Who doesn’t love the “Father of the Bride” house? Lindsay at Iamnotastalker found the original home used for the movie in Pasadena, California, and a reader named Mike sent me the link to the floor plans if you want to build one like this yourself. Here’s how it looks today:
The front of this house was filmed in Pasadena, but the producers chose a different backyard in Alhambra for the backyard basketball scenes.
Remember when Annie and her dad shot hoops? The backboard is still there, all these years later (the movie was released in 1991–can that be right? It doesn’t seem like that long ago!):
The Alhambra house was later used in the 2005 Ashton Kutcher movie “Guess Who?“ Here’s the front of it, which is also pretty similar in style and spirit to the other two:
*6/11 UPDATE: I wrote about these houses much more extensively here: The “Father of the Bride” House is For Sale…Sorta. You can also see photos of the FOTB interiors from the first and second (when they added the nursery wing) movies.*
Visit my TV/Movie Houses page for links to more!