The Unknown

Release date:1927

Location(s):
  • Pebble Beach

Description:

Joan Crawford and Lon Chaney; directed by Tod Browning; MGM; silent melodrama, weird story; scenes filmed in Pebble Beach.

The Wrong Mr. Wright

Release date:1927

Location(s):
  • Carmel

Description:

Jean Hersholt and Enid Bennett; directed by Carter deHaven; scenes filmed in Carmel.

A Woman of the Sea

Release date:1926

Location(s):
  • Monterey

Description:

Miss Purviance was Chaplin's girlfriend; the film was privately exhibited and may have only been shown once; it was never put into general release; scenes filmed at Fisherman's Wharf in Monterey and on Monterey Bay; two Monterey sardine boat crews, Angelo Lucido's and Peter Ferranti's, were used in the filming.

ProducerCharlie Chaplin

DirectorJosef Von Sternberg

Actor(s)

Edna Purviance

Married Alive

Release date:1926

Location(s):
  • Carmel Highlands
  • Pacific Grove

Description:

Margaret Livingston and Lou Telegen; William Fox Film Co.; comedy-drama; scenes filmed at Carmel Highlands and the beach at Pacific Grove; film crew stayed at the Highlands Inn.

Paid to Love

Release date:1926

Location(s):
  • 17 Mile Drive - Pebble Beach
  • Cypress Point - Point Lobos

Description:

George O'Brien, Virginia Valli, William Powell, Thomas Jefferson and J. Wilson McDonald; directed by Howard Hawks; Fox; scenes filmed at 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach and Cypress Point at Point Lobos, where a Monte Carlo set was built.

Sandy

Release date:1926

Location(s):
  • Carmel
  • Pebble Beach

Description:

Madge Bellamy and Leslie Fenton; directed by Harry Beaumont; a Jazz Age tragedy; scenes filmed at Carmel and Pebble Beach.

Tin Gods

Release date:1926

Location(s):
  • Old Hotel Del Monte - Monterey

Description:

Famous Players-Lasky production company headed by Allan Dwan; scenes filmed at the old Hotel Del Monte in Monterey.

Braveheart

Release date:1925

Location(s):
  • Monterey

Description:

Rod La Rocque and Tyrone Power Sr.; directed by Alan Hale; from the studios of Cecil B. De Mille; silent film; cavalry scenes filmed at the Presidio of Monterey, then a cavalry post; filming done here in October 1925 and was delayed three days because of fog.

Dark Angel

Release date:1925

Location(s):
  • Monterey County

Description:

Ronald Colman and Vilma Banky; directed by George Fitzmaurice; story by Frances Marion; Goldwyn First National; silent; Banky's first American film, her first teaming with Colman and a mid-1920s hit of colassal proportions; from a play by Guy Bolton; story about a blinded officer in World War I who tries to persuade his fiancee to marry another man without her knowing of his own infirmity.

Eve's Secret

Release date:1925

Location(s):
  • Carmel Beach

Description:

Betty Compson and Jack Holt; produced by Clarence Badger; taken from the book, "Moon-Flower"; scenes filmed at the beach in Carmel.