Hollywood studios, directors and actors are no more the only ones to earn profit from box office hit. Rather, islands, villages, landmark buildings and whole countries are earning on their starring roles in large screen blockbusters and prove to be a lucrative business.
The Tunisian government has striven to save a movie set made for star wars that brought a huge attention towards the country and made it a must-see for the fans and lovers of space film series and also the tourism industry that it sustains. Check about various other film locations that have been known to stimulate the interest of tourists.
1. The shire, New Zealand
Picturesque New Zealand has gained fame as one of the most favorable travel destinations in the world since its featuring part in The Lord of Rings and the latest, The Hobbit. Tourism board of the country developed a marketing campaign in the films, motivating prospective international travelers to not merely hail the landscape on the screen, rather to travel to experience its flawless beauty.