Live Poll: The First State Movies

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The First State is the official nickname of Delaware. Before its coastline was explored by Europeans in the 16th century, Delaware was inhabited by several groups of Native Americans, including the Lenape in the north and Nanticoke in the south. It was initially colonized by Dutch traders at Zwaanendael, near the present town of Lewes, in 1631. Delaware was one of the 13 colonies participating in the American Revolution. On December 7, 1787, Delaware became the first state to ratify the Constitution of the United States, and has since been known as "The First State" (source:
These movies have a connection with Delaware. They are (partially) filmed there or it's a topic in the story. Which movie (or movie poster) do you associate the most with Delaware?

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Gitte Løyche

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I haven't seen so many of these movies but though I don't know if it was especially "Delawarian", The Village was very good.
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