Movies By Hollywood, About Hollywood: Taking Inspiration From The Film Industry

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Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling on the set of "La La Land." (Dale Robinette)

The new film “La La Land” is a reminder that Hollywood loves to make films about Hollywood.

Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr (@tyburr) joins Here & Now‘s Meghna Chakrabarti to look at a few films that have drawn upon the city and the film business for inspiration.

Films Discussed In The Segment

“Singin’ in the Rain”


“In a Lonely Place”

“Mulholland Drive”


“L.A. Confidential”

“One From the Heart”


Other Films About, Or Set In, Hollywood
  • “The Player”
  • “Sunset Boulevard”
  • “Boogie Nights”
  • “L.A. Story”
  • “Ed Wood”
  • “Rebel Without a Cause”
  • “A Star is Born”
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