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No1089 My UP IN SMOKE minimal movie poster

Two stoners unknowingly smuggle a van – made entirely of marijuana – from Mexico to L.A., with incompetent Sgt. Stedenko on their trail. Directors: Lou Adler, Tommy Chong…

No1085 My American Graffiti minimal movie poster

A couple of high school grads spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college. Director: George Lucas Stars: Richard Dreyfuss,…

No230 MY THE EAGLES Minimal Music poster

“Hotel California” is the title track from the Eagles’ album of the same name and was released as a single in February 1977. Writing credits for the song…

No1044 My Bad Times at the El Royale minimal movie poster

Circa 1969, several strangers, most with a secret to bury, meet by chance at Lake Tahoe’s El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course…

No957 My The Tribes of Palos Verdes minimal movie poster

When the situation at her idyllic Palos Verdes home turns volatile, young Medina attempts to surf her way to happiness. Directors: Brendan Malloy, Emmett Malloy Stars: Maika Monroe,…

No946 My Fast Times at Ridgemont High minimal movie poster

A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll. Director: Amy Heckerling Stars: Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason…

No884 My Easy A minimal movie poster

A clean-cut high school student relies on the school’s rumor mill to advance her social and financial standing. Director: Will Gluck Stars: Emma Stone, Amanda Bynes, Penn Badgley…

No207-2 My 2 Fast 2 Furious minimal movie poster

Former cop Brian O’Conner is called upon to bust a dangerous criminal and he recruits the help of a former childhood friend and street racer who has a…

No848 My Less Than Zero minimal movie poster

A college freshman returns to L.A. for the holidays at his ex-girlfriend’s request, but discovers that his former best friend has an out-of-control drug habit. Director: Marek Kanievska…

No835 My Chungking Express minimal movie poster

Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he…

No810 My San Andreas minimal movie poster

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey with his ex-wife across the state in order to rescue his daughter….

No797 My La Bamba minimal movie poster

Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of early rock and roll singer Ritchie Valens who died at age 17 in a plane crash with Buddy Holly and…

No793 My Inherent Vice minimal movie poster

In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private investigator Larry “Doc” Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend. Director: Paul Thomas Anderson Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson…

No769 My Erin Brockovich minimal movie poster

An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city’s water supply. Director: Steven Soderbergh Stars:…

No730 My Baywatch minimal movie poster

Two unlikely prospective lifeguards vie for jobs alongside the buff bodies who patrol a beach in California. Director: Seth Gordon Stars: Alexandra Daddario, Priyanka Chopra, Kelly Rohrbach Wannahave…

No707 My Pumping Iron minimal movie poster

From Gold’s Gym in Venice Beach California to the showdown in Pretoria, amateur and professional bodybuilders prepare for the 1975 Mr. Olympia and Mr. Universe. Directors: George Butler,…

No693 My Blow minimal movie poster

The story of George Jung, the man who established the American cocaine market in the 1970s. Director: Ted Demme Stars: Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Franka Potente Wannahave a…

No518 My Plan 9 From Outer Space minimal movie poster

Aliens resurrect dead humans as zombies and vampires to stop humanity from creating the Solaranite (a sort of sun-driven bomb). Director: Edward D. Wood Jr. Stars: Gregory Walcott,…

No450 My Dogtown and Z-Boys minimal movie poster

Documentary about the pioneering 1970s Zephyr skating team. Director: Stacy PeraltaStars: Sean Penn, Jay Adams, Tony Alva Wannahave a poster? StorylineSub-titled “The Birth of Extreme”, this documentary takes…

No422 My Straight Outta Compton minimal movie poster

The group NWA emerges from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-1980s and revolutionizes pop culture with their music and tales about life in the hood. Director:…

No386 My Borat minimal movie poster

Kazakh TV talking head Borat is dispatched to the United States

No378 My Cars minimal movie poster

A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen

No356 My Serial Ape-ist minimal movie poster

Serial Ape-ist is a low-budget horror movie that Penny did when she first moved to Los Angeles. Its plot involves a genetically engineered and sex-crazed killer gorilla on…

No337 My WILD AT HEART minimal movie poster

Young lovers Sailor and Lula run from the variety of weirdos that Lula’s mom has hired to kill Sailor. Director: David Lynch Stars: Nicolas Cage, Laura Dern, Willem…

No294 My Beverly Hills cop minimal movie poster

A freewheeling Detroit cop pursuing a murder investigation finds himself dealing with the very different culture of Beverly Hills. Stars: Eddie Murphy, Judge Reinhold, John Ashton Wannahave a…

No216 My Sharknado minimal movie poster

When a freak hurricane swamps Los Angeles, nature’s deadliest killer rules sea, land, and air as thousands of sharks terrorize the waterlogged populace. Director: Anthony C. FerranteStars: Ian…

No196 My The Big Bang Theory minimal poster

A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the…

No188 My The Lords Of Dogtown minimal movie poster

The film follows the surf and skateboarding trends that originated in Venice, California during the 1970’s. Director: Catherine HardwickeStars: Heath Ledger, Emile Hirsch, Victor Rasuk Wannahave a poster?…

No167 My Boogie Nights minimal movie poster

The story of a young man’s adventures in the Californian pornography industry of the late 1970s and early 1980s. Director: Paul Thomas AndersonStars: Mark Wahlberg, Julianne Moore, Burt…

No110 My Birds minimal movie poster

A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds…