STOP 1: HOLLYWOOD AND HIGHLAND
American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre Break the big-movie habit and come to this nonprofit theater for its innovative films. Monthly tours are offered of the restored 1922 Egyptian revival-style theater. INFO: Tours $5, movie tickets from $10; 6712 Hollywood Blvd.; 323/466-3456.
25 Degrees Upscale burgers and decor by restaurant-design king Dodd Mitchell reflect the revival of Hollywood Boulevard. INFO: $$; in the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, 7000 Hollywood Blvd.; 323/785-7244.