Over the past seven to eight years, Louisiana has earned the nickname "Hollywood South". Even with the whole tax exemption situation, quite a few big movies have still been filmed right here in Louisiana. There are six movies coming out soon starring Hollywood big shots like Academy Award nominee Mark Wahlberg, Academy Award nominee John Malkovich, Oscar winner Matthew McConaughey, Mila Kunis, Christina Applegate, Tom Cruise and many more.

Celtic Studios Executive Director Patrick Mulhearn has put together the following list of movies that have all been filmed in Louisiana, and are scheduled to hit theaters soon.



  • 1

    Free State Of Jones - 06/24

  • 2

    Bad Moms - 07/29

    IMDB - "When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence." Starring Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn

  • 3

    When The Bough Breaks - 09/09

  • 4

    The Magnificent Seven - 09/23

  • 5

    Deepwater Horizon - 09/30

    IMDB - "A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history." Starring Mark Wahlberg, Dylan O'Brien, Kate Hudson

  • 6

    Jack Reacher: Never Go Back - 10/21