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Were you in St. Petersburg in 1984 when Cocoon was filmed?




For the fictional Florida retirees in Ron Howard's 1985 film Cocoon, the extraordinary came from outer space -- when aliens turned a swimming pool into a fountain of youth. For St. Petersburg, the extraordinary came by way of Hollywood, when Cocoon spent nine weeks of filming there. View a special report, including a photo gallery and audio interviews with key players in the film's production.

[Last modified: Wednesday, July 7, 2010 10:19am]


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