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Stills of actors and actresses in classic films: "Detour" (Tom Neal and Ann Savage), "From here to eternity" (Burt Lancaster, Deborah Kerr), "The postman always rings twice" (Lana Turner and John Garfield), "Out of the past" (Robert Mitchum, Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas), "In a lonely place" (Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame), "Suspicion" (Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine), "Wife vs Secretary" (Jean Harlow, James Stewart), "Laura" (Gene Tierney), "High Sierra" (Bogart, Ida Lupino), "The Big Shot" (Irene Manning), "The Killers" (Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner), "Step by Step" (Lawrence Tierney, Ann Jeffreys), "The Lady from Shangai" (Orson Welles, Rita Hayworth), "The Maltese Falcon" (Bogart, Mary Astor), Lizabeth Scott ("The Strange love of Martha Ivers", "Dark City", "The Company She Keeps", "I walk alone", "Desert Fury"), "Gun Crazy" (Peggy Cummins), "The Blue Dahlia" (Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd), "Gilda" (Rita Hayworth, Glenn Ford), "The Big Combo" (Cornel Wilde, Helene Stanton), "Fallen Angel" (Dana Andrews, Linda Darnell), "The Wild One" (Marlon Brando, Mary Murphy), "The Prowler" (Van Heflin, Evelyn Keyes), "Touch of evil" (Charlton Heston, Janet Leigh), "Scarlet Street" (Joan Bennett, Edward G. Robinson, Dan Duryea), "Manhandled" (Sterling Hayden, Dan Duryea, Dorothy Lamour), "Too late for tears" (Lizabeth Scott, Dan Duryea), "Johnny Stool Pigeon" (Shelley Winters, Dan Duryea), "Ball of fire" (Barbara Stanwyck, Dan Duryea), "The Burglar" (Dan Duryea, Jayne Mansfield), "Black Angel" (Dan Duryea, June Vincent), "The Woman in the Window" (Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea), "Criss Cross" (Yvonne de Carlo, Burt Lancaster, Dan Duryea), "Macao" (Robert Mitchum, Gloria Grahame), "Lady on a train" (Dan Duryea, Deanna Durbin), "Cry Danger" (Dick Powell, Rhonda Fleming), "They drive by night" (Bogart, Ann Sheridan), "The Bad and the Beautiful" (Dick Powell, Gloria Grahame), "The Roaring Twenties" (James Cagney, Priscilla Lane), "Winner Take All" (James Cagney, Mariam Nixon), "Kid Glove Killer" (Van Heflin and Marsha Hunt), "Murder, My Sweet" (Dick Powell, Claire Trevor), "Raw Deal" (Dennis O'Keefe, Marsha Hunt, Claire Trevor) , "Double Indemnity" (Barbara Stanwyck, Fred MacMurray), "On Dangerous Ground" (Robert Ryan, Ida Lupino), "Moontide" (Jean Gabin, Ida Lupino), "High School Confidential" (Mamie Van Doren), "Naked Alibi" (Gloria Grahame, Sterling Hayden), "The Racket" (Robert Mitchum, Lizabeth Scott), "My Forbidden Past" (Robert Mitchum, Ava Gardner), "Where Danger Lies" (Robert Mitchum, Faith Domergue), "Decoy" (Jean Gillie), "Dead End" (Humphrey Bogart, Claire Trevor), "The Two Mrs. Carrolls" (Barbara Stanwyck, Humphrey Bogart), "The Killing" (Sterling Hayden, Marie Windsor), "Human Desire" (Gloria Grahame, Glenn Ford), "The Long Haul" (Victor Mature, Diana Dors), "Lady in the Lake" (Audrey Totter), "Vertigo" (Kim Novak), stills from Hedy Lamarr, Sylvia Sidney, Julie Bishop, Jeanne Crain, Jan Sterling, Madeleine Carroll, Dolores Moran, Gail Patrick, Martha Vickers, Ann Dvorak, Betty Grable, Kaaren Verne, Virginia Grey, Barbara Payton, Ramsay Ames, etc.


A Time Capsule of 1940s Downtown Los Angeles: shiny cars, palm trees, and depression-era shop fronts.