Is Brockton becoming the new Hollywood East? Two new upcoming Hollywood films have recently been produced in the city, bringing blockbuster stars to the hardscrabble streets of Brockton.
What’s the planet’s most legendary marathon? Probably that fabled first one Pheidippides ran in 490 B.C., breathlessly proclaiming a great military victory before perishing from his effort.
City’s reputation as a film location grows
Wearing a couple of pretty hideous Christmas sweaters, movie stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg spent some time filming inside a Concord, Massachusetts candy shop Wednesday.
The pair were in town Wednesday filming the follow-up to their 2015 comedy, “Daddy’s Home.”
With a host of US-based releases scooping awards at this year’s Oscars, Debbie Ward looks at the cities taking a starring role on the silver screen – and how agents can sell them.
By Eoin Higgins Berkshire Eagle March 21, 2017 (Production trucks for Will Ferrell’s “Daddy’s Home 2” line Lover’s Lane. The road will be closed through the week for production. PHOTO …
Ever dream of being a movie star? While the glitz and glamour may be a far reach, it is possible to live somewhere that an award-nominated movie was filmed!
ZERO at the Oscars. Twice!
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Boston has been a star in two recent high-profile films, Peter Berg’s “Patriots Day,” the director’s latest collaboration with Mark Wahlberg, and Ben Affleck’s “Live by Night”. The two films have more than the city in common, though — they share the same location manager, Mark Fitzgerald, a native of Framingham, Mass., whose deep knowledge of the area helped both projects.
All of them are real places where Oscar-nominated movies were filmed.
With “Manchester by the Sea,” Amazon Studios has made history, becoming the first streaming service to land a best picture Oscar nomination.
Variety.com Variety staff January 24, 017 Oscar nominees for the 89th annual awards were announced on Tuesday morning during a live-streamed event filmed in six cities around the globe. Academy …
A movie filmed in Brockton is coming soon to a theater near you.
By Terry Date Daily News January 13, 2017 Back in the fall of 2015, Lawrence residents got a front-row seat to see Massachusetts native and Hollywood star Ben Affleck make …
By BAFTA.org January 10, 2017 The nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards in plain text: • Browse the categories (additional imagery & information) • View the press release …
Many of the films nominated for awards this season explore specific, off-the-beaten-path parts of America. “Manchester by the Sea”—produced by Matt Damon and nominated for five Golden Globes, including Best Picture—portrays the working class fishing neighborhoods along Massachusetts’s North Shore.
The first round of congratulations is coming in for the Golden Globes nominees. First up, Matt Damon, producer of “Manchester by the Sea”
By Vanity fair December 12, 2016 There was lots of love for La La Land and Moonlight from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. On Monday morning, Don Cheadle, Laura Dern, …