The Darker Side of Hollywood (36 images)
Hollywood Boulevard has always been a seedy place, or it has been since the late sixties. The Golden Age of Hollywood was the late twenties and early thirties, and the glamour peaked in 1939, Hollywood's greatest year, the year of Gone with the Wind and The Wizard of Oz. It's been all downhill since then. The glorious old buildings filled with porn shops and tattoo parlors, half of the other buildings stood empty, and the homeless slept in the alleys. That's now turning around. There are new...