Based on R. L. Stine’s book series of the same name, ‘Fear Street Part Two: 1978’ is a slasher film that centers upon Camp Nightwing, which brings people from the underdeveloped region named Shadyside and the prosperous city of Sunnyvale together. Unfortunately, economic disparity soon leads to conflicts between the two sides but as soon as horrors rooted in their shared history begin to unfold, they realize that the only way to survive is through cooperation and teamwork.
The literally gut-wrenching story of horror and bloodbath can naturally make anyone curious about the film’s shooting locations. In case you find yourselves wondering about the same, we have got you covered. Here are all the filming sites of ‘Fear Street Part Two: 1978!’
Fear Street Part Two: 1978 Filming Locations
‘Fear Street Part Two: 1978’ was filmed entirely in Georgia. The Georgia Entertainment Industry offers a tax credit of up to 20% on all film production investments above $500,000. Moreover, the southeastern US state’s varied terrain includes mountains, coastal beaches, and farmlands, making it a sought-after filming location for the filmmakers.
The production for the movie commenced sometime in March 2019 and wrapped up a few months later, in September 2019. The shooting of the Leigh Janiak directorial was done in several places in the Empire State of the south, so without further ado, let’s have a look at each of them.
The principal photography of the slasher film took place in Atlanta. Dubbed Hollywood of the South, the city is home to several fully-equipped production facilities such as Pinewood Atlanta Studios, Tyler Perry Studios, and Turner Studios. Over the decades, the city has emerged as a prominent center of film and television production in the United States.
Every year the film industry injects billions of dollars into the state’s economy, and Atlanta has been a key reason behind it. The rise of the city has not only been on a national scale, but Georgia’s capital has also caught the attention of filmmakers and producers worldwide.
East Point, Georgia
Located in Fulton county, East point is also one of many filming locations for the movie. The small suburban city is spread over an area of about 14.7 square miles and is located in close proximity to Atlanta. The scenic community offers all kinds of amenities for visitors and has also started attracting film and television production projects over the years.
Other Locations in Georgia
Shooting for the film took place in the city of Decatur in North Dekalb Mall, located at 2050 Lawrenceville Highway as well. The cast and crew were also spotted filming at the Hard Labor Creek State Park on Fairplay Road in Rutledge.
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