739 in “Criss Cross” (1949)

Posted on: May 21, 2012 by Pacific Electric 2 Comments

Pacific Electric Hollywood Car no. 739 emerges from the Hill Street Tunnel at 3:40 into this clip from 1949's noir "Criss Cross," starring Burt Lancaster and The Munsters' Yvonne DeCarlo.

The film features extensive use of locations throughout Bunker Hill. Suggested by PE fan David Thompson - thanks, David! - ed.

2 Responses

  1. Joshua

    May 21, 2012

    How ironic that he remarks about how little has changed in Los Angeles. Only if they had known Downtown would be completely changed in just 25 years.

  2. John Bengtson

    January 31, 2015

    This post shows a 3d map of the area, where Criss Cross was filmed, and where silent movies were filmed nearby.


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