Cine Francisco at the San Francisco Public Library 6/20/19


bivoulab recommends as a good ‘all round’ overview of films set in San Francisco with ‘then and now’ comparisons of locations around the city.

Cine Francisco Film Running List

Part I – City of Distraction and Escape

Ask Me Don’t Tell Me (1961)

Woman on the Run (1950)

The Maltese Falcon (1941)

The Lineup (1958)

The Lady from Shanghai (1947) 

The Laughing Policeman (1973)

Amateur Camcorder (1986) – Drive on Embarcadero Freeway

Woman on the Run (1950)

The Man Who Cheated Himself (1950)

Point Blank (1967)

Vertigo (1958)

17 minute point:

Part II – The Toxic City 

Vertigo (1958)

The Love Bug (1968)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

Bullitt (1968)

The Lady from Shanghai (1947) 

D.O.A. (1949)

The Lady from Shanghai (1947) 

Vertigo (1958)

The Conversation (1974) 

37:11 minute point:

PART III – The Toxic City Continued… 

Crackers (1984)

Dirty Harry (1971)

San Andreas (2015)

Godzilla (2014)

Psych-Out (1968)

Mrs Doubtfire (1993)

The Sniper (1952)

The House on Telegraph Hill (1951)

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986)

Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

End 60 min mark

Bullitt car chase route


The Bullitt Chase updated

The Conversation Then and Now


San Francisco in Movies (note NOT a bivoulab compilation)