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Sony Pictures Studios - Stage 15

(built in 1927)

Stage 15 is the largest on the Sony lot, and is also the fourth largest stage in the world (41,985 sq.ft.). It stands 40 feet high.

Seen on Screen: Sony Pictures Studios [Stage 15]

TitleReleasedDirectorIMDB
The Wizard of Oz [Feature Film]1939Victor FlemingIMDB Database page about The Wizard of Oz
Stage 14, Stage 15, Stage 25, Stage 26, Stage 27. The tornado sequence was shot on Stage 14. The corn field and apple tree sequences were shot on Stage 26. Munchkinland was shot on Stage 27.
Rocky [Feature Film]1976John G. AvildsenIMDB Database page about Rocky
Stage 15
Rocky II [Feature Film]1979Sylvester StalloneIMDB Database page about Rocky II
Stage 15
Air Force One [Feature Film]1997Wolfgang PetersenIMDB Database page about Air Force One
Stage 15
Men in Black [Feature Film]1997Barry SonnenfeldIMDB Database page about Men in Black
Stage 12, Stage 15
My Best Friend [Feature Film]1997P.J. HoganIMDB Database page about My Best Friend
Stage 15
Stuart Little [Feature Film]1999Rob MinkoffIMDB Database page about Stuart Little
Stage 15
Hollow Man [Feature Film]2000Paul VerhoevenIMDB Database page about Hollow Man
Stage 15
Men in Black II [Feature Film]2002Barry SonnenfeldIMDB Database page about Men in Black II
Stage 15, Stage 30
Spider-Man [Feature Film]2002Sam RaimiIMDB Database page about Spider-Man
The Thalberg Building on the Sony lot is used as the school that Peter Parker graduates from. The Columbia Pictures sign is covered with a Wildcats banner, and the palm trees either side of the door have been removed. Stage 15 and Stage 30 were also used.
Spider-Man 2 [Feature Film]2004Sam RaimiIMDB Database page about Spider-Man 2
Stage 15
Spider-Man 3 [Feature Film]2007Sam RaimiIMDB Database page about Spider-Man 3
The 7 month shooting schedule occupied seven soundstages at Sony, including the massive Stage 15 (used for the Daily Bugle offices and then simultaneously the Osborn den & balcony and Peter Parkers apartment). Stage 27 was used for 2nd unit and VFX shooting, along with the climactic Final Battle sequence. Stage 30 was also used (Subway set).
The Green Hornet [Feature Film]2011Michel GondryIMDB Database page about The Green Hornet
Stage 15

Also Rocky 3, 5
TV Land awards show

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