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99% Invisible: On Location

Oct 23, 2015

On the October 23, 2015 edition of 99% Invisible.

So many classic movies have been made in downtown Los Angeles. Though many don’t actually take place in downtown Los Angeles.

L.A. has played almost every city in the world, thanks to its diverse landscape and architectural variety, but particular buildings just keep coming back on screen again and again. The Bradbury Building, for instance, is arguably the biggest architectural movie star in all of Los Angeles [...]