[Making It in Hollywood raw: Dr. John #1]

This video contains footage shot for the 1976 documentary "Making It in Hollywood," an in depth look at the entertainment business through the eyes of both Hollywood hopefuls and veterans. In this video, we watch footage from a Hollywood party featuring a performance by musician Dr. John.

00:00Copy video clip URL This tape begins with footage of the videomakers in their hotel room.

01:35Copy video clip URL Footage of a party. We also see a brief performance by the L.A. Knockers, a dance cabaret group in attendance that night. The video quality is poor throughout this portion of the tape. The camera operator uses the light attachment on the camera which affects the quality of the footage very negatively. This lasts for several minutes.

09:46Copy video clip URL Cut to a backyard area. We watch as a number of party goers skinny dip in the pool. Two party goers are seen getting fairly intimate with one another. This is then followed by footage from inside of the party. This lasts for several minutes.

12:53Copy video clip URL Cut back to footage of the party goers skinny dipping.

15:18Copy video clip URL We watch as Dr. John performs a slew of blues tunes for those in attendance. Actress Sally Kirkland sings with Dr. John through his performances. This lasts for the remainder of the video.

32:40Copy video clip URL Tape ends.


1 Comment

  1. Yana Nirvana says:

    Wow! I was one of the LA Knockers- wearing the LA Knockers T-shirt. I so can’t remember what this was about!!

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