Pittsburgh has long been known for its work in major motion pictures, and television shows. Take its famous turn in the cult classic Night of the Living Dead, shot in 1968, in and around Monroeville Mall. Most recently, however, Hollywood has been taking notice of Pittsburgh for its affordability, breathtaking architecture, and affable residents. Since 1919, nearly 150 movies have been filmed in the Steel City, with 35 occurring in the last five years. This list includes the most memorable, some of which are critically-acclaimed, projects from the last decade.
In recent years, Hollywood has financed and developed more and more films that draw attention to the effects of humans on planet earth.
Vin Diesel said Friday that the latest “Fast & Furious” film deserves a best picture Oscar but has two strikes against it when it comes to the Academy — it’s an action flick and it’s a sequel.
The 39th annual Cleveland International Cleveland Film Festival is bigger and better than ever.
Bloody Sunday in Selma, March 7, 1965.
The Oscars are often a den of crazy, from rambling speeches and mangled names to some truly terrible host routines. But do you remember Sacheen Littlefeather? Or the streaker?
It’s steaming up the big screen.
The all-new, all-female “Ghostsbusters” are here.
With only eight films nominated for Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, we point out five additional films that deserved a spot in this prestigious Academy Award category.
To the world, he is Michael Keaton the movie star, but in accepting his Golden Globe last night, he revealed himself to someone else.
Moviegoers were at the South Side Works to see the controversial film “The Interview” on Christmas.
Pittsburgh had its fair share of celebrities in town this weekend.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With major stars like Will Smith currently filming in the Hill District and productions popping up all over town, movie-making is back in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Film Office credits the resurgence to […]
The hustle and bustle of Hollywood is right here in Pittsburgh.
Books form the basis of countless Hollywood films and you’ll have no shortage of big screen adaptations to choose from during this year’s Oscar season and throughout 2015.