Released in 1996, Tom Hank's perfect portrayal of a one-hit-wonder band in an early sixties small town, Erie, PA. In addition to being a fun movie with catchy tunes, it really nails the look and sound of the era as seen through the lens of small town Pennsylvania.
Elf Film Locations - On the set of New York.com Buddy (Will Ferrell) was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa's sack and ended up at the North Pole. Later, as an adult human who happened to be raised by elves, Santa allows him to go to New York City to find his birth father, Walter Hobbs (James Caan). Hobbs, on Santa's naughty list for being a heartless jerk, had no idea that Buddy was even born.