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The Dark Knight Rises

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‘Dark Knight’ Filming To Close Streets Downtown

Drivers in downtown Pittsburgh can expect to see some new road closures as the cast and crew of “The Dark Knight Rises” move into the heart of the city.

08/09/2011

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‘Dark Knight Rises’ Extra Reveals Details From Heinz Field Shoot

Dressing like it was the dead of winter during the dog days of summer isn’t ideal, but for the 14,000 extras at Heinz Field over the weekend, it was the chance of a lifetime. Allen Wolk, of New Kensington, an extra for “The Dark Knight Rises” has lots of good memories from his 12-hours on set.

08/09/2011

Hines Ward (in the golden jersey with the No. 86) is seen on the sidelines of "Gotham Stadium" with Bill Cowher. (Photo Credit: KDKA)

Heinz Field Transforms Into “Gotham Stadium”

Thousands of people were in the stands at Heinz Field Saturday for a very different kind of fan experience. There were football players and fans, but no game. Instead, it was the day of the much-publicized filming of a scene in new “Batman” movie.

08/06/2011

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Busy Weekend Could Cause Traffic Mess On North Shore

Concerts, filming of the new ‘Batman’ movie at Heinz Field, Pirates’ games and fireworks, it’s all this weekend in Pittsburgh. It may be difficult to believe that all of those things could be happening at the same time, but they are. There’s something for nearly everyone, and traffic headaches for the rest.

08/05/2011

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Filming Of “Batman” Movie Good For Business In Oakland

In the shadow of the Cathedral of Learning, a small enterprise has sprung. For $9, you too can wear the black and gold soon to be made famous by the Gotham Rogues, the team set to take over Heinz Field as part of “The Dark Knight Rises.”

08/05/2011

Gotham Rogues End Zone

Heinz Field Gets Makeover For “Batman” Shoot

The Steelers’ North Shore home is getting a movie makeover for this weekend’s big “Batman” shoot. Crews have been busy working to transform Heinz Field into “Gotham Stadium.”

08/05/2011

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Mellon Institute’s Steps Transformed Into Gotham City Hall

Once again the Mellon Institute steps transformed into Gotham City Hall for the day so that Batman and Bane could roll on with their grudge match.

08/03/2011

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Oakland Abuzz Over Batman Movie Shoot

A big crowd of onlookers gathered in Oakland today in hopes of catching a glimpse of Batman in action as filming continues for “The Dark Knight Rises.”

08/03/2011

List Of Road Closures For Filming Of ‘Batman’

Filming for the new “Batman” movie is started on Monday near Carnegie Mellon University. As a result, there are some road closures to be aware of for the next couple of weeks. According to Carnegie […]

08/02/2011

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Lawrenceville Center Of Action As Filming Begins On Batman Movie

Filming is getting underway today in the Pittsburgh area for the new Batman movie, and crews working on “The Dark Knight Rises” were out bright and early this morning in Lawrenceville.

07/29/2011

A resident takes a picture of a "Gotham City Cab" on 41st Street in Lawrenceville.  (Credit: KDKA)

Batman Movie Makes Changes To Lawrenceville Street

Forty-First Street in Lawrenceville is apparently what Gotham City looks like. The street will be shut down Friday for filming of the latest Batman movie “The Dark Knight Rises.”

07/28/2011

Paul's Lumber and Supply in Bloomfield is just one of many local businesses benefitting from "Batman: The Dark Knight Rises."  (Credit: KDKA)

Local Businesses Benefit From ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Production

Now that production for “The Dark Knight Rises” has started in the city of Pittsburgh, it’s creating an economic boom. From lumber yards providing lumber for the sets, to hotel rooms for the stars and some of the crews, production means big bucks for the city.

07/28/2011

Academy Award-winning actor Christian Bale took part in a press conference to announce the start of filming "Batman: The Dark Knight Rises" in Pittsburgh. (Credit: KDKA)

‘Batman’ Filming Begins In Pittsburgh

With pyrotechnics and snow in July, “Batman: The Dark Knight Rises” will transform Pittsburgh into Gotham City. As a matter of fact, actor Christian Bale was in Market Square just last night.

07/28/2011

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Traffic Advisories For “The Dark Knight Rises” Filming

Production on “The Dark Knight Rises” begins Friday, July 29, and the Pittsburgh Film Office has now released a long list of traffic advisories.

07/28/2011

Batman, Christian Bale, Christoher Nolan

The Dark Knight Arrives In Pittsburgh

There’s no clearer sign of Batman’s arrival than the Bat signal shining brightly on the side of the Highmark Building downtown.

07/28/2011

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