Chilling Facts You Didn’t Know About the Catacombs of Paris

A Lot of Movies Have Been Shot Here

31. A Lot of Movies Have Been Shot Here

Given how truly creepy the catacombs are, it is not surprising that it has been used as a setting for movie shoots! While the 1954 film, Father Brown, shot some crucial scenes in its spooky tunnels, the 1974-film ‘The holes’ was entirely set within the catacombs.

In fact, in 2014, the movie titled ‘As Above, So Below’, turned out to be the very first movie that got formal permission from the French Government to shoot their movie inside. Not just movies, even the animated TV series ‘The Mummy’ has been set with the catacombs as its background!
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