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Enthusiastic audience finds much to cheer during preview screening of ‘Labor Day’

Sunday, January 19, 2014

SHELBURNE FALLS — The 400 people who filled every available seat in the Memorial Hall Theater Sunday afternoon to watch a preview showing of “Labor Day” had mostly seen part of the filming when the cast and crew were in Shelburne Falls during the summer of 2012. Now they were seeing the fruit of all that labor. A preview screening was held for invited guests as a “thank you” to … 1

‘Labor Day’ trailer now online

Monday, November 4, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — We still have to wait at least until Christmas to see “Labor Day,” the Paramount Pictures movie that was shot in and around Shelburne Falls in the summer of 2012; but promotional trailers of the film are now available online, showing glimpses of Shelburne Falls and Turners Falls. The official … 0

That’s a wrap! Charlemont film shoot ends 

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

CHARLEMONT — After an 18-day shoot in Charlemont, “Then There Was” actor, producer and creator Jordan Marder has wrapped up filming. “I think it went very well,” Marder said. “I’ve seen some of the dailies and I think they’re good. The movie has a very ominous feel, but it’s also peppered with a … 0

Roll ’em in Charlemont

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

CHARLEMONT — Hollywood came knocking — literally — on selectmen’s meeting room door as TV and film actor Jordan Marder and his movie crew sought the town’s permission to begin filming “Then There Was” in Charlemont on Tuesday … 0

More extras wanted for  film shooting in Charlemont

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

CHARLEMONT — About 40 extras have been cast for “Then There Was,” a movie that is to start filming here Tuesday. The casting call is still on, as more background characters are sought for this science fiction film about how residents of a small New England town handle … 0

Extra, extra! Want to be in a movie?

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

CHARLEMONT — Want to be in the movies? Hollywood actor/Charlemont resident Jordan Marder will be holding a casting call Sunday at Berkshire East for “Then There Was” — a feature film with scenes to be shot in Charlemont and Shelburne Falls starting later this month. “Then There Was” … 0

Falls gets rave in NY Times

Friday, August 16, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — How well Shelburne Falls comes across in its movie roles as Holton Mills, N.H., and Carlinville, Ind., remains to be seen: But the village certainly got star treatment in Friday’s New York Times. “On Location: … 0

Actor with local roots to film in Charlemont

Monday, July 22, 2013

CHARLEMONT — A Hollywood actor with Charlemont roots is preparing to produce his first feature film, using scenes to be shot in Charlemont and Shelburne Falls. This will mark the third time since last June that settings in … 1

Goodbye, Carlinville:  Filming ends in Shelburne

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

SHELBURNE — The “Crawford County Sheriff’s Dept” sign is gone from above the doorway of Memorial Hall, and the “Carlinville Savings Bank” is once again Greenfield Cooperative Bank. On Monday and Tuesday, production film crews for “The Judge” … 0

Movie brings crowds, lulls to Bridge St. businesses

Friday, June 14, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — Friday brought another day of star-gazing to the village, as spectators cued up for one more day of filmmaking in rural western Massachusetts. Meanwhile, shops that have done booming business during filming of “The Judge” … 0

Welcome to the real Crawford County

Friday, June 7, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — Yes, Virginia, there really is a Crawford County, Indiana. And the fact that Warner Bros. is filming “The Judge” in Shelburne Falls — a setting meant to depict Crawford County, Ind. — seemed to amuse … 0

‘The Judge:’ Live from Mocha Maya’s

Thursday, June 6, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — It’s about 4 p.m. Thursday, and movie stars and extras are walking in and out of Mocha Maya’s. Grace Zabriskie, an actress who has been playing a scene all day with Robert Downey Jr. and … 0

Star-struck and wind-whipped

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS ­— “Is this really called Foxtown Diner, or is that just a name they made up?” asks a man outside of the crowed, actual Foxtown Diner. It is Day 4 of filming on-scene for “The Judge,” … 0

Movie magic is latest draw in the Falls

Friday, May 31, 2013

CARLINVILLE — For those who live in Shelburne Falls, coming home each night after work, or getting out for a morning walk this week has become a new adventure, as their New England village gets changed into the … 0

‘Labor Day’ film to open Christmas Day

Sunday, May 26, 2013

SHELBURNE FALLS — Despite its name, “Labor Day,” the Hollywood movie partly filmed last June in Franklin County, isn’t going to be on any local movie screens this Labor Day. But the film is slated for a limited release in selected cities on Christmas Day. On Friday, Lisa … 0