Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Kern County, California, USA"


1. North by Northwest (1959)

Not Rated | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Mystery

8.4
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A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis

Votes: 243,411 | Gross: $13.28M

2. August: Osage County (2013)

R | 121 min | Drama

7.2
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58 Metascore

A look at the lives of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them.

Director: John Wells | Stars: Meryl Streep, Dermot Mulroney, Julia Roberts, Juliette Lewis

Votes: 74,094 | Gross: $37.74M

3. Five Easy Pieces (1970)

R | 98 min | Drama

7.5
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A dropout from upper-class America picks up work along the way on oil rigs when his life isn't spent in a squalid succession of bars, motels, and other points of interest.

Director: Bob Rafelson | Stars: Jack Nicholson, Karen Black, Billy Green Bush, Fannie Flagg

Votes: 27,922

4. McFarland, USA (2015)

PG | 129 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

7.4
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60 Metascore

Jim White moves his family after losing his last job as a football coach. He sees that some of the students are worth starting a cross-country team and turns seven students with no hope into one of the best cross-country teams.

Director: Niki Caro | Stars: Kevin Costner, Maria Bello, Ramiro Rodriguez, Carlos Pratts

Votes: 28,238 | Gross: $44.47M

5. Stagecoach (1939)

Not Rated | 96 min | Adventure, Western

7.9
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A group of people traveling on a stagecoach find their journey complicated by the threat of Geronimo and learn something about each other in the process.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine, John Carradine

Votes: 34,388

6. The Defiant Ones (1958)

Approved | 96 min | Crime, Drama

7.7
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Two escaped convicts chained together, white and black, must learn to get along in order to elude capture.

Director: Stanley Kramer | Stars: Tony Curtis, Sidney Poitier, Theodore Bikel, Charles McGraw

Votes: 10,499

7. Avenged (2013)

95 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

5.6
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A deaf girl is brutalized by a murderous gang who are then hunted by her when the bloodthirsty spirit of an Apache warrior inhabits her lifeless body.

Director: Michael S. Ojeda | Stars: Amanda Adrienne Smith, Marc Anthony Samuel, Rodney Rowland, Tom Ardavany

Votes: 2,723

8. The FP (2011)

R | 82 min | Comedy

5.6
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48 Metascore

In a post apocalyptic future, two rival gangs fight for control of Frazier Park by playing "Beat Beat Revelation", a deadly version of Dance, Dance, Revolution(TM).

Directors: Brandon Trost, Jason Trost | Stars: Jason Trost, Lee Valmassy, Art Hsu, Caitlyn Folley

Votes: 1,460 | Gross: $0.04M

9. Desert Son (2010)

Not Rated | 90 min | Drama

5.3
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A boy is abandoned in the heart of the desert by his step father. He takes refuge with two orphans who live in an abandoned mining town. The three kids struggle to survive through series of... See full summary »

Directors: James Mann, Brandon Nicholas | Stars: John Bain, Erica Curtis, Nathan Halliday, Bill Oberst Jr.

Votes: 218

10. Evil Grave: Curse of the Maya (2004)

90 min | Horror

2.4
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A couple purchases a house in the country only to find out a family was murdered. They uncover a curse which brings the dead back to life. It's "Dawn of the Dead" meets "28 Days Later".

Director: David Heavener | Stars: David Heavener, Amanda Bauman, Joe Estevez, Todd Bridges

Votes: 341

11. Texas Girl (2008)

19 min | Short, Drama

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Newlyweds, Charlie and Mi-Sook, return to Charlie's small Texas hometown when he is released from the Army. When the couple drifts apart due to their inability to facilitate Mi-Sook's ... See full summary »

Director: Hyung Hyup Kim | Stars: Camille Ameen, Sorel Carradine, Judith Drake, Reid Gormly

12. Tantrum (2017)

7 min | Short, Horror

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A babysitter has a very bad night.

