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The Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker 2018: Big Cities

our choice of a town or city in which to settle down in for a couple of years or a lifetime is a significant life decision, there’s just no getting around it. The good news is that our annual best places guide is a pretty decent starting point for moviemakers who are looking to narrow their choices as they research their next moviemaking and living destination. Continue reading

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WATCH NOW: Made in Mass. PROUD MARY Official Trailer- IN THEATERS JANUARY 12TH

Official new trailer for Made in Mass “Proud Mary”! Continue reading

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WATCH NOW: Made in Mass ABE & PHIL’S LAST POKER GAME Official Trailer!

Official trailer for Abe and Phil’s Last Poker Game in select theaters January 12th. Continue reading

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Castle Rock’s Berard: Everyone Has Lived Up To The Friendly Town Name

Alex Berard, assistant location manager for Olive Avenue Productions, updated the selectboard Wednesday night on the final filming of scenes for “Castle Rock,” the Stephen King-inspired television series that has been filming in town for Hulu Continue reading

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MASS MEDIA EXPO ~ NOV. 4TH @ WGBH

New England’s largest media conversation returns on Saturday, November 4th. Tickets are now available for #MASSMEDIA17 at WGBH Boston! Continue reading

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Fusion Seeks New Diverse Voices Through Open Call For TV Projects

The Creative Board, led by Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. with founding members Viola Davis, Ezra Edelman, Jodie Foster, Meryl Streep, and Residente, is now accepting submissions for scripted and unscripted television projects that connect with the passions and values of the country’s diverse youth. Continue reading

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Here’s How You Can Visit the Set of ‘Hocus Pocus’

Beloved cult classic “Hocus Pocus,” starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy debuted in theaters 24 years ago, on July 16, 1993. Although it wasn’t a huge theatrical success, bringing in just over $37 million at the box office, the film has since become an iconic holiday film. So much so that nearly a quarter century after the film first premiered, the town of Salem, Massachusetts, has tips on where to go to see where the film was made. Continue reading

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How ‘Wheelman’ Became A Unique Driving Movie, And Satisfied The Urge To Destroy A Prius

A motorcycle pursues a robbery getaway driver through a Boston highway tunnel, dogging the wheelman’s BMW. But this isn’t a traditional cops and robbers chase – the vehicles move cautiously, haltingly, the bike almost like an animal stalking prey. Finally, both open the throttle and then the chase is on for real, and it will end with a nasty collision.
This is Wheelman, with Frank Grillo as the title character, caught in a life-threatening trap after a robbery goes sideways. Continue reading

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WATCH NOW: Made in Mass. NEW MUTANTS Teaser Trailer

Filmed in Massachusetts, the X-Men spin-off New Mutants, introduces a new crop of teenage mutants. Continue reading

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WATCH NOW: Made in Mass. Professor Marston & the Wonder Women Trailer – IN THEATERS OCT. 13TH!

Filmed in Massachusetts, Professor Marston and the Wonder Women is a biographical drama film about American psychologist William Moulton Marston, who created the fictional character Wonder Woman. Continue reading

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Castle Rock – First Look Teaser (Official)

Enter the chilling world of Castle Rock, the new Hulu Original drama series from Executive Producer J.J. Abrams and the mind of Stephen King Continue reading

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2018 Fox Writers Lab Now Accepting Applications!

21st Century Fox Inclusion is excited to announce the launch of the 2018 Fox Writers Lab (“FWL”). Applications are open September 25th, and will close on October 22nd or once Fox has received 750 complete applications (whichever comes first). Continue reading

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Hulu Series Based On Stephen King Stories Shoots At Tewksbury State Hospital

The first television series to be based in Massachusetts in more than three decades is reportedly shooting scenes at Tewksbury State Hospital this month. Hulu’s series “Castle Rock,” which is based on stories set in the fictitious Maine town of the same name that shows up in many Stephen King stories, have been shooting at sites throughout the state this summer. Continue reading

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Town of Orange getting into character as Castle Rock for TV series

The cast and crew for the Hulu series Castle Rock has transformed downtown Orange into their own film set. Continue reading

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Town of Orange getting into character as Castle Rock for TV series

The cast and crew for the Hulu series Castle Rock has transformed downtown Orange into their own film set. Continue reading

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5 movies Bostonians should definitely check out this fall

Guide to films Bostonians should definitely check out this fall Continue reading

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Locally filmed ‘Stronger,’ starring Jake Gyllenhaal, has Boston premiere

The film about Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeffrey Bauman and starring Jake Gyllenhaal was filmed in Braintree, Weymouth, and Easton. Continue reading

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The #HometownHeroes #crowdfunding rally is here!

Great stories happen everywhere. And great film can be created anywhere. The Hometown Heroes Crowdfunding Rally champions the next generation of filmmakers making movies with their local community and resources: talent, locations, production houses and partners. Continue reading

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Across North Central region, more ‘lights, camera, ACTION!’

When the location scouts first approached Lancaster resident Hollis Petri, they said they were looking for a house with “masculine” features and that his Neck Road multifamily fit the bill. Continue reading

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Amy Schumer film remains in Boston as Hub once again stands in for New York

I Feel Pretty is still filming around Boston, but according to the film’s location manager, the city will stand in for New York in the comedy. Continue reading

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