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Your Guide to All the Awards Season Films Released Over the Holidays

You may have already chosen your favorite film of the year and declared your selections for the 2020 Academy Awards Best Picture category but there are still dozens of buzzworthy films set to be released over the upcoming holidays. To help keep you up to date with all the new movie releases of 2019, check out our November and December release calendar below and write us in the comments about the movies you’re most excited to see or the ones you’ve loved most so far this year.

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Los Village Triplex with Restored 1890s Farmhouse

All three units of this exquisite triplex will be delivered vacant. A rare and wonderful income property opportunity in the very heart of Los Feliz Village. The rear portion of the property is a historic and restored farmhouse built in 1890, making it one of the very first – if not the first – homes in Los Feliz Village. It’s absolutely an owner-user’s dream; a separate entrance, gated compound with a standalone bungalow, bonus studio, and a large private yard.

From the street, there are two light-filled Spanish-style apartments that each have one bedroom, one bath, laundry, offices, and outdoor space.

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Fresh & Innovative California Chinese at Mandarette Café

Mandarette Café – the longtime Chinese restaurant on Beverly Blvd near the Beverly Center – celebrated their 35th anniversary open recently so we decided it was high time to get back to the West Hollywood mainstay to see if their famous strawberry shrimp is as delicious as I remember it, to taste some of Chef Yang’s newest savory dishes for the fall, and to have a soju and ginger cocktail or two.

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Spanish Revival Village Las Orquideas For Sale in Hollywood Heights

Built in the early days of the Golden Era of Hollywood and nestled in the Hollywood Heights foothills, Las Orquideas is a compound of five villas consisting of nine units. The property was designed by Cecil B. DeMille’s frequent art director Wilfred Buckland – popularly canonized as Hollywood’s first art director – to resemble the hillside towns of Andalusia. Buckland is quoted as saying, “I came to Hollywood … in search of a chance to visualize a more ‘pictorial’ way, by adapting to film the same rules that govern the higher art of painting.” Las Orquideas, located at 1901 North Orchid Avenue, is exquisitely painterly and altogether movie-magical.

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The Best Events & Things to Do This November in Los Angeles (2019)

Just as October ends and you think it is safe to stay home for an evening, November in Los Angeles rolls around and it appears to be just as full of amazing events and things to do as last month’s Halloween-fueled and festivity-filled month. There’s Friday Night Jazz at LACMA, Structure Exhibition at Neutra Museum, Coco Live, the L.A. Coffee Festival, the Burbank Wine Walk, and no shortage of Thanksgiving and fall celebrations. Read on for the best events and things to do in Los Angeles this November!

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A Work of Art: Modern Architectural Cabin in Los Feliz Oaks

Recently profiled in the Los Angeles Times and Curbed LA, this modern cabin in the coveted Los Feliz Oaks neighborhood of Los Angeles is a visual delight and an artistic triumph from the trailblazing Shanghainese architect Tony Ngai.

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Halloween Weekend’s Best Events in Los Angeles

Halloween may fall on a school night this year, but that’s not stopping the Halloween and Halloween-adjacent events from happening all month long. Here are just a few selections from this weekend’s roster of events, including Psycho with a live score at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, a Twin Peaks dance party, a Halloween block party in Eagle Rock that doubles as a dog and cat adoption event, and so many more. Enjoy!

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Just Listed: Laurel Canyon Eco-Friendly Celebrity Retreat | 8459 Ridpath Drive

Welcome to the LA Green House, a modern and organic luxury retreat originally built in 1924 and recently re-imagined by Interform Architecture utilizing exclusively green and eco-friendly design principles.

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Marvelous Spanish Estate in Los Feliz Hills – 4101 Parva Avenue

This absolutely gorgeous 1930s Spanish-style home is in a fabulous Los Feliz Hills location, high above the boulevard, and just below Griffith Park. The private and gated four bedroom home is sited on a large .34 acre lot and contains four bedrooms, plus a private guest suite, a luxurious saltwater pool, rolling green lawn, Downtown Los Angeles views, multiple patios, and enchanting outdoor areas primed for entertaining.

 

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For Lease: Private Spanish-style Pool Home in Los Feliz | $8,900/mo.

Hidden behind a privacy hedge on an idyllic street in Los Feliz is this romantic Spanish-style home that is now available for lease. If you are looking for a sexy and stylish lease you won’t want to miss this rare and wonderful opportunity.

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