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Some movies are all about location — snowy mountains, desertscapes, small towns and bustling cities — so choosing the right place (or state) is a pretty big deal.

24/7 Wall St compiled a list of the best movies that were filmed in each state, ranking them based on scores from Internet Movie Database (IMDb) and Rotten Tomatoes. The site focused on movies that were primarily filmed in a given state (with the exception of North Dakota).

We’ve included current critics and audience scores from Rotten Tomatoes below, and did a little digging to find out what else makes these films and their locations so engaging and memorable.

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