And the winner is … Griffith Park.
The city-owned park, whose film and TV credits stretch from the 1915 classic "The Birth of a Nation" to the 1960s "Batman" TV series, is once again playing a starring role in Hollywood.
Griffith Park has topped the list of most popular film sites in the Los Angeles area in 2014, behind downtown L.A.'s Herald-Examiner building and the 6th Street Bridge, according to a survey of permit data.
There were 322 production days at the park last year, according to a Los Angeles Times review of film data supplied by FilmL.A. Inc., the nonprofit group that handles permits for the city and county.
The survey tracks permits...