Filming Location Matching "Edwards Air Force Base, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Iron Man (2008)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
79 Metascore

After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.

Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard, Jeff Bridges

Votes: 895,792 | Gross: $318.41M

2. Man of Steel (2013)

PG-13 | 143 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
55 Metascore

Clark Kent is an alien who as a child was evacuated from his dying world and came to Earth, living as a normal human. But when survivors of his alien home invade Earth, he must reveal himself to the world.

Director: Zack Snyder | Stars: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon, Diane Lane

Votes: 664,047 | Gross: $291.05M

3. Transformers (2007)

PG-13 | 144 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
61 Metascore

An ancient struggle between two Cybertronian races, the heroic Autobots and the evil Decepticons, comes to Earth, with a clue to the ultimate power held by a teenager.

Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson

Votes: 579,359 | Gross: $319.25M

4. Armageddon (1998)

PG-13 | 151 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
42 Metascore

After discovering that an asteroid the size of Texas is going to impact Earth in less than a month, N.A.S.A. recruits a misfit team of deep core drillers to save the planet.

Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Bruce Willis, Billy Bob Thornton, Ben Affleck, Liv Tyler

Votes: 380,566 | Gross: $201.57M

5. Iron Man 2 (2010)

PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
57 Metascore

With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy.

Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow, Don Cheadle

Votes: 684,559 | Gross: $312.43M

6. Deep Impact (1998)

PG-13 | 120 min | Action, Drama, Romance

6.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
40 Metascore

Unless a comet can be destroyed before colliding with Earth, only those allowed into shelters will survive. Which people will survive?

Director: Mimi Leder | Stars: Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni, Elijah Wood, Morgan Freeman

Votes: 154,901 | Gross: $140.46M

7. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)

PG-13 | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
35 Metascore

Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.

Director: Michael Bay | Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson

Votes: 372,350 | Gross: $402.11M

8. I Dream of Jeannie (1965–1970)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A United States astronaut finds his life vastly complicated when he stumbles on to a bottle containing a female genie.

Stars: Barbara Eden, Larry Hagman, Bill Daily, Hayden Rorke

Votes: 12,004

9. From the Earth to the Moon (1998)

TV-14 | 60 min | Action, Drama, History

8.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Dramatized portrayal of the Apollo manned space program.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Nick Searcy, Lane Smith, David Andrews

Votes: 10,298

10. The Right Stuff (1983)

PG | 193 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
91 Metascore

The story of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and their macho, seat-of-the-pants approach to the space program.

Director: Philip Kaufman | Stars: Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris, Dennis Quaid

Votes: 53,652 | Gross: $21.50M

11. Firefox (1982)

PG | 136 min | Action, Adventure, Thriller

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
44 Metascore

A pilot is sent into the Soviet Union on a mission to steal a prototype jet fighter that can be partially controlled by a neuralink.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Clint Eastwood, Freddie Jones, David Huffman, Warren Clarke

Votes: 23,945 | Gross: $46.71M

12. Airport 1975 (1974)

PG | 107 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
50 Metascore

A 747 in flight collides with a small plane, and is rendered pilotless. Somehow the control tower must get a pilot aboard so the jet can land.

Director: Jack Smight | Stars: Charlton Heston, Karen Black, George Kennedy, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

Votes: 8,981 | Gross: $47.29M

13. The Six Million Dollar Man (1973 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 90 min | Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

After an astronaut and test pilot is catastrophically mutilated in a test plane crash, he is rebuilt and equipped with nuclear powered bionic limbs and implants.

Director: Richard Irving | Stars: Lee Majors, Barbara Anderson, Martin Balsam, Darren McGavin

Votes: 3,516

14. Race to Space (2001)

PG | 104 min | Drama, Family

5.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

In the 1960s a young woman works at NASA as an animal trainer responsible for the chimpanzee who will go into space.

Director: Sean McNamara | Stars: Alex D. Linz, William Atherton, James Woods, Annabeth Gish

Votes: 852

15. Jet Pilot (1957)

Approved | 113 min | Action, Drama, Romance

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Air Force Colonel Jim Shannon is tasked to escort a defecting Soviet pilot who is scheming to lure Shannon to the USSR.

Director: Josef von Sternberg | Stars: John Wayne, Janet Leigh, Jay C. Flippen, Paul Fix

Votes: 2,019

16. Toward the Unknown (1956)

Approved | 115 min | Drama, History, Romance

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

At the dawn of supersonic flight in the 1950s a group of Edwards Air Force Base experimental aircraft test pilots push themselves to the limit.

