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Dear Prof. Dercle
The movie you need is "On the Beach," a Chpalin Essanay from 1915.
Yours, Rob King
ULCA

On Wed, 9 Oct 2002 14:20:02 -0700 Julie Dercle wrote:

> Dear Screen-L Subscribers:
>
> I am researching representations of the Pacific Coast in movies set in Los
> Angeles and looking for the following:
>
> 1.)A very early film clip of Charlie Chaplin (or Buster Keaton -- but
> Chaplin preferred) at the beach.  Any sequences come to mind?  Any ideas
> where to look?
>
> 2.) Suggestions for significant sequences to view (e.g. Norman Maine's
> demise in "A Star Is Born;" angels gathering at dusk in "City of Angels;"
> the Streisand/Redford walk along Malibu beach in "The Way We Were;" Julian
> visiting his Swedish-born pimp in "American Gigolo," etc.)
>
> Your help is most appreciated.
>
> Julie A. Dercle, PhD, AICP
> Assistant Professor
> Department of Urban Studies and Planning
> California State University, Northridge
> 18111 Nordhoff Street
> Northridge, CA 91330-8259
>
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