Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Bullitt (1968)

dir. Peter Yates

Chicago mobsters chasing Johnny Ross – Chelsea Place off Bush Street, San Francisco, California

An unknown man asks if there’s a message for Mr. Ross – Mark Hopkins Hotel, 999 California Street, San Francisco, California.

The man makes a phone call – 242 Powell Street, San Francisco, California. The phone kiosk is no longer there.

Walter Chalmers' (Robert Vaughn) house – 2700 Vallejo Street, San Francisco, California.

The Daniels Hotel – 226 Embarcadero, San Francisco, California. The hotel was demolished during the redevelopment following the 1989 earthquake.

The hospital – San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, California.

Frank Bullitt (Steve McQueen) stops by his local grocery store – 1199 Clay Street, San Francisco, California.

Bullitt's apartment – 1153 Taylor Street, San Francisco, California.

Bullitt questioning the cab driver (Robert Duvall) – Bayshore Boulevard at Marin Street, San Francisco, California.

Bullitt makes a phone call while two mobsters watching him from their car – Powell Street at O’Farrell, San Francisco, California.

Chalmers serves a writ to Bullitt's captain (Simon Oakland) – Grace Cathedral, 1100 California Street, San Francisco, California.

Bullitt meeting with his informant – Enrico’s (now closed), 504 Broadway, San Francisco, California.

Bullitt returns to his car – Bayshore Boulevard at Marin Street, San Francisco, California.

The chase:
Bayshore Boulevard into Cesar Chavez Street, San Francisco, California.

Cesar Chavez Street at Precita Avenue, San Francisco, California.

From Precita Avenue into York Street, San Francisco, California.

York Street, San Francisco, California.

York Street at Peralta Avenue, San Francisco, California.

Peralta Avenue, San Francisco, California.

20th Street at Kansas, San Francisco, California.

Filbert Street at Taylor, San Francisco, California.

From Filbert Street into Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, California.

Columbus Avenue looking northwest, San Francisco, California.

Columbus Avenue at Chestnut Street, San Francisco, California.

Chestnut Street between Leavenworth and Jones, San Francisco, California.

Leavenworth Street at Chestnut, San Francisco, California.

Kansas Street at 20th Street, San Francisco, California.

Kansas Street looking north, San Francisco, California.

Larkin Street at Chestnut looking south, San Francisco, California.

Chestnut Street at Larkin looking east, San Francisco, California.

Jones Street between Chestnut and Lombard, San Francisco, California.

Taylor Street at Vallejo looking north, San Francisco, California.

Taylor Street at Union, San Francisco, California.

Taylor Street at Filbert looking south, San Francisco, California.

Larkin Street at Chestnut looking north, San Francisco, California.

Larkin Street looking north, San Francisco, California.

Larkin Street turning into Francisco Street, San Francisco, California.

Francisco Street at Polk, San Francisco, California.

Marina Boulevard between Webster and Fillmore, San Francisco, California.

Marina Boulevard, San Francisco, California.

University Street at Mansell, San Francisco, California.

McLaren Park, San Francisco, California.

Guadalupe Canyon Parkway, California.

Guadalupe Canyon Parkway approaching N. Hill Drive, Brisbane, California.

The mobsters' car crashes into a gas station – Guadalupe Canyon Parkway at N. Hill Drive, Brisbane, California. The gas station has since been demolished, and the office building at 150 N. Hill Drive stands in its place.

Bullitt’s girlfriend Cathy (Jacqueline Bisset) drives him to the Thunderbolt hotel to question Mrs. Simmons – 401 E. Millbrae Avenue, Millbrae, California. The area has since been redeveloped, and is barely recognizable.

Bullitt trying to Calm Cathy – Candlestick Point State Recreation Area, San Francisco, California. The Hunters Point Naval Shipyard is visible in the background.

Chalmers confronts Bullitt outside of the morgue – Ambulance Entrance at the Hall Of Justice, Harriet Street, San Francisco, California.

The showdown at the airport – San Francisco International Airport, San Mateo County, California.

See also...


Dirty Harry

In the Line of Fire

1 comment:

  1. Excellent. Great SF neighborhood stills of yesteryear!
    Haven't watched this in years, I'll have to re-watch...forgot how many neighborhoods here in SF are featured. Always felt that the city of San Francisco is almost it's own character in this classic SF movie.

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