Google Mapping 100 Years of Set Locations


How’s this for ambitious: Our friends at Switched report that Edmund Helmer, a film buff with some time on his hands and a working knowledge of Google’s new Fusion Tables data management tool, has created a map plotting the set locations of the top 2,000 films listed on IMDB, as ranked by the site’s users (as well as The Fall, which he included for “personal” reasons). Click here to check out what movies have been filmed near you, but don’t zoom in on New York City unless you have a few hours to spare.