Tag Archive: The Spirit of St. Louis

Nov 02

SLO County on the silver screen

Cecil B. DeMille filmed 1923's "The Ten Commandments" at the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes.

Made in SLO: Hollywood’s connection to the Central Coast As fellow Tribune blogger David Middlecamp noted recently, San Luis Obispo County has been attracting movie crews since the 1920s. Located halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, the region boasts sandy beaches, sleepy small towns and rolling hills covered with verdant grapevines and oak trees. …

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