Director: Mervyn LeRoy | Stars: William Holden, Lloyd Nolan, Virginia Leith, Charles McGraw

Votes: 498

17. John Goldfarb, Please Come Home! (1965)

96 min | Comedy

5.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

During the Cold War, John Goldfarb (Richard Crenna) crashes his spy plane in the Middle East and is taken prisoner by the local government. His captor, King Fawz (Sir Peter Ustinov), soon ... See full summary »

Director: J. Lee Thompson | Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Peter Ustinov, Richard Crenna, Jim Backus

Votes: 595

18. X-15 (1961)

107 min | Drama, History

5.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

During the Cold War in the 1960s the U.S.A.F.and NASA tested the experimental rocket-powered aircraft X-15 that set altitude and speed records and reached the edge of outer space.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: David McLean, Charles Bronson, Ralph Taeger, Brad Dexter

Votes: 514

19. Men Into Space (1959–1960)

30 min | Sci-Fi

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The adventures of Colonel Ed McCauley, head of the American space program. He battles saboteurs, budget cuts, defective equipment and other problems in outer space.

Stars: William Lundigan, Joyce Taylor, Charles Herbert, Tyler McVey

Votes: 150

20. The Disappearance of Flight 412 (1974 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 72 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

4.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

During a radar test mission, Flight 412 witnesses the disappearance of 2 fighter-jets scrambled to intercept a UFO but the Air Force is determined to cover-up the incident.

Director: Jud Taylor | Stars: Glenn Ford, Bradford Dillman, David Soul, Robert F. Lyons

Votes: 477

21. The Legend of Pancho Barnes and the Happy Bottom Riding Club (2009 Video)

Not Rated | 65 min | Documentary

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A documentary profile of Pasadena society girl turned adventurer and aviator, Florence Lowe "Pancho" Barnes. In the 1920's and 30's, Barnes was Hollywood's top woman stunt pilot. In the ... See full summary »

Director: Amanda Pope | Stars: Tom Skerritt, Kathy Bates, Buzz Aldrin, Jordan Black

Votes: 62

22. The Courage and the Passion (1978 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

6.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The lives and loves of a group of U.S. Air Force test pilots on a sprawling airbase called Joshua Tree.

Director: John Llewellyn Moxey | Stars: Vince Edwards, Desi Arnaz Jr., Trisha Noble, Linda Foster

Votes: 19

23. Project 12 (2012)

Not Rated | 107 min | Sci-Fi

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A team of anonymous military and government servicemen are assigned to a secret project at Nevada Test Site (also known as Area 51).

Director: Gary Ambrosia | Stars: Tom Riordan, Gary Ambrosia, Michael Laurin, Daniel Bridges

Votes: 67

24. Thundering Jets (1958)

Approved | 73 min | Action, Drama, War

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Captain Steve Morley (Rex Reason) must evaluate how the men under his command react to pressure and stress at high altitudes in the latest jet fighters, with the usual romantic subplot ... See full summary »

Director: Helmut Dantine | Stars: Rex Reason, Dick Foran, Audrey Dalton, Barry Coe

Votes: 40

25. James May on the Moon (2009 TV Movie)

60 min | Documentary

8.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

James May commemorates the 40th anniversary of the Apollo moon landings.

Director: Paul King | Stars: James May, Alan Bean, Charles Duke, Harrison Schmitt

Votes: 214

26. The Real Stuff (2016)

78 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

THE REAL STUFF is a rare behind-the-scenes look at what it was really like to be an astronaut on one of the most dramatic flights of the Space Shuttle-the 1997 rescue mission to the Russian Mir space station.

Director: Daniel Wetherbee

27. Hyperspeed (2006)

47 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Bob Budell, Steve David, Dan DeLong, Bill Eckberg

28. Counter-Fit (2006)

10 min | Short

8.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Tim Lowry | Stars: Erin McNamara, Tim Lowry, Mike Capozzi, Dan Magner

Votes: 15

29. Thunder in the Desert (2005 TV Movie)

65 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Thunder in the Desert is a behind the scenes look at the most amazing flight test facility on earth-Edwards Air Force Base. This Documentary includes interviews from pilots, experts and ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Jennings | Stars: Joe Engle, Colonel Fontaine, Pete Knight, Chuck Yeager

30. NASA Remembers Neil Armstrong (2012 TV Movie)

Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Guy Noffsinger

31. Army Test and Evaluation Command (1965)

30 min | Short, Documentary, War

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The United States Army's organization for the testing and evaluation of new weapons systems, transportation vehicles, and armament is described in this documentary short film. Various ... See full summary »

Star: Vic Morrow

32. The Missile Merchants (1985 TV Movie)

30 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A behind-the-scenes look at California's booming but controversial $27 billion defense industry, focusing on the MX missile, the Trident II submarine launched missile, and the B-1 bomber.

