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Tag Archives: Hollywood of the East

“Elixir” Filming in Schenley Park

Elixir Filming in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh

 One Shot “Elixir,” an ABC (Disney) musical production (codeword BOSS) with Chelsea Kane, Jane Seymour, and Sara Paxton is taking over Schenley Park near Phipps Conservatory (behind Carnegie Mellon) for a few days. The crew has set up base camp along Schenley Drive (map), and will be blocking Panther Hollow Bridge traffic throughout the day. It looks like a major ...

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Abduction in Theaters Now

Taylor Lautner in Abduction at PNC Park in Pittsburgh

Abduction with Taylor Lautner is finally in theaters and Boring Pittsburgh encourages you to go see it! From what we have witnessed in the behind the scenes footage, Lautner has really proven himself as an action star in this John Singleton directed film. Besides, even if you think you don’t like the actor, simply because he played a werewolf in a teen movie, ...

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Tom Cruise in Pittsburgh Filming “One Shot” Movie

Tom Cruise to film "One Shot" movie in Pittsburgh

The Dark Knight will be rising up and out of the Burgh this weekend… but film-stalkers shouldn’t cry the boredom blues yet, because Haddad’s trucks will be back on the streets in less time than it would take to get hooked up to an e-meter for a free stress test. That’s right! Tom Cruise could be the next Hollywood star ...

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Batman: Dark Knight Rises Set Pics and Videos – Part 3

Christian Bale as Batman on the set of Dark Knight Rises in Pittsburgh

Batman made an appearance in Pittsburgh today during the filming of the Dark Knight Rises, taking place at CMU’s Mellon Institute. They have Fifth Avenue blocked off between S. Bellefield Ave and S. Craig St. The day included snow, fake pillars, lots of fighting extras, and a very special appearance by Pittsburgh rain.

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Batman: The Dark Knight Rises Filming at CMU – PICS!

Batman filming at CMU in July/August

Holy bagpipes, Batman! Magnus Rex The Dark Knight will be filming around Carnegie Mellon University in Oakland at the end of July and throughout the beginning of August! Boring Pittsburgh doesn’t want to spoil the story, but trust us when we tell you that these are going to be among some of the most important, action-packed scenes in the movie! ...

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Perks of Being a Wallflower Filming Now

Emma Watson and Logan Lerman filming The Perks of Being a Wallflower in Pittsburgh

Yinzer hipsters rejoice! The Perks of Being a Wallflower is being made into a movie and will be filmed in Pittsburgh starting today. The book was written by a Pittsburgher, so what better place to film than the Burgh? Writer and director Stephen Chbosky was originally from Upper St. Clair where he graduated from high school in 1988. Now he ...

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Batman Not Going to Explode the Igloo?

The rumors about Batman filming in Pittsburgh are 100% true, but rumors about why are (supposedly) 100% false. According to a report by KDKA’s Jon Delano, the Pittsburgh Film Office and the SEA are denying any connection between the removal of the vacant arena and Batman: The Dark Knight Rises. That means we will not be seeing an exploding Civic ...

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