There are some amazing movies that were at least partially filmed in New Jersey. There are some you know and some that might surprise you.

It's a long list, but for now, let's take a look at 3 movies you might not know were filmed in New Jersey.

War of the Worlds. This film starring Tom Cruise had scenes filmed in several New Jersey locationd, including Howell. Other towns included Bayonne, Newark and Elizabeth.

Ocean's Eleven. Some of the scenes from this movie were filmed in Rahway and also in Atlantic City.

The Amityville Horror. The horror might have been closer than you thought. There were scenes of this movie filmed in Point Pleasant and in Toms River.

There are a ton of hit movies that have a little piece of New Jersey in them. You can check out some more that might surprise you at onlyinyourstate.com. We will be revealing more "New Jersey" movies in future posts.

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