Films Made in Sacramento and Surrounding Areas

1920 Huckleberry Finn William Desmond Taylor (director) Famous Players-Lasky Artcraft, Paramount Sacramento River
1928 Steamboat Bill Jr. Charles Reisner (director), Buster Keaton (star) United Artists Old Sacramento
1939 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Richard Thorpe (director), Mickey Rooney (star) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Sacramento River
1960 Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Michael Curtiz (director), Tony Randall (star) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Sacramento River
1979 The Jericho Mile Michael Mann (director), Peter Strauss (star) ABC Circle Films, ABC Folsom Prison
1979 Captain America II: Death Too Soon Reb Brown (star), Ivan Nagy (director) Universal Television, NBCUniversal/Disney Folsom Dam
1986 River's Edge Crispan Glover (star), Keanu Reeves (star) Herndale Film Corp, Island Pictures American River
1989 Pink Cadillac Buddy Van Horn (director), Clint Eastwood (star) Warner Bros. Capitol Mall
1992 American Me Edward James Olmos (director, star) Olmos/YOY, Universal Pictures Folsom Prison
2005 Memoirs of A Geisha Rob Marshall (director) Dreamworks, Columbia Pictures Sacramento River
2013 Frances Ha Greta Gerwig (director) RT Features, IFC Films Sacramento
2015 All Things Must Pass Colin Hanks (writer/director) FilmRise Tower Records
2017 Lady Bird Greta Gerwig (writer/director), Saoirse Ronan (star) Scott Rudin Productions Sacramento River

See also: Creative Freedom in the World of Indie Filmmaking

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