Most Popular "Oakland California" Titles
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1. Zodiac (2007)
R | 157 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac killer.
2. Moneyball (2011)
PG-13 | 133 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
Oakland A's general manager Billy Beane's successful attempt to assemble a baseball team on a lean budget by employing computer-generated analysis to acquire new players.
4. Fruitvale Station (2013)
R | 85 min | Biography, Drama, Romance
The purportedly true story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.
5. Amelia (2009)
PG | 111 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama
A look at the life of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 in an attempt to make a flight around the world.
6. Youth in Revolt (2009)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
While his trailer trash parents teeter on the edge of divorce, Nick Twisp sets his sights on dream girl Sheeni Saunders, hoping that she'll be the one to take away his virginity.
7. Romeo Must Die (2000)
R | 115 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
An avenging cop seeks out his brother's killer and falls for the daughter of a businessman who is involved in a money-deal with his father.
8. True Crime (1999)
R | 127 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Can an over-the-hill journalist uncover the evidence that can prove a death row inmate's innocence just hours before his execution?
11. The Mack (1973)
R | 110 min | Crime, Drama
Goldie returns from five years at the state pen and winds up king of the pimping game. Trouble comes in the form of two corrupt white cops and a crime lord who wants him to return to the ... See full summary »
15. Hells Angels on Wheels (1967)
Approved | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
At first gas station attendant Poet is happy when the rockers gang "Hell's Angels" finally accepts him. But he's shocked when he learns how brutal they are - not even murder is a taboo to ... See full summary »
16. Bee Season (2005)
PG-13 | 104 min | Drama
A wife and mother begins a downward emotional spiral, as her husband avoids their collapsing marriage by immersing himself in his 11 year-old daughter's quest to become a spelling bee champion.
17. Jack the Bear (1993)
PG-13 | 99 min | Drama
Danny De Vito is a professional clown, whose wife's death in a car accident has left him to care for his two young boys. Loving, but useless at the daily job of fathering, the onus falls on... See full summary »
18. Dream for an Insomniac (1996)
R | 90 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama
Girl leads a lonely life until she meets the boy of her dreams. The boy, however, has a live-in girlfriend.
19. The Violent Kind (2010)
R | 85 min | Horror
One night at a secluded farmhouse deep in the Northern California woods, a small group of hardened young bikers and their girlfriends are tormented when one of the girls becomes savagely ... See full summary »
20. In Justice (2006– )
60 min | Crime, Drama
David Swain is a successful lawyer with political aspirations and he decides to form an organization called the National Justice Project that sets out to help those who were wrongfully ... See full summary »
21. Thieves' Highway (1949)
Approved | 94 min | Drama, Film-Noir, Thriller
A war-veteran-turned-truck driver attempts to avenge the crippling and robbing of his father at the hands of an amoral produce scofflaw.
24. The Weather Underground (2002)
Unrated | 92 min | Documentary, History, War
The remarkable story of The Weather Underground, radical activists of the 1970s, and of radical politics at its best and most disastrous.
25. Dangerous Heart (1994 TV Movie)
R | 93 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller
A cop begins to turn to booze and coke during a tough undercover assignment. When a big drug-buy goes sour and the cop ends up with a million in cash, he decides to take off with the money.... See full summary »
26. Long Pants (1927)
60 min | Comedy
Harry Shelby has been kept in knee pants for years by his overprotective parents, but the day finally comes when Harry is given his first pair of long pants. Almost immediately, he is ... See full summary »
28. Robin's Hood (2003)
81 min | Drama
Robin is a social worker in Oakland on the verge of losing her job for getting too close to her clients; she's African-American and grew up in the neighborhood. She falls for Brooklyn, a ... See full summary »
30. Basketball 3:16 (2012)
98 min | Drama
Sometimes there comes a point in your life where you need to grow up, but only you know when that time comes. That time always comes in one shot and sometimes it's your last shot. The Lord ... See full summary »
32. The Pretty Boy Project (2006)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Sport
Is this your Mother's love story? No. Not really. Perhaps it's a story of hope? Let's hope not. Is it a story about achieving the impossible? HELL NO! It's a quirky, off centered tale of a ... See full summary »
33. Surviving the San Francisco Earthquake of 1989 (2004 TV Movie)
When a 7.1 earthquake explodes with the force of 2000 kilotons of TNT across San Francisco, citizens become heroes to save lives.
34. Kelly Loves Tony (1998)
60 min | Documentary
A rare glimpse into the lives of two young people struggling to make their relationship work in the face of overwhelming obstacles like parenthood, gender issues and cultural and educational differences.
35. A Sports Parade Subject: Crew Racing (1935)
Approved | 10 min | Documentary, Short
This short shows how the freshman squad of the University of California rowing team trains to become competent rowers. We see longtime coach Ky Ebright say goodbye to his departing seniors ... See full summary »
38. Guerrilla! (2006)
A mockumentary that delves into the insane chaos that ensues when a movie producer decides he can shoot two movies at the same time using the same cast and crew, all in the effort to save money.
Writers: Kieran C. Baroody, Bridget Evelyn, John Foutz, Dexter Goad, Matt McClure, Danielle Motley, Davis Osborne, Leah Marie Parker, Duane Saylor, Christopher Basil Tilleman, Vanelle | Director: John Foutz | Stars: Vanelle, Kieran C. Baroody, Chipper, Gabe Dimeglio
41. Dyke Central (2012– )
22 min | Comedy, Drama
Dyke Central is an Oakland-based dramedy that centers around 30-something butch roommates Alex and Gin. The first season sees Alex attempting to sustain her dysfunctional relationship with ... See full summary »
42. The Postwoman (2010)
Not Rated | 11 min | Short, Comedy, Romance
Unhappy in her relationship, Nia, a 30s graphic designer, develops a crush on her neighborhood Postwoman who shows her the true meaning of unconditional love.
46. Brooklyn Goes to San Francisco (1956)
Approved | 9 min | Short, Comedy
Phil Foster's Brooklyn character visits picturesque San Francisco and, in Brooklynese lingo, describes the sights and wonders and hilly terrain of the City By the Bay...the cable cars, Chinatown, the Presido, the Golden Gate Bridge, etc.
49. The Devotion Project: Listen from the Heart (2012)
10 min | Documentary, Short, Biography
Tracing the relationship of two women in Oakland, California, from their initial meeting and love affair, through the birth of their child, a boy with a heart condition who enriches their ... See full summary »
Director: Tony Osso