Many of Your Favorite Films Have Been Shot in San Pedro

San Pedro is a favorite location for filming both movies and television programs, along with commercials.

Hundreds of films have been shot in whole or part within the Los Angeles Harbor area, dating to the earliest days of the U.S. cinema industry. Below is a list of many films and television programs shot in San Pedro. There are many more, of course, and as you travel around town you might start to recognize locations that were used for programs and films you have seen.
500 Days of Summer
A Few Good Men
A Man Apart
A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master
A Walk in the Clouds
ABC Family Bunheads
An Innocent Man
Batman & Robin
Beverly HIillbillies
Beverly Hills Ninja
Boyz in the Hood
Catch Me If You Can
Charlie’s Angels
Clear and Present Danger
Close Encounters of the Third Kind
Devil’s Angels
Dick Tracy vs. Crime, Inc.
Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Fight Club
Friendly Fire
Get Smart
Gone in Sixty
Here Comes The Navy
In Security
In the Picture
It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
King Kong
Melrose Place
Modern Times
Monk, The O.C., Strong Medicine, 7th Heaven, The Practice
Naked Gun 3 1/2
Nothing Sacred
One Night at McCool’s
Pearl Harbor
Primary Colors
Private Benjamin
Raging Bull
Red Dragon
Some Kind of Wonderful
Starsky & Hutch
Sunken City
Surf Nazis Must Die
The Abyss
The Black Dahlia
The Finder
The Fugitive
The Hunt for Red October the 1990 film based on the best-selling novel of the same name.
The Long Voyage Home
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
The Mentalist
The Midnight Meat Train
The Most Dangerous
The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear
The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
The Rock
The Thin Red Line
The Usual Suspects
Three’s Company
To Live and Die in L.A.
Wanted: Dead or Alive
Wild Things.
Win a Date with Pat Hamilton
You Me & Dupree
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