Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Revisiting the L.A. Locations from Cheech and Chong’s Up in Smoke 40 Years Later

For it's 40th anniversary, Los Angeles magazine visited Cheech and Chong Up in Smoke shooting locations.  Director, Lou Adler says it was filmed guerrilla-style.  He provided details on the shooting locations.

Great article.  However, Danny Boy's (House of Pain), Delta Bravo Urban Exploration Team, already visited this locations.  And be sure to check out our photos the Green Van.

Pedro's House
4th Avenue, Venice
When they went back to do a reshoot, the house that was across the street had been demolished.

Scoring a Lid
Washington Boulevard and Strongs Drive, Venice

Man's House
1288 S. Oakland Ave., Pasadena

Pedro and Man First Meet
PCH & Looshen Rd.; PCH & Zuma Beach; PCH & Malibu Canyon Rd.; 23755 Malibu Rd.; 23525 Civic Center Way, Malibu

Strawberry's House
3730 Pasadena Ave.; 3870 N. Figueroa St., Highland Park

Tijuana and the Border
1815 Stanford St., Santa Monica; 3510 I-8, Winterhaven, CA

Picking up the Hitchhikers
210 Freeway & La Tuna Canyon Rd., Tujunga

Police Station
421 N. Ave. 19, Lincoln Heights; 2001 N. Figueroa, Lincoln Heights (approx. address); 3351 Riverside Dr., Los Feliz; 11401 Moorpark St., Studio City

The Roxy
9009 Sunset Blvd.; 8901 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood

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