Just kidding! "Best of" lists are dumb. This is better.
September 6, 2011 | The founder of Prelinger Archives, Rick Prelinger, shares a look at 1940s Los Angeles via old Hollywood stock footage (intended to be projected behind characters in driving scenes shot on studio sound stages). He writes, "If it was ever used, it was seen fuzzy and out of focus. Today, however, it's amazing documentation of a lost neighborhood." More