Hollywood's Church (45 images)
The Church of the Blessed Sacrament, 6657 Sunset Boulevard – by Thomas Franklin Power, Italian Renaissance with a touch of Art Deco and a red tile roof, built in 1928, but not completed until 1954 – and pure Hollywood. The parish was home to Bing Crosby, John Ford, Irene Dunne, Loretta Young and many others. Power's adjacent school dates from 1923 – it's a bit more restrained. Still, it's all a visual treat, and full of history. In September 1930, Bing Crosby was married to...