Most Popular Monterey California Movies and TV Shows
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1. Big Little Lies (2017– )
TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The apparently perfect lives of upper-class mothers, at a prestigious elementary school, unravel to the point of murder when a single-mother moves to their quaint Californian beach town.
2. East of Eden (1955)
PG | 118 min | Drama
A wilful young man contends against his brother for the attention of their religious father while reconnecting with his estranged mother and falling for his brother's girlfriend.
3. Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974)
PG | 112 min | Drama, Romance
A recently widowed woman is on the road with her precocious young son, determined to make a new life for herself as a singer.
Votes: 19,417 | Gross: $18.60M
5. Play Misty for Me (1971)
R | 102 min | Drama, Thriller
A brief fling between disc jockey Dave Garver (Clint Eastwood) and obsessed female fan Evelyn Draper (Jessica Walter) takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman, Tobie Williams (Donna Mills), enters the picture.
Votes: 23,703 | Gross: $10.60M
6. One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Not Rated | 141 min | Drama, Western
After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California.
7. The Sandpiper (1965)
TV-14 | 117 min | Drama
A free-spirited single mother forms a connection with the wed headmaster of an Episcopal boarding school in California.
Votes: 2,660 | Gross: $15.26M
9. Tortilla Flat (1942)
Passed | 105 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Danny, a poor northern Californian Mexican-American, inherits two houses from his grandfather and is quickly taken advantage of by his vagabond friends.
12. Susan Slade (1961)
Not Rated | 116 min | Drama
Premarital sex, secrets, and society. At 17, shy Susan Slade is on her way to California after a ten-year stay at a remote Chilean mine where her father was chief engineer. Onboard ship, ... See full summary »
13. Seven Cities of Gold (1955)
Approved | 103 min | Adventure, Biography, History
In 1769, a Spanish expedition to California seeks to conquer the land and discover its famed gold treasures while missionaries aim to gain new converts and establish a network of Catholic missions.
14. The Lady Says No (1951)
Not Rated | 80 min | Comedy
A woman writes a best-selling book for women warning them about the "dangers" of men. A handsome photographer for a national magazine arrives in her town to do a feature story on her. Complications ensue.
15. Chandler (1971)
GP | 85 min | Crime, Drama
A hardboiled aging private eye is hired to find and protect a missing government witness sought after by the gangsters. The witness is a beautiful French woman and even the cops can't be trusted. The case is tough, but so is Chandler.
16. Always in My Heart (1942)
Passed | 92 min | Drama, Musical
After many years, MacKenzie Scott is pardoned from prison, but his wife is already involved with another man. Nevertheless, he travels incognito to his family's town. There he befriends his... See full summary »
17. Thumb Tripping (1972)
R | 94 min | Drama
An adventurous couple of hitchhikers decides to accept every ride that is offered to them. no matter how odd the driver might be. They'll get more than they bargained for.
18. Kit Carson (1940)
Passed | 97 min | Biography, Romance, Western
Indian fighter, trapper and frontier scout Kit Carson leads a wagon train of settlers from Fort Bridger, along the Oregon Trail through Shoshone territory, to California which plans to secede from Mexico.
20. Pirates of Monterey (1947)
Passed | 77 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
A woman journeys to Spanish California to marry a Spanish officer, but on the way she meets and falls in love with an American adventurer who is part of a movement to overthrow the Spanish in California.
22. Gun Battle at Monterey (1957)
Approved | 67 min | Romance, Western
Reno and Turner are partners who robbed the express in Monterey. But when Turner wants to leave the partnership, Reno shoots him and leaves him for dead. But Turner is found by Maria and ... See full summary »
24. Window to the Sea (2006 TV Movie)
TV-G | 56 min | Documentary
A behind-the-scenes look at the work of four major U.S. aquariums: the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago, the New England Aquarium in Boston, Monterey Bay Aquarium in California, and the Waikiki Aquarium in Hawaii.
25. The Spy Ring (1938)
Passed | 61 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
Two American-army officers are working on a new type of machine-gun for anti-aircraft warfare, when one of them is murdered. The other vows to get the spies that are after the invention and avenge his friend's death.