Stars: Gordon Adams, Bob Anderson, Dan Brown, Eugene Carroll

33. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)
Episode: Genesis: Part 1 - September 13, 1956 (1989)

TV-PG | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Although the Project Quantum Leap isn't ready yet, Sam Beckett doesn't listen to supercomputer Ziggy, hops into the Accelerator and leaps. As Tom Stratton, an Air Force test pilot about to ... See full summary »

Director: David Hemmings | Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Jennifer Runyon, John Allen Nelson

Votes: 3,661

34. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: Fathers and Daughters (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, Gabriel Damon

35. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: JFK: Part 1 (1985)

Drama

8.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

Votes: 6

36. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: JFK: Part 2 (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

37. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: Moonchild (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

38. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: The End, the Beginning (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Eight years have passed since Carl's death and Raynor has been released after three years as a prisoner in Vietnam. Raynor is questioned about his part in the death of a C.I.A Agent and the... See full summary »

Director: Craig T. Nelson | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, Gabriel Damon

39. The Six Million Dollar Man (1974–1978)
Episode: The Deadly Replay (1974)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The HL-10, the vehicle Steve Austin was piloting when he had his crash two years ago, has been rebuilt and Steve is asked to have another go at it by his old friend Jay Rogers. Although ... See full summary »

Director: Christian I. Nyby II | Stars: Lee Majors, Richard Anderson, Clifton James, Jack Ging

Votes: 70

40. The Twentieth Century (1957–1968)
Episode: From Jet to Dyna-soar (1963)

Documentary, History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Walter Cronkite

41. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: Images (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Christian I. Nyby II | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

42. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: Fathers and Sons (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Kevin Connor | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

43. Call to Glory (1984–1985)
Episode: Just in Time (1985)

Drama

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Jon Avnet | Stars: Craig T. Nelson, Cindy Pickett, Elisabeth Shue, David Hollander

44. Reaching for the Skies (1987– )
Episode: Pioneers (1988)

55 min | History

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The early history of aviation, covering the Wright Brothers, Santos Dumont, Louie Bierot, the Avro, commercial airlines, WWI and WWII military jet development, breaking the sound barrier, NASA plane landers, and Burt Rutan's Voyager.

Stars: Louis Blériot, Winston Churchill, Alan Cobham, Robert L. Crippen

45. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: Lunar Landing (2010)

26 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Huell visits Dryden Flight Research Center, at Edwards Air Force Base, NASA's primary center for flight research. He talks to two men who designed and flew the Lunar Lander Research Vehicle, a test vehicle key to the eventual moon landing.

Stars: Huell Howser, Christian Gelzer, Gene Matranga, Donald Mallick

46. California's Gold (1991–2012)
Episode: B2 Bomber Update (2012)

59 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A one-hour special takes us from Northrop Grumman where the B2 is built to Edwards Air Force Base to take a look at the B2 up close. Huell and Luis were the first media representatives to be allowed in the cockpit of this top secret plane.

Stars: Huell Howser, Stephanie Edwards, Bob Eubanks, Clete Roberts

47. Visiting... with Huell Howser (1993–2011)
Episode: B2 Bomber (1997)

57 min | Documentary

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A one-hour special takes us from Northrop Grumman where the B2 is built to Edwards Air Force Base to take a look at the B2 up close. Huell and Luis were the first media representatives to be allowed in the cockpit of this top secret plane.

Stars: Huell Howser, Stephanie Edwards, Bob Eubanks, Clete Roberts

48. Jay Leno's Garage (2015– )
Episode: Space Age (2016)

TV-14 | 42 min | Documentary

8.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Jay explores the influence of outer space on car design, technology and culture. He visit Edwards Air Force Base with astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson and discusses space's influence on design with pop culture historian Charles Phoenix.

Stars: Jay Leno, Donald Osborne, Tim Allen, Charles Elachi

Votes: 13


48 titles.

Recently Viewed