1995
* "Albino Alligator", 1996
* "A Time To Kill, 1996
* "Ghosts of Mississippi", 1996
* "Last Man Standing", 1996
* "Sling Blade", 1996
* "The Apostle", 1997
* "Kiss the Girls", 1997
* "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil", 1997
* "Rosewood", 1997
* "First Love, Last Rites", 1997
* "Ulee's Gold", 1997
* "The Devil's Advocate", 1998
* "The Waterboy", 1998
* "Cookie's Fortune", 1999

2000s

* "George Washington", 2000
* "The Gift", 2000
* "The Legend of Bagger Vance", 2000
* "My Dog Skip", 2000
* "O Brother, Where Art Thou?", 2000
* "Children on Their Birthdays"
* "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood", 2002
* "Drumline", 2002
* "Sunshine State", 2002
* "Sweet Home Alabama", 2002
* "All the Real Girls", 2003
* "Big Fish", 2003
* "Cold Mountain", 2003
* "Monster", 2003
* "The Ladykillers", 2004
* "Loggerheads", 2004
* "The Notebook", 2004
* "A Walk to Remember", 2001
* "Walking Tall", 2004
* "2001! Maniacs", 2005
* "Because of Winn-Dixie", 2005
* "The Descent", 2005
* "The Dukes of Hazzard", 2005
* "Junebug", 2005
* "The Skeleton Key", 2005
* "All the King's Men", 2006
* "Facing the Giants", 2006
* "", 2006
* "Black Snake Moan", 2007

References

* Langman, Larry and David Ebner (2001) "Hollywood's Image of the South: A Century of Southern Films". Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press. ISBN 0313318867


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