26. The Vigilantes Are Coming (1936)
Approved | 229 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
A masked hero called "The Eagle" leads California ranchers in a struggle against Russian Cossacks who are plotting to take over California and turn it into a Russian colony.
27. Robin Hood of Monterey (1947)
Passed | 55 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
Eduardo Belmonte overhears his new step-mother, Maria, and her lover, Don Ricardo Gonzales plotting to take over the Belmonte rancho on the night of the fiesta given by her husband, Don ... See full summary »
28. Rose of the Rancho (1914)
Passed | Action, Adventure, Romance
Esra Kincaid takes land by force and, having taken the Espinoza land, his sights are set on the Castro rancho. US government agent Kearney holds him off till the cavalry shows up and he can... See full summary »
Votes: 20 | Gross: $0.09M
29. Bells of San Fernando (1947)
Passed | 75 min | Drama, History, Western
Mendoza ruthlessly controls the valley of San Fernando and his men guard the only entrance. When Mendoza announces he will marry Michael's girl friend Maria, Michael plans an escape. He ... See full summary »
30. The Canyon of Adventure (1928)
Passed | Action, Adventure, Romance
Set in the days before California became a state, Steven Bancroft, a young officer in the U. S. Calvary, is given the assignment of ensuring that dirty-work by agents of Spain, Mexico or ... See full summary »
31. Don Ricardo Returns (1946)
Passed | 63 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
After being shanghaied in a plot to have him declared dead and take over his ranchero and other properties, Don Ricardo, disguised as a peon, returns to Old California, and begins the fight... See full summary »
32. Stagecoach to Monterey (1944)
Approved | 55 min | Action, Adventure, Western
Barstow and Stevens are forcing the local printer to print fake silver certificates which they then sell. Treasury Agents Chick Weaver and Throckmorton Snodgrass arrive working under cover.... See full summary »
33. Enduring Democracy: The Monterey Petition (2019)
60 min | Documentary, History, News
Encouraged by John Steinbeck, a group of women activists confront economic racism against Japanese Americans in 1940s Monterey, California. At a time when the fear of WWII gripped our ... See full summary »
35. Monterey Shore Diving (2000 Video)
Not Rated | 95 min | Documentary
Monterey Shore Diving is video all about SCUBA diving along the beautiful coat of Monterey California. This program features: fourteen of Monterey's most popular shore diving sites, four ... See full summary »
Director: Carl Miller
Point Shoot 'n' Eat (2015– )
110 - The Shape of the Mind in 4K
Short, Reality-TV, Talk-Show
Host Garett Weston Thomas discusses the widest range of topics yet in this vlog entry, first for 2018, on a rainbow spectrum ranging from epileptic status and fried chicken to LGBT indies ... See full summary »
Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
California Gold Rush in Reverse
TV-PG | 25 min | Western
After gold is discovered in California, Lt. Beale endeavors to be the first to make it back east with a sample of the precious mineral. His travels involve escaping Mexican bandits.
State Trooper (1956– )
Coate of Many Colors
30 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama
Blake's murder investigation reveals that the victim lived a double-life - that of a ordinary cowhand and a famous artist.
41 min | Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Random underwater encounters raise questions and concerns among scientists, naval officials and civilians.
Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Matter of Honor
TV-PG | 30 min | Western
Lieutenant Benson's fiance likes the finer things in life but an army pay isn't enough to provide them. She tries to persuade Benson to sell military secrets in a scheme to get more money. The officer must decide what is more important.
Big Little Lies (2017– )
TV-MA | 51 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
A suspicious death at an elementary school fundraiser draws attention to the frictions among three mothers and their families.
House Hunters (1999– )
The Million-Dollar Compromise of School District Vs. Space
TV-G | 22 min | Reality-TV
A family makes a million dollar compromise in Carmel, CA.
Star: Andromeda Dunker
Brothers & Sisters (2006–2011)
TV-PG | 43 min | Drama
Nora is so happy about her writing class that she decides to ask her teacher out. Kitty must go to Senator McCallister's home town on campaign work, and Sarah joins her for the weekend. Chad tells Kevin he finally wants to come out.