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Sony Pictures Studio Tour

Address: 10000 W. Washington Blvd, Culver City, CA 90232
Phone Number: 310-244-8687
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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

We had a GoLA card and just did this because we were heading over that way. Glad we did. It's totally different to Warner Bros. We saw some stars which was a bonus. The 2 hour tour went so fast and small group. Didn't know anything before about this tour or hear of it but it's very interesting and I... More 

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Hertfordshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Guided walking tour takes in the studios where all the MGM classics were filmed as well as the sound studios where albums and movie scores have been recorded. Highlight for me was the Foley studio where the sound effects are still recorded. The 1920s architecture and sidewalks used in many films area lovely nod to old. Hollywood. Adam Sandler has... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Ours was a miss, no stages were open so we didn't see much. Tour guide did his best in showing us around, so we were somewhat entertained, but a bit of a let down when you can't see any studios on a studio tour!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This Tour although mainly focused on Sony Pictures is on the lot of what was once MGM, probably one of the most famous Studios in the world. I went on a 2.5 hour walking tour, where I was Lucky enough to go into the Thalberg building, visit the Barbra Streisand Scoring Stage, where Judy Garland record Somewhere over the Rainbow,... More 

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Brisbane
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

It spent some good time showing us the sound stage, and the effects area. Nice touch was the free photo with a wheel of fortune background. Lot of history and enough differences to do it swell as the Warner bros VIP studio tour. Did it as part of the go card los Angeles 3 day pass.

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Springfield
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Poor Sony, I guess we shouldn't have expected much after the hack but we were disappointed that we had tickets and they just apologized and said they were closed to tours until further notice. We were disappointed... hope to tour next time we are in LA. Raincheck?

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

If you have the choice to do this or Warner Bros, choose this. We had done Warner Bros the day before and were apprehensive after a lacklustre tour there but the difference is like night and day! Our guide Tony was awesome, he knew his stuff and kept the whole tour really fun and interesting. We were given a great... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Ok so as you may have read the reviews it is divided in 2 groups! The people who hated and the ones (like me) who loved it! First of all, BREAKING BAD FANS will be thrilled!! We really got excited the moment we saw the RV! Great great! (maybe you guys can add more stuff about BB so we'd come... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We went on several tours on our recent trip to LA and this was our favorite. The tour guide was funny and personable. We were able to visit sets from The Goldbergs and Jeopardy, which was great. Since it is a walking tour, you are able to see a bit more than some of the tram tours. The tour guide... More 

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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

A great tour, although our guide didn't seem particularly interested in either us or the studio! We did book in advance, which I think may be a requirement, but I'm not 100% on that. Parking is available under the studio building, and the tour is a walking tour, which crosses the road onto the studio lot. In spite of the... More 

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