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NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Filming Locations —

Albany, Alameda County: Golden Gate Fields ractrack.

Golden Gate National Recreation Area, Marin County.

Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County.

City and County of San Francisco: Bay Bridge. Hibernia Bank. Market Street. Shreve & Company at 200 Post Street. Chinatown. Russian Hill. Nob Hill. Mason, Taylor, and Jones Streets. North Beach. Postrio Restaurant.

Vallejo, Solano County: Mare Island.

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Two views of the San Francisco skyline from the Bay Bridge. The second includes the Ferry Building.
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This is the former Hibernia Bank, now used as a task force headquarters for the SFPD,
located at 1 Jones Street at McAllister and Market.
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This is the view back down Market Street towards the
Ferry Building. The white building on the far left is where the interview in Interview With the Vampire occurred.
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Two more views from the Hibernia Bank in Downtown San Francisco.
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This is the Golden Gate Fields racetrack in Albany, just north of the Berkeley border, west of Hwy 80.
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This heist scene was filmed at Post and Grant Streets, east of Union Square.
Shreve & Company is located at 200 Post Street.
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Here on Grant Street, at the beginning of the car chase, check out the movie poster in the J.C. Decaux booth — it's for The Rock, another film by a Disney company.
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The Chinatown Gates are at Bush and Grant Streets.
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I think this is south on Walter U. Lum, looking towards Clay. Portsmouth Square is on the left.
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Possibly northbound on Laguna near Sacramento.
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Corner of Taylor and Pacific Streets.
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Grace Cathedral, 1100 California Street at Jones.
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In real-life, south of Washington Street, the only road where the cable cars run north-south like this is Powell Street.
Most of these stunt shots were thus done on fake track laid down on Mason, Taylor, and Jones.
Some of the cable-car interiors were done on stages set up at Mare Island, Vallejo.
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This is the first block of Mason Street at Turk and Market.
The Ambassador Hotel is located at 55 Mason.
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Looking towards Broadway from the 200-block of Columbus.
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Postrio Restaurant, 545 Post Street at Mason.
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Ronnie Tate (Carmen Ejogo)'s apartment,
somewhere on Russian Hill.
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The big action finale was filmed on Mare Island in Vallejo.
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For the final Tahiti scenes, the establishing shot is simply stock-footage of Bora Bora,
while the rest of the scene was shot in Half Moon Bay, CA.

Metro (1997)
CAST: Eddie Murphy, Carmen Ejogo, Michael Rapaport, Donal Logue, Michael Wincott, Kim Miyori, Art Evans, Denis Arndt, Frank Sommerville, Malou Nubla, Paul Ben-Victor, Corie Henninger, Karen Kahn....
WRITER: Randy Feldman
PRODUCER: Roger Birnbaum, Riley Kathryn Ellis, Randy Feldman, Mark Lipsky, Ray Murphy Jr., George W. Perkins, Michael Waxman
DIRECTOR: Thomas Carter
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: William A. Elliott
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Fred Murphy
EDITOR: Peter E. Berger
LOCATIONS DEPARTMENT: Greg Lazzaro, Ellen Winchell-Lent, Laurie Noll, Saisie Jang, Thomas J. Healy IV, Kathryn Thourson, Matt V. Messina

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