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Overboard Filming Locations

AKA:
Overboard Picture
1987



Locations Manager(s): Mario Iscovich, William T. Schneider

On Location

Most of Overboard was filmed in Ft. Bragg and Mendocino, California. They built the "puttputt" center in a camp ground and left it there for a while for us "locals" to use. The same school the boys went to in Overboard was used in the movie "Racing with the Moon". [Thanks to Carole Robinson]

A portion of the movie was filmed in Newport, OR - the birthday party scene/restaurant was filmed in the bay there. [Thanks to Debbie]

The harbor that the yacht stays in is called Noyo Harbor. There's a restaurant there called Caption Flints where "Goldie Hawn" and "Kurt Russell" go out for her Birthday.

The harbor is more at the south end of Fort Bragg.

The bowling alley in Fort Bragg was used in the scenes where Kurt Russell first sees Goldie Hawn on TV. The place was untouched for the shoot including the hand written sign next to the TV telling people not to touch it. [Thanks to sardog1vi]

The yacht used in the movie arrived in Fort Bragg and is shown being escorted by the Coast Guard. We were asked to escort the boat in by the production company as they had never been in there. Noyo River entrance is small and can be treachorous. We had no idea we were being filmed during the escort. We also boarded the yacht and conducted a law enforcement boarding. The interior of the yacht was completely changed for the movie. It looked nothing like that when it arrived. [Thanks to sardog1vi]

Some scenes were filmed in "Captain Flint's" restaurant found in Noyo Harbor in Fort Bragg, California. The restaraunt is decent and the seafood is top notch... The views were good too! [Thanks to Joe]

Dean's "Kurt Russell" house was located a few miles up Road 409, which is a few miles south of Fort Bragg in a town called Casper. [Thanks to Barbara Lette]

Can you help? Do you know any of the Mendocino, N. California filming locations used for Overboard? [Please send them in]


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