The Most California Movies of All Time

The Most California Movies of All Time

From the hills of San Francisco to the streets of Los Angeles, the Golden State plays a central character in many films throughout cinematic history. Sure, the film industry is based here, but our region's pastoral landscapes, beautiful beaches and gritty urban expanses make for an irresistible backdrop for filmmakers everywhere. To commemorate California's celluloid story, here are some movies that show some West Coast pride.


From the hills of San Francisco to the streets of Los Angeles, the Golden State plays a central character in many films throughout cinematic history. Sure, the film industry is based here, but our region's pastoral landscapes, beautiful beaches and gritty urban expanses make for an irresistible backdrop for filmmakers everywhere. To commemorate California's celluloid story, here are some movies that show some West Coast pride.
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