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Filming for 'Iron Man 3' wraps in Hollywood East
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Wed, 11/07/2012 - 10:17pm.

videoFilming for Iron Man 3 in the Port City wrapped up Wednesday night. The blockbuster flew into the area this spring, bringing stars like Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow to town.

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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Wilmington filmmaker to document charity's work in Africa
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 12:24pm.

video A Wilmington man has teamed up with a local ministry to capture its impact in Africa. Curtis Thieman will take his video camera to Rwanda and Kenya this weekend. He hopes to put together a touching video showing how Zoe Ministry is helping orphans struggling in poverty.

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'Blue Velvet' photo exhibit opens
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Wed, 11/09/2011 - 9:46pm.

The film "Blue Velvet" was made in Wilmington 25 years ago, and it helped put the Port City on the movie map. The dark David Lynch drama was set throughout the city, and the part of lead mad man Frank Booth was perfect for Dennis Hopper. Now a cult classic, "Blue Velvet" is being honored with an exhibit of memorabilia and photographs from the production.

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FIRST ON 3: Documentary to be produced on man sailing from Wilmington to Portugal
Submitted by Scott Pickey on Wed, 03/09/2011 - 1:49pm.

Greg Frucci will sail solo across the Atlantic Ocean from Wilmington, NC to Lisbon, Portugal (3200 nautical miles) this Spring. He will depart from Masonboro Yacht Club in Wilmington, NC on May 17, 2011 (weather conditions may change departure date) and arrive in Lisbon sometime in late June/ early July of 2011. He will film the entire experience using remotely mounted high definition video cameras.

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Disney picks Georgia for Cyrus flick
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 04/10/2009 - 6:41am.

It looks like Miley Cyrus will not make a movie in Wilmington after all.

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Movie filmed in Wilmington opens this weekend
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/25/2008 - 10:14am.

videoA movie filmed in Wilmington last year opens this weekend. It is an exciting time for residents to see our area on the big screen, but imagine what it was like for those who actually worked on the film.

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Vampires invade downtown Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 04/23/2008 - 4:00pm.

Vampires invaded downtown Wilmington today to continue shooting the movie "The Bleeding."

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Festival of Black Film starts
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/13/2008 - 8:09am.

The seventh annual Festival of Black Film kicks off Thursday night at the Cameron Art Museum.

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UNCW film students tackle 1898 Race Riots
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/04/2008 - 5:51pm.

videoFilming started this week on a movie called "The Red Cape," which follows the events of the 1898 Race Riots.

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New HBO series to film in Wilmington
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2008 - 5:06pm.

The British sketch comedy "Little Britain" will open offices at Screen Gems Studios Monday.

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