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Don2 Indian fans flocking to Berlin in huge numbers

BANGALORE, India - You could well say that Don2 has Shah Rukh Khan and Berlin in stellar roles.

Kazakhstan’s foreign minister thanks Borat for boosting tourism

Yerzhan Kazykhanov, Kazakhstan's foreign minister thanked the character played in the hit film by Sacah Baron Cohen for boosting tourism, despite the fact Borat is sexist, homophobic and anti-semitic.

Ireland hopes Bollywood flick brings more Indian tourists

Irish tourism chiefs plan to use a Bollywood film to bring more Indian visitors to Ireland.The movie Ek Tha Tiger - meaning Once There Was A Tiger - was shot in Dublin last September.

New Pirates of the Caribbean filmed in Puerto Rico to encourage...

Puerto Rico has recently become one of the hot filming locations for the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean film, On Stranger Tides, released in UK cinemas today.

“Piranha 3D” could take a bite out of Lake Havasu tourism

“Piranha 3D,” out Friday, is set on “Lake Victoria” – a fictional popular tourist destination where spring breakers find themselves attacked by vicious fish.

Toronto hopes for tourism boost from “Scott Pilgrim”

TORONTO — Tourism officials are hoping Michael Cera's upcoming comedy "Scott Pilgrim vs.

Film was tourist horror show for small town

BURKITTSVILLE, Md. - It's been 11 years since the makers of "The Blair Witch Project" set their horror movie in the middle of nowhere and changed the little town of 180 people forever.

Visit Nottingham: New Robin Hood flick will help to take from...

Robin Hood took from the rich to give to the poor.

Oxford tourism hopes for a boost from Alice in Wonderland

Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland film could boost Oxford tourism. Oxford's tourism authorities think that the film will encourage tourists to visit the city's locations that inspired Lewis Caroll.

Movie map helps UK visitors plan Sherlock Holmes-themed adventures

Tourists are being encouraged to embark on their own mystery adventure ahead of the launch of the new Sherlock Holmes film.

Shark movie scares tourism chiefs

Tourism operators are bracing for the release of a film that depicts the Great Barrier Reef as a hunting ground for man-eating great white sharks.

“Third Man” tourism is booming in Vienna

VIENNA - Sachertorte. Magnificent palaces. Splendid museums.

Santa Barbara wine country still a draw for “Sideways” tourists

In the wine country north of Santa Barbara, the global economic crisis has drained wine sales, sapped tourist spending and siphoned away hotel profits.

Iceland – get the idea

Iceland’s best-known movie director, Baltasar Kormakur, is right now working on a new high-budget Viking movie.

Midwest hopes for ‘Public Enemies’ tourism

MILWAUKEE - The movie "Public Enemies" doesn't open for months, but states including Illinois are readying for the onslaught of attention related to the film.

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ boosts Mumbai tourism

Nominated for 10 Oscars and a best-picture favorite heading into Sunday's Academy Awards, the popular Slumdog Millionaire is translating to more rubberneckers in the Mumbai, India, slum where it was f

Spain joins in the celluloid titillation in new tactic to woo...

A threesome with a simmering painter versus lust in the dust with a brooding drover are the competing fantasies being offered to international travellers as Australia and Spain go head to head in the

Tourism delighted with Australia publicity

Tourism Australia say they are already benefiting from the publicity surrounding the film Australia, with people flocking to websites to watch the new advertising campaign linked to the movie.

Bollywood movie seen as a ‘powerful postcard’ for Miami

In a Mumbai theater last weekend, about 80 travel agents, tour operators and travel writers sat down for a screening of Dostana, the latest blockbuster to hit Indian movie screens.

Movie magic just tourism fantasy

The global economic downturn and escalating fuel costs are affecting long-haul tourism from overseas, with foreign visitation numbers stagnating since the Sydney Olympics.

The movie Australia sets scene for tourism coup

Australia hopes to cash in on Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman's love affair in Baz Luhrmann's latest film.Australia is expected to do more for tourism than any other film since Crocodile Dundee in 1986.Set in northern Australia in the 1930s, the film stars Kidman as Lady Sarah Ashley.