ARTS & CULTURE
09/24/2012 08:33 am ET

Art On The Big Screen: 10 Of The Most Memorable Museum Scenes in Film (SLIDESHOW)

From elaborate art heists to existential teenage crises to Russian period dramas, some of the most memorable moments in cinematic history have taken place inside the walls of art museums. Who could forget Cameron Frye's intimate exchange with a Georges Seurat or Peter Venkman's comical photo shoot with a possessed 17th century painting. You could blame it on Woody Allen, but there's no denying the role of the museum as one of film's most treasured settings.

So to celebrate art museums' mark on the big screen, we've put together a slideshow of the 10 most memorable museum scenes in film. Let us know what you think of our picks in the comments section below.

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10 Most Memorable Museum Scenes in Film

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