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Here are Amazon bid videos from other cities

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It’s enough to make you want to book tickets to Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, or, yes, Detroit.

As part of their pitches to Amazon for their $5 billion second headquarters, a number of cities are boasting of their charms in slick videos.

Here are a few of them, from cities large and small. Call it an Amazon bid film festival.

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The list starts with the three major American cities above, whose videos make a strong argument, including a particularly stirring video for Detroit, which used the tagline, “Move here. Move the world.”

Philadelphia

Pittsburgh

Detroit

Washington, D.C.

Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas

Calgary, Alberta

Frisco, Texas

Danbury, Conn.

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And here’s one of Boston’s pitch videos for comparison. How do you think we shape up?

Martin Finucane can be reached at martin.finucane@globe.com.