Here we look at 12 of the best.
5. Mr Turner, 2014
The film explores the last quarter century of the eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner's life. Petworth House The role of Petworth House and Park in JMW Turner's life made it an obvious location for shooting part of Mike Leigh’s film.
6. Quadrophenia, 1979
This British drama film, loosely based on The Who's 1973 rock opera of the same name, was directed by Franc Roddam in his feature directing début. Film locations included East Street, Brighton, Madeira Drive, Brighton, Brighton Palace Pier, the Sea Life Centre, Brighton Beach, the Grand Hotel, and Beachy Head,
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7. Wimbledon, 2004
This romantic comedy starring Paul Bettany and Kirsten Dunst had its beach scenes filmed along Brighton seafront. Picture: Actor Paul Bettany walks out on to Centre Court during filming.
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8. Emma, 2020
The most recent film in this list, Jane Austen's adaption of Emma was partly filmed at Firle Place to depict Emma's home, Hartfield. Pictured: Bill Nighy, Mia Goth, Autumn de Wilde, Anya Taylor-Joy and Johnny Flynn attend the premiere of Emma.
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