Kevin Smith’s 1999 biblical comedy “Dogma” was primarily filmed in Pennsylvania, with some additional filming in New Jersey. The opening scene is set in Asbury Park, New Jersey. The scene was indeed actually filmed at the Asbury Park Boardwalk.
LOCATION: 1300 Ocean Ave N, Asbury Park, NJ 07712 (GPS coordinates: 40°13’22.4″N, 73°59’55.6″W)
The church featured prominently in the film is supposedly located in Red Bank, New Jersey, but can actually be found Pittsburgh. Cardinal Glick, played by George Carlin, introduces “Catholicism Wow!” and the famous “Buddy Christ” here. Later in the film, Loki and Bartleby, played by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, attempt to bring the apocalypse upon Earth in front of the church.
LOCATION: 130 Larimer Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Azrael, played by Jason Lee, sets up his base of operations at this home, also located in Pittsburgh.
LOCATION: 205 Red Oak Ct, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
Bethany, played by Linda Fiorentino, ends up broken down along the side of the road with Jay and Silent Bob on this bridge, located in Oakdale
LOCATION: Nike Site Rd, Oakdale, PA 15071 (GPS coordinates: 40°24’16.2″N, 80°09’11.4″W)
Rufus, played by Chris Rock, falls from the sky nude in this area.
Here is the area where the car breaks down, with this electrical tower visible behind Jay and Silent Bob.
Thanks to monrozombi for providing us the Azrael house and bridge locations.
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