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The debut of Pelham 123

The Making of Pelham 123, starring Denzel Washington and John Travolta, opens nationwide today.  While a lot of the movie filmed it Brooklyn, it happened before I had a website.  But it was the very first shoot that I posted … Continue reading

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Ahsaan Mitchell, Brooklyn’s Finest Documentarian

A couple weeks ago I sat down with Ahsaan Mitchell, a Brownsville native, who filmed a behind-the-scenes documentary about what happens to a neighborhood like Brownsville when a big Hollywood production moves in for the summer.   His is an amazing … Continue reading

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Hoyt-Schermerhorn Standing In For 42nd Street

This afternoon Filming In Brooklyn spotted a crew transforming an unused section of the Hoyt-Schermerhorn subway station in to the 42nd Street subway station. Anyone know what they are filming there? My guess would be the remake of The Taking … Continue reading

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