|Age Range(s)||Adult (36-50)|
|Type of monologue / Character is||Persuasive, Descriptive, Introduction to story, Talking to the audience|
|Genre||Action, Thriller, Mystery, Noir, Drama|
|Description||Come to Los Angeles!|
Los Angeles is the backdrop of this neo-noir mystery-thriller where three police officers investigate a brutal murder in an all-night diner. Sid Hudgens (Danny DeVito) is the sleazy reporter of "Hush Hush" magazine, a celebrity scandal magazine. In a voice-over narration, he introduces us to the city of Los Angeles, a city that may seem like paradise on earth on the surface but that also has many problems like crime and corruption...
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|SID HUDGENS: "Come to Los Angeles. The sun shines bright. The beach is white and inviting and the orange groves stretch as far as the eye can see. There are jobs aplenty and land is cheap. Every working man can have his own house and inside every house and happy all-American family. You can have all this and who knows? You could even be discovered...become a movie star...or at least see one...Life is good in Los Angeles. It's paradise on earth...."|