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Ancient Greece and 1960s Athens Shine in 'The Two Faces of January'

Where: Athens , Greece
September 26, 2014 at 3:07 PM | by | Comments (0)

If you're ready for a fabulous vacation but can only afford a ticket to your local cineplex, check out The Two Faces of January this weekend.

Kirsten Dunst, Viggo Mortensen and Oscar Isaac star in the film as three Americans living in Greece in 1962. According to IMDb, "the thriller's plot centers on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flees Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective."

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Where Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Tom Hanks & Christina Applegate are Filming This Fall

September 15, 2014 at 3:08 PM | by | Comments (0)

Three fall three of next year's most highly anticipated movies are filming, including one that will reunite Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt on the big screen.

Check out where you can find these movies filming right now.

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One Florida City is Pinning Their Tourist Season on 'Winter's Tale 2'

September 12, 2014 at 12:58 PM | by | Comments (0)

After 2011's Dolphin Tale created an influx of tourism dollars for Clearwater, FL - where the movie's star lives - local hotels are betting the sequel can duplicate that success.

Both films were shot at Clearwater Marine Aquarium, the home of Winter the dolphin, and have helped make the facility one of the area's top tourist destinations.

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Two New Tours Introduce Fans to Cities Where 'The Giver' Was Filmed

August 11, 2014 at 6:18 PM | by | Comments (0)

The Giver might be set in a world lacking color and memory but in reality the new movie was filmed in two of the world's most vibrant cities - Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa.

To celebrate the film's release, African Travel, Inc has two tours that will bring fans to the cities where where The Giver's stars -including Katie Holmes, Taylor Swift, Jeff Bridges, Alexander Skarsgård, and Meryl Streep - lived while filming The Giver.

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Vegas Sets the Scene for Another 'The Hangover'-Inspired Movie

July 11, 2014 at 10:23 AM | by | Comments (0)

It's no coincidence that, at times, Think Like A Man Too feels like a 105-minute commercial for Caesars Palace Las Vegas.

As part of a unique deal between Caesars and Screen Gems, the sequel's script was specifically written to include 17 locations at the hotel and casino. Among the most prominently featured are the swanky Constantine villa, the Forum Shops, the Eiffel Tower Restaurant, the Venus Pool Club, Nobu Restaurant and Planet Hollywood.

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Road Trip with Your Grandma? 'Tammy' Makes It Look Like a Good Idea

July 7, 2014 at 2:11 PM | by | Comments (0)

In Tammy Melissa McCarthy plays a woman who loses her job, finds her husband cheating on her and then, as if that weren't enough, she hits a deer and totals her car.

So what's a girl to do when she's down on her luck? Take a road trip with her Grandma Pearl to Niagara Falls of course! Now this is an idea we can get behind.

Here are few things you can do with your grandma in Niagara Falls this summer, too:

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Stunt Actors Zip Through Downtown Atlanta for 'Insurgent'

June 20, 2014 at 2:33 PM | by | Comments (2)

No, the city of Atlanta isn't installing a new zip line attraction, it's just the latest movie set to take over downtown.

The Divergent sequel, Insurgent, has set up zip lines that connect to several rooftops across downtown Atlanta - including The Peachtree Center - for filming taking place this week.

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2014 Seems to Be the Year Movies Made a Break for Iceland

Where: Iceland
June 13, 2014 at 2:46 PM | by | Comments (0)

A new movie hitting theaters this summer is just one of many recent projects to show Iceland some love.

The independent film Land Ho! follows two old fiends, Colin and Mitch, as they travel through Iceland after Colin's split with his second wife.

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Three Real Locations You Can Visit from 'The Fault In Our Stars'

June 9, 2014 at 9:32 AM | by | Comments (0)

Fans of The Fault In Our Stars are so enthusiastic that some are going as far as booking their next trips to Amsterdam for the purpose of immersing themselves in the world of John Green's best selling novel.

In the book (and now the movie), Gus (Ansel Elgort) and Hazel (Shailene Woodley) travel to Amsterdam to track down Hazel's favorite author, Peter Van Houten. The trip is a dream come true for the cancer stricken teen and includes many of the story's most memorable moments.

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How to Win a 'Blended'-Inspired Trip to South Africa

May 23, 2014 at 2:27 PM | by | Comments (0)

To celebrate the release of Blended, Warner Brothers and the Huffington Post UK are giving away a dream trip to South Africa.

The Adam Sandler/Drew Barrymore comedy was filmed at the Sun City Resort, located 2 hours outside of Johannesburg, last spring.

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Jon Hamm Shares the Dos and Don'ts of Visiting India

Where: India
May 16, 2014 at 4:02 PM | by | Comments (0)

Jon Hamm spent much of last spring filming his new movie Million Dollar Arm in India and, during a recent press junket, he shared some advice for first time visitors to the country.

Don't Eat The Fruit Basket...

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The Desert Landmark Serving as a Setting for 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'

May 5, 2014 at 3:43 PM | by | Comments (0)

Last May Michael Bay announced principal photography was underway on Transformers: Age of Extinction in Navajo Tribal Park in Monument Valley.

Now, just one year later, we're about to see Monument Valley and Moab, UT on the big screen as the movie is released on June 27. Bay spent just two weeks filming in Utah but the area is expected to have a large roll in the overall film.

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