Best Hollywood Movie set in Hawaii
Hawaii is one of the most famous destination not only in the US but every part of the World. It played a significant role in the movies for a scenic setting in flora and fauna, beaches, traditional dances, women, and nature. In every movie Hawaii is sending different vibrations and atmosphere to the viewers, may it be about falling in love, mending a broken heart, having a good time, soul searching, dream, working, competing, training, wedding, and surfing.
808 tonight made an interesting list where Hawaii is exposed and featured in famous Hollywood movies!
Falling in love – nothing beats the Hawaiian breeze to fall in love with someone over and over again.
50 first dates. One of the most romantic comedy movie of all time, Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore star together after The Wedding Singer. It is a story of a man named Henry who lives a Hawaiian paradise, spending every night with a beautiful tourist in search of an island fling. Bachelor’s dream life with no strings attached until he meets Lucy, who has short-term memory loss.
Mending a broken heart – ironically, sometimes the only way to forget someone is to fall in love again.
Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Peter is a struggling Singer whose world turned crazy when his long-term girlfriend Sarah Marshall dumped him for a Rockstar. He left the city to find himself again, in this case, fall for another woman.
Surfing – Blue waves and cloud nine waves? See it better in Hawaii, whether it is world surfing competition or training for surfing movie, Hawaii is always the perfect place.
Blue Crush – the story of a girl name Anna Marie whose struggling to win a surfing competition and to maintain a hectic schedule as a housekeeper in a hotel in Hawaii. Her life became more interesting when she falls in love with an NFL football player. See this movie for yourself; it is unforgettable!
Soul Searching and Life – one of the most inspiring true story of all time, the Bethany Hamilton shark attack story. It is for sure overwhelming how that event took her arm and nearly her life, but how she got over that is above imagination.
“For me, soul surfing is just being passionate about the ocean and surfing. That’s what I am. I’m passionate about being out there and enjoying God’s creation.”
– Bethany Hamilton
Soul Surfer is incredible true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton, who lost her arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a champion again, through determination and faith. The film features an all-star cast, including Anna Sophia Robb and Helen Hunt, with Carrie Underwood.
Wedding Movie Events – there is no wondering why Hawaii is always the wedding reception to be or honeymoon destination to be.
Mike and Dave needs a Wedding Date – the wedding is set in Hawaii, and this film was inspired by the true story of brothers Mike and Dave Stangle who placed an ad on Craigslist seeking dates for their cousin’s wedding. A trivia, they got over 6000 replies on craigslist from different people around the US.
Adventure – when you are looking for an adventure, definitely Hawaii is the place to be. So many activities that can lead to another action, hence, adventure!
Jurassic Park – When a park full of dinosaurs and wild animal turned wild to hunt human flesh, it must be a kid’s adventure. Everybody watched this movie as a kid. Even as an adult, it was set on the beautiful island of Oahu.