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Twin Towers, Hollywood superstar

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Twin Towers, Hollywood superstar

Filmmaker creates montage of buildings' cameos in film

  • Jeff Mock via Wikipedia

Although the Twin Towers no longer grace the New York City skyline, they will always exist, thanks to Hollywood.

The towers were a major presence in the 1976 version of “King Kong,” but mostly they served as a backdrop — an identifiable marker for the city — in films that include “Dog Day Afternoon,” “The French Connection,” the “Superman” movies, “Independence Day,” and “Deep Impact.’

Filmmaker Dan Meth pieced together a montage of clips of the Twin Towers in the movies that reminds America what was, and what was taken from us, on Sept. 11, 2001.

Twin Tower Cameos from Dan Meth on Vimeo.

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