Southern California locations where 2005's "Bewitched"
The scene (near the start) where Darrin /
Jack (Will Ferrell) and his agent
meet with the producers of the new "Bewitched" series (and Will
insane demands), was filmed near the pool at the Beverly Hills
located at 9641 Sunset Blvd, in Beverly
The early scene where Samantha / Isabel (Nicole
Kidman) and her father
(Michael Caine) talk in a diner
(and he makes an umbrella magically appear
when they step outside into the rain), was shot at an actual diner in West
called "Pann's Restaurant",
which is located at 6710 La Tijera Blvd.,
(at La Cienega Blvd, near Baldwin Hills).
(The same diner was featured
in the 2007 movie "Next", with Nicolas
Later, Samantha / Isabel goes shopping at
a supermarket. While she pushes
her cart through the aisles, her father keeps popping up on the store products,
as characters such as the Gorton's Fisherman and the Jolly Green Giant.
Those supermarket scenes were shot inside
at 4848 W. 190th Street (near Inglewood
Ave.) in Torrance, CA.
The little cottage (with the rose-draped,
white picket fence) that Samantha
rents can be found at 4427 Radford Ave.,
in Studio City,
That's on the west side of the street, just
north of Moorpark Ave.,
about four miles northwest of Universal Studios Hollywood.
to Owen for tracking down this location.)
is a private home. Do not trespass on their property,
knock on their door, or disturb the residents' privacy.
Darrin / Jack first spots Samantha / Isabel
(wiggling her nose) at a book store,
then he introduces
himself (and tries to recruit her for the show) while they are at a nearby
cafe. The bookstore
is really "Book Soup",
which is located at 8818 Sunset Blvd,
in West Hollywood.
The cafe is the "Book Soup Bistro",
and it adjoins the book store.