Category Archives: Action

Don Cheadle talks about filming in Brooklyn with Stephen Colbert

On last night’s Colbert Report Don Cheadle talked a little bit about filming Brooklyn’s Finest in Brownsville.  (In fact, Stephen asked him a question about it similar to one that I asked director Antoine Fuqua.)  The whole interview is good, … Continue reading

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“The Bounty” filming in Bay Ridge

Please note: location listings are based on on tips, permits, and no parking signs, and are generally unconfirmed. Weather, schedule changes, and many other factors could affect the timing and locations of the shoots listed. If you can confirm any … Continue reading

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Green-screened subway station

The special effects technique of greenscreening (or, officially, “chroma key“) is used in film and TV for everything from putting Sam Champion in front of a weather map to showing fleeing, screaming people running from a big monster without risking … Continue reading

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