Movies Filming In Philadelphia

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What the Hell Is Jason From “Friday the 13th” Doing at Upper Darby Jail?

I get lots of “celebrity” sighting “tips” here at Philly Mag, from Kellyanne Conway in Margate to Eva Longoria and MC Hammer strolling around Philly. […]

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How This Philly Filmmaker Convinced Idris Elba to Make a Movie Here

After we reported that English actor Idris Elba had signed on to star in and co-produce Ghetto Cowboy, a based-on-a-book movie about the urban cowboy […]

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Idris Elba to Star in North Philly Urban Cowboy Movie

While the rest of the world is abuzz over the reports that Idris Elba really might just be the next James Bond, we here in […]

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Is This M. Night Shyamalan’s Comeback?

Philly director M. Night Shyamalan appears to have found his first success in awhile, taking second place at the box office this weekend with his […]

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Rocky … Again?

At some point this month, you’ll no doubt be seeing paparazzi photos of Sylvester Stallone in and around Philadelphia. The mega-rich star is coming to […]

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M. Night Shyamalan in Town Shooting Low-Budget “Microfilm” Sundowning

A few weeks ago we reported that M. Night Shyamalan will re-team with Bruce Willis for the locally set film Labor of Love, but before […]

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Philly Historic Tour Guide Wants You to Kickstart Her Movie

Temple grad Amy Fear just launched a Kickstarter page to fund her new set-in-Philly short film that draws from her experiences being a historic tour guide […]

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M. Night Shyamalan and Bruce Willis to Re-Team for Philadelphia Project

Sixth Sense and Unbreakable duo M. Night Shyamalan and Bruce Willis are in talks re-team again for a project set in Philadelphia. According to Deadline, […]

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Can a Philly Movie Studio Really Compete with Hollywood?

He never admitted to anyone that it was a crazy idea, even though at first glance it was obviously crazy. He did keep a self-deprecating […]