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Scene It Before: Ira’s Roadside Diner from Million Dollar Baby

A backlot cabin was transformed into a restaurant for the Clint Eastwood hit, which turns 10 next week

Scene It Before: The Griswold House from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation

Much has changed at the backlot residence where Clark W. Griswold (Chevy Chase) strung his twinkle-light masterpiece in the 1989 comedy.

Hidden Vestiges

Hunting for history in a region known for burying its treasures

A Postscript Q&A: The Dream Factory

What did you think when I called you with this assignment?
I thought it was just such a great opportunity. I've been on a lot of lots and I've shot on a lot of stages, but the idea of pointing the camera at the thing rather someone that's inside it—in other words, making the location the character and presenting it more from a blue collar perspective was new. For me, that was kind of magical.