Filming Location Matching "Alcatraz Prison, Alcatraz Island, San Francisco Bay, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Catch Me If You Can (2002)
PG-13 | 141 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A seasoned FBI agent pursues Frank Abagnale Jr. who, before his 19th birthday, successfully forged millions of dollars' worth of checks while posing as a Pan Am pilot, a doctor, and a legal prosecutor.
Votes: 705,568 | Gross: $164.62M
2. The Book of Eli (2010)
R | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Votes: 268,326 | Gross: $94.84M
3. Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
PG | 112 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Alcatraz is the most secure prison of its time. It is believed that no one can ever escape from it, until three daring men make a possible successful attempt at escaping from one of the most infamous prisons in the world.
Votes: 103,657 | Gross: $43.00M
5. Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)
PG | 82 min | Action, Comedy, Family
The ongoing war between the canine and feline species is put on hold when they join forces to thwart a rogue cat spy with her own sinister plans for conquest.
Votes: 12,460 | Gross: $43.59M
7. Skidoo (1968)
R | 98 min | Comedy
Infamous psychedelic all-star comedy about ex-gangster Tony Banks, who's called out of retirement by mob kingpin God to carry out a hit on fellow mobster "Blue Chips" Packard. When Banks ... See full summary »
8. Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Not Rated | 147 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
A surly convicted murderer held in permanent isolation redeems himself when he becomes a renowned bird expert.
9. An Eye for an Eye (1981)
R | 106 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Sean Kane is forced to resign from the San Francisco Police Department's Narcotics Division when he goes berserk after his partner is murdered. He decides to fight alone and follows a trail... See full summary »
Votes: 3,166 | Gross: $7.68M
10. Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (1980 TV Movie)
196 min | Action, Drama, Crime
Fact based story of the lives and attempted 1962 escape of several inmates in the famous correctional facility. Young inmate Clarence Carnes masterminds a grand escape involving several ... See full summary »
12. The Way of the Master (2003–2014)
This is a new look at reality TV. Each program is 30 minutes of evangelist and author Ray Comfort and actor Kirk Cameron teaching Christians how to share their faith effectively and ... See full summary »
13. They All Come Out (1939)
Passed | 70 min | Crime, Drama
A "Crime Doesn't Pay" morality drama about a young man sentenced to a prison term and attempts by the system to rehabilitate jailed criminals.
Drama | Announced
Following a successful escape from Alcatraz island prison on that late night of June 11th 1962, escapee Frank Morris survives the harbor crossing of San Francisco Bay and sets off to make a new life for himself under a new identity.
16. The Rock (1967)
9 min | Short
This promotional short for the film Point Blank (1967) offers a behind-the-scenes look at shooting in the prison on Alcatraz Island with thoughts about the location from the director, cast, and a former inmate.
California's Gold (1991–2012)
27 min | Documentary
Alcatraz Island is well known as a federal penitentiary that housed the most notorious criminals from 1934 to 1963. Huell learns the prior history dating to the 1850s and tours the labyrinth of tunnels and rooms under "The Rock."
TV-PG | 43 min | Documentary, Mystery, Reality-TV
The Klinge Brothers bring their Everyday Paranormal team to Alactraz Island in San Fransico, California. Once the site of Alactraz Prison, it was considered to be one of the most dangerous ... See full summary »
Off Limits (2011– )
Making Gold, Escaping Alcatraz & Tunneling Under Grand Central
TV-PG | Documentary
Star: Don Wildman
California's Golden Parks (2002–2010)
27 min | Documentary
Huell tours a mostly forgotten part of Alcatraz history. Gardens had been on the island since the 1860s but fell into neglect after the prison closed in 1963. Now, a multi million-dollar restoration is under way by The Garden Conservancy.
Star: Huell Howser