A 1974 60 Minutes Segment on the Demolition of MGM’s Backlot

Mike Wallace hosts this 60 Minutes piece from 1974. It features some of the last filmed footage of MGM’s backlot prior to its demolition. Mr Wallace revisits the false facades for the Andy Hardy films, Ninotchka, Pride and Prejudice, Easter Parade, An American in Paris, Camille and The Philadelphia Story.

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