Blast From the Past — 1935

The Golden Gate Bridge is the star of a Hollywood movie before it’s even finished. Filmed in March and released in June, Stranded has some great footage of the men building an Engineering Icon.

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Here’s the Elevator Pitch:

A construction engineer with a heart of steel courts a social worker with a heart of gold, while fighting a protection racketeer that tries to derail the construction of the Golden Gate Bridge. (Source: IMDB)

Stranded is available on DVD.

Source: Sausalito News, March 1, 1935 via California Digital Newspaper Collection, Center for Bibliographic Studies and Research, University of California, Riverside

Photo Credit: Warner Brothers, Stranded (1935)


  2 comments for “Blast From the Past — 1935

  1. May 17, 2019 at 7:18 PM

    That’s quite a story line. 🙂 These blasts from the past are always interesting, Allan.


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    • May 18, 2019 at 1:18 PM

      Thanks, Janet. The more I look into old newspapers the more I see history being repeated. It is an interesting POV.


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