Raw footage for the 1976 documentary "Making It In Hollywood," which follows several actors as they attempt to break into the movie business. Footage taken outside of Schwab's drugstore on Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood.
00:00Copy video clip URL Cliff, a shoeshine man, is interviewed outside Schwab’s drugstore. He talks about the movie stars from the “old days” and talks about his one and only role in a “Tarzan” picture.
06:47Copy video clip URL An unidentified man, a friend of the “Making It” crew, approaches them to chat.
08:04Copy video clip URL John Dennis, an actor and Schwab’s regular comments on Cliff, saying “[Cliff is] our sidewalk psychologist, psychiatrist, philosopher… he teaches us an awful lot.”
09:09Copy video clip URL Several other unidentified actors are briefly interviewed, informally, in front of Schwab’s about what it means to “make it.”
12:53Copy video clip URL A car accident occurs on the street in front of Schwab’s. After this, Cavestani continues to chat with Cliff and passersby.
18:45Copy video clip URL End of tape.