The Wrong Mr. Wright

Release date:1927

Location(s):
  • Carmel

Description:

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

Fast and Furious

Release date:1927

Location(s):
  • Pebble Beach

Description:

Reginald Denny; Universal; auto racing scenes filmed at Indian Village near the 17 Mile Drive in Pebble Beach; a stunt driver was used for Denny in a racing scene after Denny was nearly involved in an accident with another racing car in an earlier scene.

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.

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.

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.

My Son

Release date:1925

Location(s):
  • Monterey Peninsula

Description:

Nazimova and Jack Pickford; silent film; actress Alla Nazimova was the legendary star of the Russian and American stage and of many silent Hollywood films, and was known simply as Nazimova; she retired from the screen in 1925 to return to the stage, "My Son" being her last film as a star; Nazimova reappeared on the screen in talking pictures in the early '40s in character roles; Jack Pickford was the brother of screen idol Mary Pickford; scenes filmed at Knotley (also known as Notley) Landing on the coast south of Carmel heading toward Big Sur.

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.