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city: los angeles

launderland coin op laundry

from fight club posted in movies by chewing_the_scenery

This is the laundromat in Los Angeles where Marla Singer steals clothes. The vintage clothing store where she sells the clothes was down the street, but it's no longer there.

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los angeles union station

from blade runner posted in movies by chewing_the_scenery

Los Angeles Union Station was used for the interior of the police station near the beginning of the movie.

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2nd street tunnel

from blade runner posted in movies by chewing_the_scenery

Deckard takes this tunnel under downtown Los Angeles on his way home.

Apparently, every car commercial ever has been filmed here as well. You've seen this tunnel a million times and you just don't know it.

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hollywood forever cemetery

from the ramones posted in music by donkeyoti

Two of the Ramones are buried at this cemetery: Dee Dee (original bass player) and Johnny (original guitar player).

Dee Dee Ramone (aka Douglas Colvin) died on June 5, 2002 of a heroin overdose.

Johnny Ramone (aka John Cummings) died on September 15, 2004 from prostrate cancer.

While Dee Dee is buried here (his tombstone reads "O.K...I gotta go now."), Johnny was cremated. His ashes are placed in the base of a bronze statue created in his honor.

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the palace (avalon hollywood)

from the ramones posted in music by donkeyoti

The Palace (now known as Avalon Hollywood) was where the Ramones played their final show on August 6th, 1996. It was recorded for the album "We're Outta Here." It was their 2,263rd show.

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