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Local Martial Arts Academy Owner Excited To See Himself On The Big Screen In “Southpaw”

Film crews set up on Brownsville Road in Carrick one year ago in front of a gym that doesn’t exist, except in a film called “Southpaw.”

07/24/2015

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Retired Police Detective Helping Disadvantaged Kids Turn Their Lives Around

The new film, “Southpaw,” was shot in Pittsburgh, and the boxing ring used in the movie was later donated to the Centre Avenue YMCA.

07/20/2015

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Best Movies Filmed In Pittsburgh

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.

04/25/2015

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First Trailer For Pittsburgh Filmed “Southpaw” Movie Released

The first trailer for “Southpaw,” the boxing movie filmed in Pittsburgh has been released.

03/27/2015

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Local Gym Owner Helping “Southpaw” Crew Find Local Boxers To Serve As Extras

A film crew was in Carrick again today, shooting scenes for the Jake Gyllenhaal movie called “Southpaw.”

07/23/2014

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Movie Shoot Confuses Police After Deadly Shooting

One man is dead, another is in critical condition after a shooting in Carrick early Tuesday morning.

07/22/2014

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Extras Needed For ‘Southpaw’ Movie

If you want to be in a movie, there is a call for extras for “Southpaw,” which is the boxing movie currently filming in Pittsburgh.

07/21/2014

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Filming For Boxing Movie Moves Into Carrick

New graffiti is appearing on businesses on Brownsville Road in Carrick, but this is nothing to be worried about.

07/16/2014

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Downtown Transformed Into NYC For Jake Gyllenhaal Movie

Downtown Pittsburgh is being transformed into New York City for the new movie Southpaw.

07/10/2014

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New Jake Gyllenhaal Movie Casting Extras Ahead Of Filming

First, it was Russell Crowe, and now Jake Gyllenhaal is returning to Pittsburgh to make another movie.

05/20/2014