Movie scene VS beautiful scenery, a more pleasant way to visit Chongqing
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Chongqing is surrounded by rivers and mountains, foggy and beautiful... The unique geographical environment enables the mysterious Chongqing to match movie scene. Now let’s take a look at those movies shot in the natural scenery regions of Chongqing, and follow the movie to visit Chongqing!
1. Nanchuan Gold Buddha Mountain — Finding Mr. Right II
The only shooting place in China of the movie, Finding Mr. Right II, is Nanchuan. The Jinguizhaoyang is a famous scenic spot in the Gold Buddha Mountain because its peak looks like a turtle that has been waiting for thousands of years, watching the sunrise and sunset. The shooting place, Lixiang Lake, is regarded as one of the artificial alpine lakes that have not been developed with the highest altitude, the most suitable temperature, the best vegetation, the best water quality and the largest volume in the one-hour traffic circle in Chongqing.
2. Wulong Tianlong Heavenly Pit — Transformers: Age of Extinction
The director Michael·Bay took aerial photography to shoot the Tianlong Heavenly Pit and Shenying Heavenly Pit of Three Natural Bridges, and this aerial shot run through the entire two-and-a-half minute shots in the movie Transformers: Age of Extinction.
The carbonate karst landform of Tianlong Heavenly Pit has contributed to the unique natural scenery here, in which the landforms such as Heavenly Pit, the Earthly Ravine and the natural Three Natural Bridges all show the craftsmanship of nature, among which the sense of mystery has the potential of making science fiction movies.
3.Yongchuan Tea Mountian Bamboo Forest — House of Flying Daggers
What impresses people in the movie House of Flying Daggers most is the endless bamboo forest and the fighting scenes of the three leading actors. The reason why Zhang Yimou has such a special liking for Tea Mountain Bamboo Sea (Chashan Zhuhai) of Yongchuan is that he is attracted to the fog in Chongqing, which creates a hazy and elegant atmosphere, which is different from the cliche of boxing in ordinary martial arts films.
Yongchuan Tea Mountain Bamboo Forest scenery, is a national AAAA tourist attraction, a national forest park, and the national chess team training base of China.
4.Wushan Mountain Small Three Gorges — Crosscurrent
This movie tells two magical love stories that happened on the Yangtze River. The director chose the film to shoot, creating a unique artistic conception along the Yangtze River. The shooting place, Wushan Mountain Small Three Gorges scenery, is not only beautiful, but also known as the best drifting area in the whole country, with being called the “China’s first drifting area” for its amazing return-to-nature’s participatory drifting. (Translated by Pan Yingying, Fathom Language Limited)