Silver Lake Reservoir looking northwest

Silver Lake -- The plot was confusing. The reviews were so-so. And it was a box office dud.

Despite all this, the 2019 movie “Under the Silver Lake” -- shot in Echo Park, Los Feliz and, yes, Silver Lake -- has not been forgotten. Fans of UTSL (as it’s commonly called) debate and discuss its meaning and the motivation of Sam, the protagonist played by Andrew Garfield. Tweeting their admiration, they encourage others to watch.

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Barry Lank has worked for newspapers on the East and West Coasts, and earned an MS in journalism from Columbia University. He formerly produced "National Lampoon Presents: The Final Edition." A native of San Gabriel Valley, he now lives in East Hollywood.

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