Screenland Streets (25 images)
Culver City calls itself "The 'Heart of Screenland" – the real movie capital of the world. Thomas Ince started it with his first film studio in 1918 and in 1919 Hal Roach built his studios here, and then Metro Goldwyn Mayer moved in in the twenties and took over the town. In 1939 "Gone with the Wind" and "The Wizard of Oz" were in simultaneous production on their soundstages. MGM is Sony Pictures Studios now, but Culver City is still a movie town –...