Re: still searching-that LA film

From: Juan A. Suárez (email suppressed)
Date: Thu Dec 25 2008 - 12:18:15 PST

Could it be The Outside Man (1972)? But that was directed by Jacques
Deray--so far as I know.

Juan Suarez

On Mon, 22 Dec 2008 you wrote:

> Colleagues,
> I'm still searching for a film made in the sixties that contains a
> scene about the Los Angeles Free Press. I thought it was Demy's
> Model Shop but it's not. A friend thinks the director was a French
> woman, and that the word "L.A." might be in the title. In the film,
> two French guys arrive LA. They go to a house in Malibu. One of
> them says, "Are you sure it was wise to come to LA now? Look at
> this!" He tosses the Free Press on the coffee table and there's a
> shot of the front page, including the logo Free Press, with the
> headline "APOCALYPSE" and a Ron Cobb cartoon of a leveled Los
> Angeles. One of the characters says, "It looks like California's
> going to sink into the sea."
> If you recognize this, please let me know.
> Thanks,
> Gene Youngblood
> 28 Sunrise Road
> Santa Fe, New Mexico 87507 USA
> vox/fax: +1.505.424.8708
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