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The O.C. on the screen

Benjamin McKenzie, left, and Adam Brody play high school friends who happen to live together in “The O.C.” (Fox)
The severely disturbed Bluth clan played by, from left, Michael Cera, David Cross, Bob Einstein, Jessica Walter, Will Arnett and Jason Bateman, made their home in Orange County on the much-praised Fox show “Arrested Development.” (Fox)
MTV’s reality series “Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County” made mini-celebrities out of its teenage cast members. (Michael Muller)
Colin Hanks, right, starred as a confused teen looking to escape the sun-soaked shores of Orange County for the promise of an intellectual paradise at Stanford in the comedy movie “Orange County.” (Gamma LaMana / Paramount Pictures)
The Bravo reality series “The Real Housewives of Orange County” followed the lives of several women from the exclusive Orange County community of Coto de Caza. (Dave Bjerke / Bravo)
The Walt Disney-hosted TV series “Disneyland” covered the live opening of the actual Disneyland theme park in Anaheim in 1955. (Disney Imagineering Collection)