Directors: Robin D. Fox, Nick Malik | Stars: Michael Massaad, Amanda McBride, Seth Vega, Audrey Vegafox

13. Four 1 Liberation Front (2008)

93 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.3
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The Four 1 Liberation Front is a really, really serious look at the crazy world of an all-American home-grown terrorist group. Shocking footage from the FBI's investigation, and a stringer ... See full summary »

Director: William Rice | Stars: Tim Dutaud, Jennifer Kamstock, Jim Trino, Scott McGlasson

Votes: 23

14. Justice on the Border (2011)

Not Rated | Action

4.8
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A crack Team of Army Rangers plans and executes a covert mission across the southern Arizona border into Mexico to rescue a young Hispanic female who has been kidnapped from Arizona into the sex slave trade by the Mexican drug cartel.

Director: Spencer Lighte | Stars: Spencer Lighte, Pete Freeland, Donnelle Russell, Joseph DiSparti

Votes: 19

15. Cruel and Unusual (2014)

52 min | Documentary, Crime, Drama

8.6
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Cruel and Unusual investigates the historic change to California's Three Strikes Law, which was the harshest sentencing law in the United States. The film tells the personal stories of ... See full summary »

Director: Sam Banning | Stars: Michelle Alexander, Mark Arnold, Erwin Chemerinsky, Steve Cooley

Votes: 14

16. Calvin Harris: Feel So Close (2011 Video)

4 min | Short, Music

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Music video for "Feel So Close" by Calvin Harris.

Director: Vincent Haycock | Star: Calvin Harris

17. Then Again (2013)

105 min | Drama

5.6
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Unfulfilled in her work at the local diner, Alex Carlson feels like a tiger trapped in a cage. Her dream of leaving Cooper Flats to pursue an art career seems to be fading. A sliver of hope emerges when prodigal son Chuck Crowley returns.

Director: Ayan Pratap | Stars: Aleece Jones, John Michael Herndon, Christopher Ivins, Aaron Burt

Votes: 222

18. The Gentleman Don La Mancha (2004)

65 min | Drama

8.4
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A modern day fable, based on the classic Don Quixote, set in a small town on the Texas-Mexican border. On one side, a gang of vigilante ranchers stands dead-set on rounding up illegal ... See full summary »

Director: Ted Roach | Stars: Jessica Amstone, Alex Black, Brad Gooding, Paul Grace

Votes: 33

19. All That You Love (2004)

15 min | Short, Drama

8.1
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Alfie Zimmer is a traveling salesman at the end of his road and ready to say goodbye. But there is one bizarre love he just can't seem to part with.

Director: Scott Albanese | Stars: Kent Vaughan, David Cherry, Ann Simmons, Shelby Dominique

Votes: 64

20. Near to Superstition (2017)

11 min | Short, Horror, Western

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Director: Elle Schneider | Stars: Darren Bailey, Reid Cox, Caroline Gayle, Ayla Glass

21. Oil Fields, Tanks and Lakes of Oil; Kern Co., Cal. (1903)

Documentary, Short

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22. A Simpler Time (2013)

11 min | Short, Thriller

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Director: Caleb Stenzinger | Stars: Alice Gardin, Jay Pennick

23. In the Land of the Free (2013)

16 min | Short, Drama

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When a well intentioned middle class American picks up a hitchhiker in need, no good deed goes unpunished, as he soon suspects the hitchhiker to be a terrorist.

Director: Sebastian Gawel | Stars: Bill Sarkisian, Akul Dang, Taylor Flowers, Brooks Hall

24. The Light (2006)

10 min | Short, Crime, Drama

5.7
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THE LIGHT portrays the loss of innocence - of life - and parallels good vs. evil, angels versus demons and light versus dark. As a young man, Adam, ventures away from the light, he finds ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Flynn | Stars: Brandan Halpin, Greg Suddeth, Richard Comeau, Giovanni Lopes

Votes: 11

25. Wrong Way Up (2004)

10 min | Short

7.1
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Matt and James try to smuggle a box of endangered tarantulas across the border into the United States but an encounter with the border patrol and an accident on a winding desert road turn their lives the wrong way up.

