Thursday, March 5, 2009
Laurel & Hardy's Culver City
Below is an incredible video of pop culture historian Piet Schreuders recreating the area of Los Angeles known as Culver City through the world of Laurel & Hardy during the 1920s. This video has been around for a while now but if you haven't checked it out yet it is certainly worth viewing. Schreuders creates a computer model of Culver City so we can see how the area looked in the 1920s. Mixed in the video are scenes from Laurel & Hardy films for comparison.
Note: If you saw my earlier post on the Culver Hotel you will recognize this building in the video.
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Excellent! Thanks for sharing. I forwarded it to my friend who is a L&H fan.
Culver City is such a great neighborhood. It really is quite fascinating to see it through the world of Laurel & Hardy :) Thanks Raquelle.
Awesome! I loved the vid.
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Love Laurel & Hardy. Thanks for the post I don't think I would have seen this video otherwise.
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