Title: Emergency! Type: TV show Watch: On Netflix Amazon: Emergency! Google: Street view Bing: Aerial view Year: 1972 Notes: The TV show “Emergency!” (1972) used Los Angeles County Fire Department – City of Carson, CA – Fire Station 127 as a stand in for “Station 51”. Randolph Mantooth (as John Gage) | Kevin Tighe (as Roy DeSoto) | Julie London (as Dixie McCall) | Bobby Troup (as Joe Early) | Robert Fuller (as Kelly Brackett) The squad license plate was 999007.

Title: Mork & Mindy Time code: Type: TV show Watch: YouTube – S01E01 Google: Street view Bing: Aerial view Year: 1978 Amazon: Mork & Mindy: Seasons 1,2,3 Notes: The TV show Mork and Mindy (starring Robin Williams and Pam Dawber) took place in Boulder, Colorado. Mindy’s house is at 1619 Pine St., Boulder, CO 80302 The house was built in 1920, is about 3,800 sq. ft., with 7 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a detached garage of about 240 sq. ft., an unfinished basement and it was…Continue Reading “Mork & Mindy’s house”

Title: The Two JakesType: MovieTime code: 0.12.15Watch: Netflix Google: Street viewBing: Aerial viewYear: 1990 Notes:Taking place in Los Angeles in the late 1940’s, The Two Jakes really gives you the impression of a newly growing metropolis. The building above is now the SOTO Business Center, located in Vernon, California, located at 5608 S. Soto St., Vernon, CA 90058.

Title: Max Dugan Returns Time code: 0.05.02 Type: Movie Google: Street view Bing: Aerial view Year: 1983 Notes: Location where Nora’s (Marsha Mason) car is stolen. She calls it “3rd and Magnolia” when she is telling her students at school. The location is actually at the corner of Andalusia Ave. at 1338 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Los Angeles, CA in Venice, CA.

Title: My Name is Earl Time code: Episode introduction Type: TV show Google: Street view Bing: Aerial view Year: 2005-2009 Notes: This is one of the opening scenes from “My Name is Earl” where Earl has just scratched off a winning lottery ticket, and in his excitement, runs into the street yelling and celebrating his win – just to get hit by an oncoming car in front of the ‘auto spa’. This was filmed in Beaumont, CA on the backside of the Beaumont Market. In…Continue Reading “My Name is Earl (2005-2009) – Hit by car”