The Southern California locations where Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is filmed.
The bad guys ("Centipede") have kidnapped the young son of would-be superhero Mike Anderson
But at the last moment, there is a twist. It appears that the deal Mike really made was to swap
Explosions on the bridge help cover the escape of the Centipede agents, as they exit by helicopter.
This scene was shot on the Queensway Bridge in Long Beach, CaliforniaThe bridge has been used for filming before, including several scenes in "Dexter",
The bridge is called that because it connects downtown Long Beach with the wharf where
the historic ocean liner, the Queen Mary, is permanently docked.
It arches over the south end of the Los Angeles river, where the river empties into Queensway Bay.
To be more precise, they shot this scene near the southwest end of the bridge.
The cars were actually driving the wrong way: heading northeast on the southwest-bound side of the bridge.
In the shot of Ward taking aim from above, in the background we can see the nighttime skyline
of Long Beach, including parts of Shoreline Village and the lighthouse in Shoreline Park.
and a key scene in the Tom Cruise movie, "Knight & Day".
Here is a StreetView of the bridge, including the green sign seen in the scene.
The photos on this
page are stills from "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
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