5The 39 Steps (1935)
Edinburgh has become the most attractive site for filmmakers due to the presence of the spectacular skyline, beautiful scenery and charming cobbled streets. There is great variety in geography and architecture in Edinburgh that made it a popular location for filmmakers over the years. If you have been paying attention, you will be surprised to see that there are so many films that have been filmed in Edinburgh when you visit the place. Below are some of the famous movies filmed in Edinburgh. This movie is directed by Alfred Hitchcock and featured Madeleine Carroll and Robert Donat. This is one of the most favorite movies filmed in Edinburgh, and it is made in line with John Buchan’s classic surveillance novel, (a Scottish author). The movie was set in Scotland, and they use most of the Highlands including Rannoch Moor and Glen Coe with the most infamous scene set on the Forth Rail Bridge, and this scene is hard to forget. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!