Director: Gabriel Hardman | Stars: Sandeep Bhojak, Sara Gibbons, Chet Grissom, Thomas Mills

Votes: 15

26. The Woods (I) (2014)

12 min | Short, Drama, Horror

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Three girls go on a relaxing forest bike ride, only things don't quite go as planned.

Director: James Armstrong | Stars: Alexis Dickey, Lina Green, Steve Judkins, Katie Rose Taylor

27. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: A Tale of Two Cities (1992)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell goes to Allensworth, established in 1908 and a state historic park since 1976. It was California's only town founded, financed, and governed by African Americans. Then he tours old and new Kernville as residents share their memories.

Star: Huell Howser

28. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Big Things in the Desert (1998)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell searches the desert for big things. He sees giant wind turbines near Palm Springs. At Boron he enters the state's largest open-pit mine and rides in a huge ore truck. He climbs a gigantic antenna dish at Goldstone Deep Space Network.

Star: Huell Howser

29. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Chavez Center (2012)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell tours the National Chavez Center in Keene. The 187-acre site of a former tuberculosis hospital became the UFW headquarters in the 1970s where Cesar Chavez lived and labored for migrant workers rights during his last quarter century.

Stars: Huell Howser, Paul Chavez, Cesar Chavez

30. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Kern River Preserve (2008)

27 min | Documentary

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Huell explores the 3,000-acre Kern River Preserve east of Isabella Lake. Managed by Audubon-California, it's one of the state's largest remaining riparian forest habitats and one of the best places to see birds including turkey vultures.

Star: Huell Howser

31. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Noriega's (2006)

26 min | Documentary

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Huell stops at Noriega's Basque Restaurant and Bar, a third-generation family business, in Bakersfield's Old Town Kern. He enjoys an amazing, traditional Basque lunch and is treated to wonderful stories about Basque culture in the area.

Star: Huell Howser

32. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Oil Workers (2010)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell recalls previous trips to Taft in 1995 and 2005 before returning for Oildorado Days of 2010, which is also the town's centennial. The event's highlight is the unveiling of a huge world-class bronze sculpture honoring oil workers.

Star: Huell Howser

33. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Petroglyphs (2008)

27 min | Documentary

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Huell tours Coso Rock Art District National Historic Landmark, inside Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, to see one of the highest concentrations of petroglyphs. Some may be up to 16,000 years old, with others made as recently as 1800.

Star: Huell Howser

34. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Randsburg (2008)

27 min | Documentary

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The historic mining town of Randsburg in eastern Kern County was established after the discovery of gold in 1895. Huell spends the day learning about the town's history and getting to know some of the colorful characters living there now.

Star: Huell Howser

35. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Tales from the Golden Empire (2012)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell spends a week in Kern County, also known as The Golden Empire, exploring out-of-the-way places and meeting a lot of nice people.

Star: Huell Howser

36. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Tejon Ranch (2006)

58 min | Documentary

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In this one-hour special about the 270,000-acre Tejon Ranch, Huell sees the diverse beauty of this enormous ranch and learns about its rich history.

Star: Huell Howser

37. Dead of Night (2013– )
Episode: The Manson Tunnel Murder (2013)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime

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On the Summer Solstice in 1990, a 21 yr-old UCLA student is found murdered in a train tunnel rumored to be a haven for Satanists.LAPD detectives soon learn the victim was studying Wicca and... See full summary »

Stars: Darrell Philip, Alfredo Antillon, Lydia Emily Archilbald, Gaylon Baker

38. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Under California (1994)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell traces the lives of two unique men who created two amazing underground sites: the Underground Gardens of Baldasare Forestiere in Fresno and Burro Schmidt's 2,000-foot-long tunnel through a mountain in the Mojave Desert.

Star: Huell Howser

39. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Windmills (2001)

28 min | Documentary

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Huell goes to Golden Gate Park to see restored Dutch Windmill and dilapidated Murphy Windmill, both built in the early 1900s to pump water for irrigation. Then he checks out cutting-edge wind turbines that generate power in Tehachapi Pass.

Star: Huell Howser