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SO I MARRIED
AN AXE MURDERER

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Filming Locations —

Alcatraz Island, San Francisco: Alcatraz Prison.

Cloverdale, Sonoma County: Cloverdale Airport.

Marin Headlands, Marin County.

Oakland, Alameda County: Dunsmuir House and Gardens.

City and County of San Francisco: Ferry Building. Vesuvio Café, 255 Columbus Avenue. Rococo Showplace, 165 -10th Street. Victorian Park. Diamond Heights. 305 Hugo Street. Union Street at Columbus. Prudente's Italian Deli, 1462 Grant Avenue. War Memorial. Golden Gate Bridge. Palace of Fine Arts. Sears Building. Bay Bridge. Coit Tower. Fog City Diner, 1300 Battery Street. Chronicle Newspapers, 901 Mission Street. Alamo Square. Aladdin Terrace off Taylor. Columbus at Taylor. Edinburgh Castle, 950 Geary Boulevard. St. John's Presbyterian Church, Lake & Arguello. Swedenborgian Church, 2107 Lyon Street. Golden Gate Bridge. Bayview-Hunters Point Warehouses.

Presidio of San Francisco (GGNRA / Presidio Trust), San Francisco: Battery East.

so i married an axe murderer
Establishing shot showing the Ferry Building.
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The exterior of the Café Roads was actually the
Vesuvio Café at 255 Columbus Avenue at Kerouac Alley, between Broadway and Pacific.
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This interior of the Café Roads was originally filmed at Picaro Café, 3120 -16th Street at Valencia, but Mike Myers demanded that these scenes be cut and they were reshot instead at the Rococo Showplace, 165 -10th Street at Howard.
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The cable car turn-around at Beach & Hyde Streets,
next to Victorian Park.
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South on Grant Avenue.
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Diamond Heights.
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The family home was filmed at 305 Hugo Street at 4th Avenue.
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Union Street at Columbus Avenue.
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Meats of the World was filmed at Prudente's Italian Deli, 1462 Grant Avenue at Union Street.
The customer holding the paper bag here was played by actress Kiki Douveas.
She and I took acting classes together at U.C. Berkeley's Dramatic Arts Department in 1997-1998.
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The police station was shot at San Francisco's War Memorial on Van Ness Avenue,
between McAllister and Grove, across the street from City Hall.
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This outdoor café set was specially constructed at Battery East within the Presidio near the Golden Gate Bridge.
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The Palace of Fine Arts, the last remaining building from the Panama-Pacific Exposition of 1915.
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Nancy Travis' place was filmed at live-work lofts converted from the old Sears Building
near Valencia and Cesar Chavez (then Army Street).
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Bay Bridge.
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Coit Tower in Pioneer Park on Telegraph Hill.
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Various exteriors and interiors of the former prison on Alcatraz Island.
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Fog City Diner, 1300 Battery Street at the Embarcadero.
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San Francisco Chronicle, 901 Mission Street at 5th Street.
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Alamo Square, bounded by Steiner, Fulton,
Scott, and Hayes Streets.
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Mike Myers' place was at Aladdin Terrace in North Beach.
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The first picture shows Aladdin Terrace, off of Taylor Street, between Filbert and Union.
The second one, a composited image, is looking north up Taylor Street from Filbert.
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San Francisco skyline.
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This was the roof of the same former Sears Building.
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The exterior of the Cock o' the North was filmed on the
900 block of Columbus Avenue at Taylor & Chestnut.
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The interior was at Edinburgh Castle,
950 Geary Street at Larkin Street.
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St. John's Presbyterian Church, 25 Lake Street at Arguello.
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The wedding reception was filmed at
Swedenborgian Church, 2107 Lyon Street at Washington.
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Golden Gate Bridge.
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These driving shots were done in the Marin Headlands.
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And this one was somewhere in the Presidio.
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These quick shots of Nancy Travis' former acquaintances were probably done
at the warehouse sets built at Bayview-Hunters Point.
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Another shot from the Bayview-Hunters Point warehouses.
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This strange shot is actually the Dunsmuir House, but with an extra tower and mountain ranges added by special effects.
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Interior and exterior of the Dunsmuir House, 2960 Peralta Oaks Court, Oakland.
A young Greg Germann, later of Ally McBeal and Sweet November, is in the first picture.
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Cloverdale Airport in Cloverdale, Sonoma County.
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Dunsmuir House.

So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
CAST: Mike Myers, Nancy Travis, Anthony LaPaglia, Amanda Plummer, Brenda Fricker, Matt Doherty, Charles Grodin, Phil Hartman, Debi Mazar, Steven Wright, Kiki Douveas, Michael Richards, Adele Proom, Kelvin Han Yee, Joe Bellan, Greg Germann, Bob Sarlatte....
WRITER: Robbie Fox
PRODUCER: Robert N. Fried, Jana Sue Memel, Bernard Williams, Cary Woods, Michelle Wright
DIRECTOR: Thomas Schlamme
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: John Graysmark
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Julio Macat
EDITOR: Colleen Halsey, Richard Halsey
LOCATIONS DEPARTMENT: Ellen Winchell-Lent, Gail Stempler, Laurie Noll

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