The 15 Most Iconic Movie Landmarks In SF

Jan 11, 2013 at 1pm
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Photo by Thomas Hawk

In honor of our SF Film Redux screening of "So I Married An Axe Murderer" we've compiled a list of our favorite 15 iconic film locations shot in San Francisco (and nearby) to up your cred on Bay Area movie trivia.  

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Our picks (in no particular order):

1. Batman Forever

2. Raiders of the Lost Ark

3. Pursuit of Happyness

4. The Princess Diaries

5. X-Men: The Last Stand

6. Sister Act

7. Mrs. Doubtfire

8. Milk

9. Harold and Maude

10. Vertigo

11. Bullitt

12. Dirty Harry

13. The Rock

14. The Maltese Falcon

15. So I Married an Axe Murderer

For more on how to take a movie-inspired drive around the city, read our retracing of Bullitt's car chases or learn about Hitchcock's love affair with SF.

And of course, we'd love to hear your favorite SF-based movie in the comments below. Let us know which flicks (and locations) you would've added to your list.

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