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Back To The Future

Google Street View didn’t capture the home well, but you can see the building Doc Brown used to build the DeLorean. The house where Marty visits his father as Darth Vader. Location of the house that Marty’s mom lived in – played by Lea Thompson. The porch has since been remodeled and the house painted […]

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Richard Simmons

There is something so fitting about Richard Simmons owning this house.

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The Pickford Fairbanks home

This uber famous home in Beverly Hills served as the residence for two of Hollywood’s pioneers, Mark Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks Jr. The home is at the intersection of Summit Drive and Pickfair Way, which may give some indication as to their influence in the blossoming days of this entertainment capital. Mary Pickford, a Canadian […]

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Assassination attempt on Ronald Reagan

The exact location where John Hinckley Jr. shot then President Ronald Reagan on March 30th, 1981. The curved wall which served as the backdrop obscured by trucks in this image, the attempt happened just after President Reagan gave a speech at the Washington Hilton Hotel. He suffered a punctured lung and became the first US […]

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Nicolas Cage sells Los Angeles mansion

October 19, 2009 marks the day that Nicolas Cage sells his million dollar home in LA. Apparently, the home was on the market at $29.9 million before being relisted in September seeking sealed bids over $10 million. All this in an effort to reduce an IRS bill of $6 million.

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Mann’s Chinese Theater

Hollywood Blvd. home of blockbuster movie openings and along the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Marilyn Monroe’s Brentwood Home

You can’t really see the home, but here is the gate to the only home she ever owned. The apartment complex she lived in until she married Joe DiMaggio in 1954, and again in 1961.

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James Dean Memorial

This is the intersection where James Dean was killed in his Porsche Spyder. There are conflicting reports, but some suggest that from the position of Dean’s car, that he likely was not speeding, and was hit head-on by another driver attempting to make the sweeping turn onto Hwy 41 and didn’t see him coming. Dean […]

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A Google car takes on all comers at Laguna Seca

Chasing a Porsche and Corvette at Laguna Seca The Pits Inside the Paddock area

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