When you watch a memorable movie like Roxanne, the first thought of every fan is ‘Where was Roxanne filmed?’ Before we reveal the answer to this question, let’s first know about the movie. Roxanne is a British Romantic Comedy Based Film that got inspired by Edmond Rostand’s Play, ‘Cyrano de Bergerac’. This play was one of the remarkable works of Edmond Rostand’s, which got a lot of appreciation. The play was set in 1897, although the movie got released in 1987. Roxanne’s director is Fred Schepisi, an Australian Film director, producer, and screenwriter. The story revolves around a man with a big nose, C.D Bales who fell in love with a woman, Roxanne but she is in love with someone else.
Roxanne likes C.D as a friend and is in love with another man, Chris. This tale spins around the three of them and who’ll win Roxanne’s love? Laughable yet Romantic movies like these have won the hearts of millions. The Film is starring Steve Martin as C.D Bales, Daryl Hannah as Roxanne, Rick Rossovich as Chris McConnell, Shandra Beri as Sandy, Shelley Duvall as Dixie, and many others. You can watch this movie on Amazon Prime or Hulu.
The film opens with C.D Bales, fire chief of a small town in America near the Pacific Northeast. He is a Sensitive and Smart person who has an Alluring personality, the only problem is his freakishly large nose about which he is sensitive. His allergy to anesthesia ruins his plan to get his nose surgically corrected. Later in his town, an astronomy Ph.D. Student Roxanne comes to study on a comet in Summers. Everyone is attracted to her because of her charismatic personality and beauty.
Roxanne and C.D become friends although for C.D she is more than that. However, Roxanne is attracted to Chris, a nice-looking fireman with a sappy personality. Roxanne asks C.D about Chris as she’s mistaken and thinks he is intelligent and good-looking. After hearing Roxanne’s interests in him, he convinces C.D to write a letter on his behalf, one which will make him look Clever. After reading the letter Roxanne insists on meeting him personally. Chris and C.D then set a plan as Chris meets Roxanne with earphones on his ears and a hot to cover it. Due to some issue, Earphones doesn’t work and Chris almost ends up looking like a fool
After a few minutes, Chris requests C.D to take up his place and talk to Roxanne. He agrees and once again makes Chris look smarter. Roxanne is impressed and invites him over to stay for a night. When Roxanne goes out of the town for a week, he gives C.D her hotel address to give to Chris. However, C.D is the one who writes her incredible letters in the period when she is away. She surprises everyone by coming back early and asking Chris to meet her. C.D then runs to Chris’s to fill him in and get him ready to meet her, in between which C.D forgets his letter at Dixie’s, her God-sister.
Later, Chris leaves town with Sandy, a cafe owner. Meanwhile, Dixie gives C.D’s letter to Roxanne and asks C.D to come over. There is a big fight between C.D and Roxanne. After a while, when C.D is alone at the roof, Roxanne comes and patches up things with him. she also tells him that she named the comet after her father’s and his first name Charlie. Both of them confess their love and live happily.
About Roxanne filmed Scenes and Location:
Roxanne is an Incredible film with a beautiful filming location in Nelson, British Columbia. Roxanne filmed scenes at different spots throughout British Columbia. Some are Roxanne’s Home filmed in 1020 Sugar Mountain way, British Columbia; Fire Station filmed in 919 Ward street, Nelson; Dixie’s Cafe filmed in 524 Vernon Street, Nelson; Bar Exterior filmed in Vernon Street, Nelson.
Nelson is a queen city in the Southern Interior of British Columbia, Canada. From Early days, this city is known for restoring historic buildings. There are several things you can do in Nelson. You can do hiking up to Pulpit Rock, Driving the International Selkirk Loop, visiting Whitewater Ski Resort, going for Mountain Bike riding, standing under the famous Big Bridge, you can stroll around on the streets while enjoying the views. Nelson is quite popular among tourists’ dream places for its landmarks and beautiful legacy.