Film Location

Film & TV Location Rentals


We Offer:

  • Authentically restored WWII & Apollo recovery aircraft carrier
  • Ability to rent any part of the ship for exclusive use
  • Located on SF Bay, only 20 minutes from downtown SF and 15 minutes from the Oakland Airport
  • Excellent weather much of the year
  • Management & staff experienced with film production needs
  • Availability of modern and vintage aircraft – propeller, jet, and rotary wing


Television & Video Filming Credits:

Canal Digital - "The Pilots"
MTV Music Video - Saving Abel "18 Days"
BBC - "The Battle of Midway" special
History Channel - "Man, Moment, Machine" - Season 1, Episode 3 (“Doolittle’s Daring Raid”)
CBS – “JAG” – Season 3, Episode 1 (“Ghost Ship”)
NBC – “Fear Factor” (all-military episode)
TNT – “The Great Escape” – Season 1, Episode 2 (USS Hornet)
Aladdin Bail Bonds – “Carrier” commercial
Buick – LaCrosse commercial

TV Shows Highlighting Haunted Places:

ABC Family Channel – “Scariest Places on Earth”
A&E
Biography Channel – “My Ghost Story” – Season 4, Episode 8 ("Ship Of Lost Souls”)
Discovery Channel
MTV – “Fear” – Season 1, Episode 8
SyFy Channel - Ghost Hunters - Season 4, Episode 422
Travel Channel
     Ghost Adventures – Season 4, Episode 34
     “Ghost Stories” – Season 2, Episode 4
     “The Paranormal Challenge” – Season 1, Episode 11
     “Weird Travels”– Series Premiere (“America’s Most Haunted Places: San Francisco”)

Major Motion Pictures Filming Credits:

CARRIER
directed by Paul Didier-Mogg

THE MASTER
directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, starring Joaquin Phoenix

RESCUE DAWN
directed by Werner Herzog, starring Christian Bale

XXX2: STATE OF THE UNION
directed by Lee Tamahori, starring Ice Cube, Willem Dafoe

Contact:

For more general information about Hornet location shoots, please call:
Private Events at (510) 521-8448 x211 or email events@uss-hornet.org

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