“Since the silent film era, hundreds of movies have been filmed in and around Greater Palm Springs. The desert’s proximity to Hollywood, fair weather, and favorability as a getaway destination among celebs and entertainment execs has made this sunny locale a natural choice for movie making. Nearby Pioneertown — now home to an iconic music venue, bars, shops, and modern lodging — was even built as an Old West film set.

Want to see a slice of desert life on screen? Here are 12 movies that were filmed in the area over the last decade to get you started…”

[Read the full article at palmspringslife.com]