What are the best movies set in LA?

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    #1La La Land

    La La Land

    La La Land is a 2016 American musical romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Damien Chazelle, and starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, as an actress and a musician chasing their dreams in Los Angeles.


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    Xu Pan
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "This film really deserves to get all the recognition they had. They really showcase the beauty of LA. Every aspect of the fils is superb!"
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    Grease was a romantic musical film released in 1978. It was directed by Randal Kleiser and starred by John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing.


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    Marie Carlson
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "Missing the old classic musicals such as this. This is both of my and bff's fave! We even memorized some of its songs. Cali hs life is the bessst! "
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    Transformers is a science-fiction action film directed by Michael Bay. Originally released in 2007, it is the first installment in the Transformers movie series. The movie starred Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Josh Duhamel, and John Turturro.


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    Roy Russell
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "I like the idea how they destroyed LA LOL. Well it's pretty cool and realistic well i think producers should really master mapping LA like they did in NY."
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    #4Singin' in the Rain

    Singin' in the Rain

    Directed by Stanley Donen, Singin' in the Rain is a classic 1952 film from Metro Goldwyn Mayer. The movie is about a silent film production company and cast makes a difficult transition to sound


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    Elizabeth Cordero
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "Now I believe that LA is the city of stars LMFAO! Every good musical movie is a film set here. Been fan of both Broadway and musical films. They're both good!"
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    #5Back to the Future

    Back to the Future

    Back to the Future is a sci-fi comedy movie directed by Robert Zemeckis starring Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, and Lea Thompson. It follows the adventures of a teenager and his friend, as a scientist creates a time machine with a car.


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    Zeng He
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "Who's not a fan of this classic 90's film? This is so good that I couldn't imagine the old LA! I wonder if they got the future look right?"
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    #6The Graduate

    The Graduate

    The Graduate is a dramatic and romantic comedy motion picture that featured Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft, and Katharine Ross. A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter.


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    Harini Mehra
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "From screenplay, acting to directing is simply flawless! I like how they set it up in LA. It perfectly first for the narrative of the story!"
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    #7Boogie Nights

    Boogie Nights

    Boogie Nights was a drama film released in October 1997. It was directed and written by Paul Thomas Anderson. The movie featured Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt Reynolds.


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    Abhinav Tata
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "classic 70's set up in the old town of LA! Nothing beats a great imagination such as this. It's full of expressing subculture in form of human extent!"
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    Greenberg is a film directed by Noah Baumbach. It is about a man named Roger Greenberg who had to house-sit his brother and later found happiness with his brother's assistant. It is a comedy, drama, and romance film that runs for 1 hour and 47 minutes.


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    Dennis Robertson
    Written on July 4, 2018
    "What I like about this film is how it made me felt at the end. This is remarkable and good. They couldn't get any better location than LA for this film."


Best What are the best movies set in LA
1La La LandMovies 9 Paid
2GreaseMovies 7 Paid
3TransformersMovies 7 Paid
4Singin' in the RainMovies 6 Paid
5Back to the FutureMovies 5 Paid
6The Graduate Movies 4 Paid
7Boogie NightsMovies 3 Paid
8GreenbergMovies 2 Paid

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