Location sleuth

Here’s The Times Building as seen in "Act of Violence," 1948



Larry Harnisch / Los Angeles Times, Oct. 6, 2007

Trees and buildings prevented me from precisely re-creating this
shot. The camera was north of where I was standing when I took this
photo from the top of the parking structure south of Disney Hall at 1st
Street and Grand. Recall that Bunker Hill was lowered during urban

About lmharnisch

I am retired from the Los Angeles Times
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1 Response to Location sleuth

  1. Richard H says:

    Maybe if you could be allowed on the roof of the County Courthouse.
    Too much has changed. The old State Office Building is gone and the Times Building has undergone a massive expansion. Only building left is City Hall.


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