Welcome back to another exciting episode of Vegas Confessions, WE get the opportunity to chat with the creator of the documentary Poker Queens, Sandra Mohr, Who also was just very down to earth. After finding out she was a film maker from Los Angeles, We drill her on what it takes to make a Gambling documentary as it compares to films and some of the struggles along the way when putting it.
Las Vegas Documentary. Captured moments of day to day life in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Stratosphere, Getting High in Las Vegas. Published on March 2, 2016 March 2, 2016 by joannemaioli Leave a comment. Somewhere between where the vibrant new world of Las Vegas Blvd ends and the classic north end begins lies the Stratosphere. It’s hard to miss actually, as it stands 1149 feet tall, the tallest.
In July of 2014, the iconic casino formerly known as the LVH, and more famously as the Las Vegas Hilton, changed owners and changed their name to the Westgate Las Vegas. The owner, David Siegel, made famous from the hit documentary, “Queen of Versailles,” has initiated room and casino renovations.The Dunes Hotel was a hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip in Paradise, Nevada, that operated from May 23, 1955 to January 26, 1993.Designed by architects John Replogle, Robert Dorr Jr., Milton Schwartz and Maxwell Starkman, it was the tenth resort to open on the Strip. Bellagio now stands on the former grounds. The Dunes golf course is now occupied by parts of Park MGM, New York-New York.Narrator: By late 1960, Las Vegas was so iconic that Warner Brothers was inspired to set a major motion picture in town, a rollicking saga about a five-million-dollar casino heist gone awry.
Originally it was the Las Vegas Pharmacy, which served local residents from about 1906-1955. In 1956, it became the Silver Palace, Las Vegas’ first two-story casino, and the first to feature “motor stairs,” or escalators. The casino changed names several times before becoming Sassy Sally’s.
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Answer 1 of 70: I think over the years I have watched this more times I can count. I've always wondered where these people are today, especially Alan and John. I think my next trip I will throw down 14,17, 20 for roulette numbers in honor of Alan. God bless him.
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