Go On Location: The Best Action Movie Locations in Los Angeles

Glass elevators in motion at The Westin Bonaventure
Glass elevators in motion at The Westin Bonaventure | Photo courtesy of croman653, Discover Los Angeles Flickr pool

Los Angeles sees a lot of action when it comes to filming, especially when it comes to filming, well, action movies. From 80s classics like "Commando" and "Beverly Hills Cop" to more modern features like "Iron Man" and "Transformers," the L.A. area has been home to some of cinema’s biggest adrenaline-filled moments. Read on for a list of locations where some of the genre’s most memorable scenes were shot. Lights, camera and…action!

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404 S. Figueroa St.
90071 Los Angeles , CA
7103 Westward Rd.
90265 Malibu , CA
506 S. Grand Ave.
90071 Los Angeles , CA
2121 Avenue of the Stars
90064 Los Angeles , CA
609 E. Channel Rd.
90402 Santa Monica , CA
444 South Flower St
90071 Los Angeles , CA
7436 Mulholland Dr
90046 Los Angeles , CA
intersection of 198th St. E. and E. Ave. G
93534 Lancaster , CA
11796 Sheldon St.
91352 Sun Valley , CA
West 2nd Street
90012 Los Angeles , CA