The fantasy comedy movie, Night At The Museum was released in the year 2006. The film was written and directed by Shawn Levy and was also written by Thomas Lennon and Robert Ben Garant.
The movie was based on the 1993 children’s book by Milan Trenc, a Croatian illustrator. Ben Stiller was cast for the main role and Carla Gugino, Dick Van Dyke, Mickey Rooney, Bill Cobbs, and Robin Williams were also part of the leading actors.
The film narrates a story of a father who was divorced. He applied for a job as night security at New York City’s American Museum of Natural History and he then found out that the exhibits that were animated by magical Egyptian artifacts came to life later that night.
When Was Night At The Museum Filmed?
Night At The Museum was released on 22nd December 2006 by 20th Century Fox. The film grossed about $574.5million worldwide. It was the 5th highest-grossing film of 2006 but earned different colors of reviews from critics.
Where Was Night At The Museum Filmed?
According to the producers, the film Night At The Museum was filmed and released on 22nd December, 2006 in two major places; Canada and New York, United States of America. Delving deeper, most of the filming was done in Vancouver, British, Columbia, Canada inside an art studio. Also, the museum where Larry Daley worked is reported to be a real place.
It is such an iconic institution which was founded in the year 1869. It comprises interconnected buildings with 45 exhibition halls, a planetarium, and a big library. Also, the museum hoards more than 34 million specimens of animals, plants, fossils, minerals, meteorites, and many cultural artefacts.
Producers of the film used the American Museum of Natural History which is located in Central Park West at 79th Street, Manhattan, New York, United States of America. Additionally, the producers did not use many locations for the filming of Night At The Museum this is why most parts of the film happened inside a museum.