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Oregon Movies Guide

Free Willy is one of 40 selected Oregon movies featured in this section.

Free Willy is one of 40 selected Oregon movies featured in this section.

About Oregon movies

The following *selected* movie descriptions and trailers (short promotional previews) represent a wide range of styles and subject matter. Each feature film included here was filmed in Oregon or was about Oregon life.


Related resources

Quiet on the Set—an Oregon Blue Book feature with trivia about movies

Chronology of Oregon movies—from 1969 to the present



Some movies may include content that is objectionable to some viewers. Discretion is advised.


Alphabetical by movie name

Please select a movie or browse using the next option.

Abe Lincoln in Illinois (1940)

All the Young Men (1960)

Animal House (1978)

Bandits (2001)

Bend of the River (1952)

Coraline (2009)

Drugstore Cowboy (1989)

Elephant (2003)

Emperor of the North (1973)

Five Easy Pieces (1970)

Free Willy (1993)

The General (1927)

Golden Earrings (1947)

The Goonies (1985)

The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1970)

The Indian Fighter (1955)

Into the Wild (2007)

Kansas City Bomber (1972)

Kindergarten Cop (1990)

The Lusty Men (1952)

MacKenna's Gold (1969)
Mr. Brooks (2007)

Mr. Holland's Opus (1995)

My Own Private Idaho (1991)

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)

Overboard (1987)

Paint Your Wagon (1969)

Paranoid Park (2008)

Pay It Forward (2000)

Point Break (1991)

Rachel and the Stranger (1948)

The River Wild (1994)

Rooster Cogburn (1975)

Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (1954)

The Shining (1980)

Sometimes a Great Notion (1970)

Stand By Me (1986)
Thunderhead, Son of Flicka (1945)

Twilight (2008)

The Way West (1967)