Movie Section: What is your favorite movies about in the state of California?
And/or even filmed in any in the state of California (e.g. Los Angeles, San Diego, San Jose, San Francisco, Frenso, Sacramento, Long Beach, Oakland, and any other cities in California)
IMO: Terminator 2: Judgment Day. (Los Angeles, CA)
- 11 months agoFavorite Answer
The Zodiac. Filmed in Benicia, not Vallejo and Lake Berryessa
I remember Mama-SF
The Maltese Falcon-Supposedly The City but actually Hollywood.
The Birds-SF and Bodega Bay
Up in Smoke-LA
Terminator III-LA and San Berdoo
East of Eden-Salinas
Rebel without a Cause-LA
The Wild One=Central Valley
The Rocketeer- actually filmed in Santa Maria
The Aviator -So. Ca
Star Trek, the voyage home (most of it in The City)
Escape from Alkatraz-SF bay
Back to the Future--LA, road to Jenner in Marin Cty, Thousand Oaks
BTTF 2- same
BTTF 2- same plus Roaring Camp and Big Trees
Tortilla Flat--Supposedly Monterey Bay but Hollywood
Erin Brockovich-LA and Hinckley CA
- ZekeLv 711 months ago
Back to the Future
- SnoopyLv 611 months ago
Singing in the rain.
Beverly hills cop.
- OliveLv 711 months ago
The Karate Kid, E.T. Dirty Harry Franchise, Halloween, Earthquake, The Wizard
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- duckbutter17Lv 711 months ago
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
- Mr MonsterLv 711 months ago
Back to the Future. It's such a great movie.
Honorable Mention: The Room. While The Room is a terrible movie, it brings me a lot of joy to watch it.
- Weasel McWeaselLv 711 months ago
The Rock.........many extensive scenes of San Fran.
- GuardianLv 711 months ago
Fast & Furious series - LA thugs.
Mask of Zorro - California in 1800s.
Volcano - dormant volcano in LA.
Born in East LA - LA. Fresno. Illegal migration/deportation.
Sister Act II - San Francisco.
Just Like Heaven - San Francisco.
Mrs. Doubtfire - San Francisco.
Princess Diaries - San Francisco.
Easy A - Ojai, CA.
Orange County - Orange Co.
Gone in 60 Seconds - Long Beach.