Talk About a Stranger (1952) featuring the future Nancy (Davis) Reagan filmed at Morey Mansion. “It sends chills down your spine,” the movie poster says. The family said later they regretted allowing the filming. Every evening the stars went to Phil’s English Pub on Redlands Boulevard, then Highway 99. Redlander Jim Sloan photographed them. (see whole movie: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cuq7BTCS3mg) Redlands is the only place listed as a filming site. Didn’t recognize downtown or other houses but someone else might.
Book: The Satan Seller, 1972, Mike Warnke, claiming to be a high satanic priest recounts rituals in a Redlands barn.
Hell Night, 1981 w/Linda Blair and Vincent Van Patten, filmed at Kimberly Crest and University of Redlands. Kimberly Crest. The estate regretted allowing the filming.
Poltergeist, inspired by Lewis Homes, mentions Redlands “Ryan: Mr. Freeling, we'll record any psychotronic energy or event. Dr. Lesh: Yes, Ryan photographed an extraordinary episode on a case in Redlands. Ryan: That's right. It was a child's toy, a very small Matchbox vehicle. Rolled seven feet across a linoleum surface. The duration of the event was seven hours.”
L.A. Woman by the Doors, (video, 1985), for the title track on their final album before Jim Morrison’s death in July of that year. Video was shot 14 years later. (watch it at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pDlx-ZUj9qs)
Grandmother’s House, 1988, (another horror film) filmed at a house in Redlands and also at the pool at RHS
The Rocketeer, 1991 in the Disney movie version, the heroine, Jenny, hails from Redlands
How to Make an American Quilt, (movie, 1995) w/Winona Ryder, Maya Angelou, Ellyn Bursten, Ann Bancroft, Dermott Mulroney -- all six of the houses were Redlands homes
Nixon, (movie, 1995), starring Anthony Hopkins and directed by Oliver Stone, used one of the Victorian homes in Redlands as a location
Rules of Attraction, (movie, 2001) w/James VanderBeek and Jessica Biel shot at University of Redlands
CSI episode, Season 4 (tv show, 2004), “Turn of the Screws” Las Vegas-area Sphinx Amusement Park was shot at Pharaoh’s (Gil Grissom (William Petersen), Sara Sidle (Jorja Fox), Nick Stokes (George Eads), and Greg Sanders (Eric Szmanda) of the Las Vegas CSI team investigate a roller coaster that has run off its tracks, killing six people, at Sphinx Amusement Park.)
Extreme Home Makeover, Season 2 (tv show, 2004) filmed about a house on San Mateo Street owned by the Grinnan Family, with seven children, including a daughter who had severe health issues. crewman ended up in ER from the heat
The Othersiders, (tv show, 2009), ghost hunters spent the night at the Morey Mansion and detect presence of Sarah Morey
Doritos (commercial, 2016) Gerrards was film location for an ad that aired during the Super Bowl
the town in Tamara Thorne's horror novel Bad Things is based on Redlands Slackers w/Jason Segel Joy Ride w/Steve Zahn