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The closure of Motion Picture Home makes the future uncertain for residents

The closure of Motion Picture Home makes the future uncertain for residents

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/cover_story/article/the_closure_of_motion_picture_home_makes_the_future_uncertain_for_residents

One day last spring, Jill Schary-Robinson Shaw was walking through a quiet, darkened corridor in the long-term care unit at The Motion Picture Home, the iconic Woodland Hills nursing home for entertainment industry veterans and their families. Hardly anyone was around — lights were dim, residents alone in their rooms — as Schary-Robinson Shaw, the daughter of Isadore “Dore” Schary, who ran MGM in the 1950s, wheeled her husband, Stuart Shaw, a resident of the home, around his desolate indoor neighborhood.

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