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What is your favorite film set in San Francisco?

October 27, 2021 | Julia Corbett

Chan is Missing (1982).

This week’s question: Films set in San Francisco. What is it about that “city by the bay” that is at once so serene and tranquil, and yet so sinister? 

Here is what our host Richard Peña has to say, “Vertigo hands down, of course, but let’s not forget David Fincher’s remarkable Zodiac, or Wayne Wang’s extraordinarily charming Chan is Missing.” 

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