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This is one of the simplest ways of naming a work of fiction. Like Character Title, where the story is named after the main character in the story, The Place is where the main location is used in the title. The Place need not be where most of the action is set, it is sufficient for it to be important to the plot (or not even that, if the title is sloppy). If we don't know that the title is a place until near the end, then this place is The Namesake.

If it's just the name of the place, like Gotham, it would also go in One-Word Title.

If there is an actual 'The' at the start of the title, then it's also an example of The "The" Title. Location Song is a specifically musical subtrope.


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    Asian Animation 

    Comic Books 
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     Comic Strips 

    Fan Works 

    Films — Animation 

    Films — Live-Action 

    Fairy Tales 

    Literature 

    Live-Action TV 

    Music 
  • "Africa" by Toto
  • American Idiot, "Boulevard Of Broken Dreams", "Homecoming", and "Jesus of Suburbia" by Green Day
  • American Life, "American Pie", "Don't Cry For Me Argentina", "Hollywood", "I Love New York", and "La Isla Bonita" by Madonna
  • "California Girls" by Katy Perry
  • "Copacabana" by Barry Manilow
  • "Hello Seattle" by Owl City
  • Hotel California by Eagles
  • The albums Illinois and Michigan by Sufjan Stevens, as well as many individual songs, such as "Flint", "Romulus", "Wolverine" note , "For the Widows in Paradise, for the Fatherless in Ypsilanti", "Redford", "Decatur", "The Man of Metropolis Steals Our Hearts", "Jacksonville", "Peoria", "The Predatory Wasp of the Palisades...", "Chicago", "Springfield", "Pittsfield", "Eugene", and many others.
  • "Nobody's Home" by Avril Lavigne

    Pinball 

    Theater 

    Toys 

    Video Games 

    Web Comics 

    Web Original 

    Western Animation 

 
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