Pal Joey - Vera's Yacht Vera
Vera owns a luxury yacht, eponymously named, a gift from her husband. She takes Joey to see it at the marina where it is berthed, West Harbor in the Marina District.
Then ... They drive towards the boat down a narrow roadway projecting out into the water in Vera's 1957 Lincoln Premiere Convertible.
Then ... They pull up alongside the boat and we see a view of West Harbor behind it which includes the Golden Gate bridge and the Marina lighthouse, a 1931 structure still there but no longer in use. What's particularly interesting about this image is the skyline in the distance to the left dotted with highrises. Why? ... read on.
Over drinks onboard Joey tells Vera he has ambitions to open a nightclub of his own. If anyone can make it happen it's the wealthy widow Vera - she even suggests a name ... Chez Joey.