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‘Daddy’s Home 2’ filming at Old Timer’s

By Jan Gottesman The Worcester Telegram April 28, 2017 CLINTON – Hollywood may be coming to Clinton next week, but most residents will not be first-hand observers. Filming for “Daddy’s Home 2,” starring Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell, Mel Gibson, John … Continue reading

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Is making movies in Brockton now in vogue with Hollywood?

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. Continue reading

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Documentary chronicles Boston, ‘granddaddy of all marathons’

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. Continue reading

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‘Proud Mary’ movie crews descend on downtown Lawrence

City’s reputation as a film location grows Continue reading

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Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg spotted filming movie inside Massachusetts candy shop

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. Continue reading

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Concord Goes Hollywood: Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell Film Upcoming Comedy

The pair were in town Wednesday filming the follow-up to their 2015 comedy, “Daddy’s Home.” Continue reading

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Lights, camera, action: film-inspired trips to the US

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. Continue reading

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Great Barrington welcomes ‘Daddy’s Home 2’ feature film production to town

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 BY EOIN HIGGINS – THE BERKSHIRE EAGLE) GREAT BARRINGTON — … Continue reading

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Mapping The Towns Behind This Year’s Award-Nominated Films

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! Continue reading

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ZERO at the Oscars. Twice!

ZERO at the Oscars. Twice! Continue reading

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OSCAR WINNERS 2017: SEE THE COMPLETE LIST!

View the complete list of of winners from Oscar Sunday. Look for the WINNER mark in each category. For videos from the live performance including acceptance speeches, visit http://oscar.go.com. Continue reading

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Boston Plays Key Role in ‘Patriots Day,’ ‘Live by Night’

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. Continue reading

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Real places that inspired scenes in Oscar-nominated films

All of them are real places where Oscar-nominated movies were filmed. Continue reading

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Amazon Makes Oscar History as First Streaming Service Best Picture Nominee

With “Manchester by the Sea,” Amazon Studios has made history, becoming the first streaming service to land a best picture Oscar nomination. Continue reading

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Oscar Nominations: Complete List

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 President Cheryl Boone Isaacs was joined by Demian Bichir, Dustin … Continue reading

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Brockton, doubling as Detroit, will soon be on the big screen

A movie filmed in Brockton is coming soon to a theater near you. Continue reading

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City of Lawrence stars in ‘Live by Night

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 a movie in their city. Now, the whole country will … Continue reading

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2017 Nominations List for the EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

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 • Explore the Awards database 2016 NOMINATIONS (presented in 2017) … Continue reading

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How to Visit the Real ‘Manchester by the Sea’

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. Continue reading

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Matt Damon congratulates ‘Manchester by the Sea’ crew on Golden Globe nomination

The first round of congratulations is coming in for the Golden Globes nominees. First up, Matt Damon, producer of “Manchester by the Sea” Continue reading

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