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Old 04-01-2009, 02:25 PM
 
Location: Durham, NC
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It appears Durham is going to have a few famous visitors beginning next week. Traffic patterns will change, so check out the link for possible road detours.

Main Street Filming to Begin - 3/30/2009 4:31:24 PM
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Old 04-01-2009, 02:36 PM
 
Location: Middle Creek Township
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Yes. This was covered in this thread:

Movie to be filmed in Durham

Here is the original article and my comment on the choice to film in Durham.

Hollywood bringing fame, fortune to Durham :: WRAL.com

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From the article:

"Main Street" centers on "a diverse group of residents of a small, economically moribund American city facing the consequences of change," according to Variety."

I had to look up what "moribund" meant and the definition is - being in the state of dying - approaching death

So the movie is about a small city that is dying economically and they chose Durham to represent it.

While I am all for putting the Triangle on the map as much as possible, I hope this doesn't give anyone the wrong idea.
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Old 04-01-2009, 02:43 PM
 
Location: Durham, NC
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I was really just trying to attach the map, so people could see which roads would be closed for travel. Don't want to get into a discussion about why they chose Durham and all the negativity that brings.
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Old 04-01-2009, 03:55 PM
 
Location: Raleigh, NC
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I was really just trying to attach the map, so people could see which roads would be closed for travel. Don't want to get into a discussion about why they chose Durham and all the negativity that brings.
Charlton Dude is always full of negativity and doom and gloom when it comes to Durham (or anywhere but Cary, for that matter). Not sure why that is...
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Old 04-01-2009, 04:07 PM
 
Location: Middle Creek Township
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Charlton Dude is always full of negativity and doom and gloom when it comes to Durham (or anywhere but Cary, for that matter). Not sure why that is...
Not true. As I have mentioned and posted before, I love SW Durham, Southpoint, Woodcroft Parkway, Duke Gardens, etc.
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Old 04-01-2009, 06:58 PM
 
Location: morrisville
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chill out with the anti-durham comments charlton dude, and, if you're attempting to **** off obama fans with your status, it's working.
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Old 04-01-2009, 07:23 PM
 
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You know they made a film in Cary a few years back?


YouTube - Stepford Wives - trailer
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Old 04-01-2009, 08:36 PM
 
Location: Middle Creek Township
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You know they made a film in Cary a few years back?


YouTube - Stepford Wives - trailer

LOL! I Love it.
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Old 04-01-2009, 08:44 PM
 
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It appears Durham is going to have a few famous visitors beginning next week. Traffic patterns will change, so check out the link for possible road detours.

Main Street Filming to Begin - 3/30/2009 4:31:24 PM
Thanks. I would love to get a gig as an extra!
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Old 04-01-2009, 09:55 PM
 
Location: North Raleigh
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Hello Orlando Bloom... and others

Main Street (2009)


NRG here's your shot!!!

http://www.freewebs.com/maxann/auditionscasting.htm

Last edited by NR_Girly; 04-01-2009 at 10:14 PM..
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