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Southport looks at rules for movie production

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videoThe City of Southport is enjoying its movie success. Southport Aldermen want make sure they have rules in place to manage the movies. Full story...
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'Safe Haven' debuts to packed house in Southport

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Southport has had its fair share of movies shot within its city limits, but tonight residents of the area were treated to a special viewing of what could be its biggest blockbuster yet. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Southport Alderman reconsider city's film policies

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video As Southport gets set for its starring role in "Safe Haven," city leaders are reconsidering how to handle any future movie shoots. The debate comes after some residents were not happy with some of the impacts of "Safe Haven" shooting around town last summer. Full story...
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Southport to host invitation-only pre-screening of 'Safe Haven'

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videoSouthport is getting ready for its moment in the spotlight when "Safe Haven" hits theaters nationwide Thursday. Some folks in the community, though, will get a sneak peak at the Nicholas Sparks book turned movie a couple days early. Full story...
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'Iron Man 3' offers extended look

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video "Iron Man 3" hits theaters in less than three months. As the premiere approaches, we're getting more looks at the blockbuster that shot in and around Wilmington last summer. Full story...
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Marvel releases new 'Iron Man 3' teaser

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video"Iron Man 3" flies into theaters later this year, and fans are getting another glimpse into the Wilmington-filmed movie. Full story...
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'Safe Haven' fans hit theater for Q&A with Sparks and lead actors

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video In less than a month, people will be able to see Wilmington and Southport on the big screen. The Nicholas Sparks book-turned-movie "Safe Haven" is set to premier on Valentine's Day. Ahead of the big event, fans got a chance tonight to do a Q&A session with Sparks and the movie's big stars, Julianne Hough and Josh Duhamel at Mayfaire Cinemas. Full story...
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'Piranha 3DD' earns Razzie noms

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videoWhile the movie world is focused on honoring the best of 2012 at the upcoming Golden Globes and Academy Awards, another contest aims to recognize the worst Hollywood had to offer last year, including a film shot in Wilmington. Full story...
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YEAR IN REVIEW: Record year revives Hollywood East

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video A record-breaking year for the film industry in North Carolina put Wilmington back on the map for everyone from comic book fans to Nicholas Sparks fans searching for a good old-fashion love story. Full story...
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2012 record breaking for NC film industry

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video North Carolina witnessed another year of record-breaking film numbers in 2012. Year-end projections show productions had direct in-state spending of more than $376 million and created more than 4,100 crew positions for the state's workforce. Full story...
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Filming for 'Iron Man 3' wraps in Hollywood East

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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. Full story...
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'Iron Man 3' trailer, photos released

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videoAfter months of waiting, we're finally getting the first extended look at "Iron Man 3," which shot in and around Wilmington much of the summer. Full story...
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'Captain America' won't follow 'Iron Man' to NC

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Iron Man may like the ocean, but it looks like Captain America prefers the lake. "Captain America: The Winter Soldier," long rumored to be considering Wilmington as a filming location, will film portions in Cleveland in 2013, the Greater Cleveland Film Commission announced Friday. Full story...
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Film crews change downtown street names for 'We're the Millers'

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Lights and cameras for "We're the Millers" were back out on Front Street tonight in downtown Wilmington. Full story...
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Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry schedule tweaked for 'Safe Haven' shoot

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The NC Department of Transportation's Ferry Division will cancel two departures for the Southport-Fort Fisher Ferry tonight for a movie shoot. The cast and crew of the Nicholas Sparks book turned movie "Safe Haven" will use the Motor Vessel Southport and its crew for a shoot this evening. Full story...
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