Filming Location Matching "Trona, California, USA" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Holes (2003)
PG | 117 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A wrongfully convicted boy is sent to a brutal desert detention camp where he joins the job of digging holes for some mysterious reason.
Votes: 72,568 | Gross: $67.41M
2. Planet of the Apes (2001)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In 2029, an Air Force astronaut crash-lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.
Votes: 204,602 | Gross: $180.01M
4. Land of the Lost (2009)
PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures.
Votes: 62,310 | Gross: $49.44M
5. Dinosaur (2000)
PG | 82 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
An orphaned dinosaur raised by lemurs joins an arduous trek to a sancturary after a meteorite shower destroys his family home.
Votes: 49,755 | Gross: $137.75M
7. Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
PG | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Captain Kirk and his crew must deal with Mr. Spock's long-lost half-brother who hijacks the Enterprise for an obsessive search for God at the center of the galaxy.
Votes: 53,318 | Gross: $52.21M
9. The Sender (1998)
R | 98 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
In 1965, an American fighter squadron encountered a spaceship while flying over the Bermuda Triangle. After getting into a brief dogfight with it, one of the fighters is shot down, and the ... See full summary »
10. Mom and Dad Save the World (1992)
PG | 88 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Emperor Tod Spengo sees Marge Nelson and using a giant magnet, kidnaps her and her husband Dick, hoping to make her his bride before blowing up the Earth. He and other inhabitants of his ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,142 | Gross: $2.03M
12. Xenophobia (2019)
Six complete strangers recall the details of their individual experiences with alien forces-sharing the terrifying stories of their abductions and possessions.
13. Just Add Water (I) (2008)
R | 95 min | Comedy, Romance
An offbeat romantic comedy about a decent guy, Ray Tuckby, with a dead-end life in the dead-end town of Trona, CA. After encouragement from a stranger whom he happens upon, Ray begins to dream again. He sheds the parasites in his life, musters the nerve to pursue his childhood love, and finally takes back his community by toppling the local teenage Meth-baron.
16. Mirage Men (2013)
Not Rated | 85 min | Documentary
How the US government created a myth that took over the world. ET visitors... crashed UFOs... back-engineered alien technology... the government cover-up of a secret that would change the ... See full summary »
17. Ten Minutes Older: The Trumpet (2002)
92 min | Drama
This series of vignettes offers ruminations on time, fate and other human mysteries, Each of the film's seven directors conjures a scenario that speaks to some facet of universal experience.
18. The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter (2009)
Not Rated | 105 min | Documentary, Crime
"The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter" walks in the footsteps of the Manson Family, visiting over 40 locations related to the infamous Tate/LaBianca murders, and tying together the dozens of ... See full summary »
19. P-51 Dragon Fighter (2014)
85 min | Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
As World War Two rages on, the allies are about to push the Nazis out of North Africa. That's when the Nazis turn up the heat, unleashing their secret Weapon - dragons.
20. Bone Dry (2007)
R | 100 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Eddie finds himself being forced at a gunpoint, by an unseen assailant, on a dark and brutal journey through the harsh terrain of the Mojave desert. His nemesis is Jimmy, a man with an ... See full summary »
21. The Before Time (2014)
80 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
When two rival crews head into the desert to shoot a reality show based on a buried Navajo treasure, they discover that truth is not only stranger than fiction, it's more dangerous. ... See full summary »
22. Castle Rock (2000)
Not Rated | 81 min | Action, Adventure, Family
A teenage girl and her dog are stranded in the desert. With the help of a young illegal immigrant on the run, they try to make it out alive together.
23. The Fallen Ones (2005 TV Movie)
Not Rated | 89 min | Horror
An archaeologist finds the mummified remains of a giant--the offspring of a Fallen Angel and a human woman. Now he has to stop the terror he has unleashed.
25. Ghost in the Gun (2019)
19 min | Short, Western
A man left for dead in the desert encounters a possessed gun and transforms into a gunslinger bent on avenging his wife's murder, but unbeknownst to him the gun has a vendetta of its own.
28. Danger Zone III: Steel Horse War (1990)
R | 91 min | Action
An outlaw-biker named Reaper battles an ex-lawman named Wade Olsen while searching the desert for a cache of gold buried by renegade Confederate soldiers.
29. Cannibal Corpse Killers (2017)
100 min | Action, Horror, Western
A legion of demons have been unleashed creating an apocalyptic America. Pike leads a group of survivors fighting demonically possessed corpses through the wasteland trying to make it to ... See full summary »
30. Bruno & Earlene Go to Vegas (2013)
95 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
Earlene arrives at Venice Beach after running away from an estranged lover, only to become fast friends with an Australian skater who is also lost. Together, they set out into the desert to find themselves.
31. White Wall (2010)
Not Rated | 91 min | Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Set in a wasteland enclosed by a large white wall, the last survivor from a brutal child internment camp reluctantly takes on one final bounty hunting job to protect the idyllic life he has rebuilt.
32. Dancing on a Dry Salt Lake (2010)
123 min | Comedy
Warner De Santis, a cosmologist obsessed with trying to hear God back in time at the "Origin of the Universe," gets fired from NASA, drives to the Mojave Desert, crashes his car, and ... See full summary »
34. Soul Catcher (2011)
Unrated | 80 min | Documentary, Horror, Thriller
Travel across Gothic landscapes and uncover the Haunting stories of abandoned Indian boarding schools built to imprison the once free spirit of Native Americans. Uncover ghosts, shape shifters and shadow people.
4 min | Short, Music
Director: Brian Harrison Alvarez
38. The Oracle (2016)
14 min | Short, Drama
Dave is on the run after having committed a murder, and ends up stranded with his broken car in a small village called Sisao. He will be stuck in this parallel world until he has redeemed ... See full summary »
40. Chrysalis (VI) (2016)
11 min | Short, Sci-Fi
Deep space colonists Amelia and Owen Reynolds awake to find their spaceship damaged and off course. Their age-suspending cryo-hibernation has malfunctioned and they have aged well into ... See full summary »
43. The Fourth Horseman (2010)
20 min | Short, Action
In a subversive take on the classic western, The Fourth Horseman tells the story of The Drifter, a bandaged gunman on a desperate quest to survive the nuclear ravaged remains of 1950's ... See full summary »
46. Moira (2007)
8 min | Short
Yzarc is alone in the desert and running from something not seen. Through a series or flash-backs and flash-forwards, we slowly piece together that something has gone awry and he must now confront his demons.
47. Television (2005)
22 min | Short, Drama, Music
Twenty-year old Trevor has trouble talking about his past: his military father who was never home, the early death of his mother. As he reaches adulthood, he's found a way to be at once a ... See full summary »
Lost in Space (1965–1968)
No Place to Hide
Not Rated | 52 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
The Robinsons, Earth's first family of outer space, head to colonize Alpha Centauri in their flying saucer, the Gemini 12, but crash land on an uncharted planet where they deal with its challenges and dangers.
Westworld (2016– )
Journey into Night
TV-MA | 70 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
The hosts revolt against the guests while searching for a new purpose; Maeve sets out to find her daughter with some unexpected help.