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On Sun Feb 18, Michael Javor wrote:
> I would appreciate any help with the following problem: I
> need to locate films which deal (not necessarily exclusively) > with Los
Angleles iconography, in my particular case, the Los > Angeles Aqueduct and
the Los Angeles Coliseum.  I already
> have CHINATOWN for the Aqueduct, so any further advise
> would be tremendously appreciated!
 
One of my favorites is the LA trenches in Gordon Douglas' 1954 ant classic,
THEM.
I also love looking at LA as it appears in the 1920's, etc, (unpopulated,
farmland) in Chaplin and Laurel and Hardy films.
But maybe you only meant LA relatively recently?
 
Regards,
Bet MacArthur                                 "There were moments of
              Film Projects                            solitude, sitting on
the boat     Arts Analysis Institute             waiting for a shot,
thinking,         Cambridge, Massachusetts             This can't be done. It
was            In Mass:  (617) 455 6189                 stupid to begin it,
we'll             In LA:  (310) 313 5059                       never finish
it. No one   online:  [log in to unmask]            is ever going to see this
 
                                                  picture, and I'm never
going
                                                  to work in this town
again."
                                                             ---Steven
Spielberg,
                                                         on the making of
'Jaws'
 
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