The film is about a silverback gorilla named Ivan who lives in a cage at the mall and stars Bryan Cranston, along with the voices of Sam Rockwell, Angelina Jolie, and Helen Mirren.
Filming locations include:
- Silver Moon Drive-in
- Dixieland Elementary
- West Palm Drive
- And Southgate Shopping Center (which saw quite a few changes during its transition to the Big Top Mall)
Want to experience the film’s magic for yourself? We collaborated with local artist Josh “Bump” Galletta to create a map, featuring these film locations for you to drive by for a visit. (Fun fact: Bump created the map with the help of his kids.)
Check out a few other “Reel-y” cool flicks that were shot in Lakeland here.