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DispL.A. Case

Vintage Los Angeles

Aquarius Theatre

Uncovering a Secret Gem From the Aquarius Theatre’s Psychedelic Past

Alison Martino unearthed a relic outside the club where Jim Morrison recorded “Absolutely Live”

the Beatles

How the Beatles Really Ended Up at a Garden Party in Brentwood

Actress Nancy Olson, who hosted the Fab Four at her mother’s home, on having her idols over for lemonade

Dino’s Lodge

Alison Martino’s Saving a Candle From Rat Pack Hangout Dino’s Lodge

The storied souvenir traveled from Hollywood to Australia and back again

Scene It Before: L.A. on Screen

Vacation movie

Scene it Before: The National Lampoon’s Vacation House

The Griswolds embark on their epic road trip from a home in Los Feliz


Scene it Before: The L.A. of Tangerine

The film fest-vetted flick shows Los Angeles through the lens of an iPhone


Doc Brown’s House from Back to the Future

Two of Pasadena’s most historic residences served as the home of Hill Valley’s madcap scientist

Time Frame

QUEEN MARY 1126 Queens Hwy., Long Beach
Elapsed Time: 66 years

Time Frame: the Queen Mary 66 Years Ago and Now

Back when the ship roamed the seas, teenagers worked as the bellhops, including this uniformed group setting sail for three months in 1949

The Egyptian Theater

Time Frame: The Egyptian Theater 91 Years Ago and Now

In the 1920s, the Egyptian came up with a number of preshow rituals to entertain its guests


Time Frame: The Culver Hotel 88 Years Ago and Now

The ornate building was home to Oz’s Munchkins during the making of The Wizard of Oz