San Marcos Like a Local

San Marcos Cinema

March 24, 2020

Photo from the film Piranha (1978)

Not being able to visit San Marcos is a real bummer. We know you miss our quirky downtown, crystal-clear river, lush natural areas, yummy food, vibrant art scene and incredible shopping – and we won’t rub it in. So, while you’re hunkered down at home, we created a list of movies and shows filmed in San Marcos for you! Some of these are 15 seconds of San Marcos glory and some were filmed here in their entirety. Let us know which ones are your favorites!

Friday Night Lights, Hulu



Boyhood, Amazon



Piranha, Hulu



Yakona, free on Vimeo



The Ringer, Hulu



The Getaway, Hulu



Courage Under Fire, Amazon



American Crime, Netflix

Everybody Wants Some!!, Amazon



The New Guy, Amazon



Race With the Devil, Amazon



The Tree of Life, Hulu



The Faculty, Amazon



Flesh and Bone, Amazon


Idiocracy, Hulu