Georgetown in Washington, District of Columbia — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hollywood on the Potomac
All the President's Men about the investigative reporters who uncovered the Watergate scandal was set in Georgetown. Three of the main characters, long-time residents Ben Bradlee, Bob Woodward and Katherine Graham, lived in Georgetown at the time of the filming.
Georgetown locales often featured are the C&O canal, Wisconsin Avenue and the Whitehurst Freeway. in No Way Out Kevin Costner used the Freeway as a means of Escape. Téa
Arnold Schwarzenegger shops at Georgetown Park in True Lies. Will Smith lives on the east side in Enemy of the State. Tom Hanks bicycles down P Street in this early movie The Man with One Red Shoe.
In addition to movies, numerous documentaries and television episodes — from 24 to The West Wing &msash; have been shot in Georgetown, a community that is a “star” in its own right.
Location. 38° 54.35′ N, 77° 4.212′ W. Marker is in Georgetown, District of Columbia, in Washington. Marker is at the intersection of Prospect Street Northwest and 36th Street Northwest, on the right when traveling east on Prospect Street Northwest. Touch for map. At the head of the Exorcist Steps. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3535 Prospect Street Northwest, Washington DC 20007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking The Exorcist Steps (a few steps from this marker); Prospect House (within shouting distance of this marker); Holy Hill (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 3425 Prospect Street Northwest (about 400 feet away); Holy Trinity Church (about 400 feet away); Holy Trinity Parish (about 500 feet away); John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 500 feet away); The Black House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Georgetown.
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