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Success Stories

Many productions have discovered the advantages of coming to Michigan. The production companies have been pleased with the results, and hundreds of residents, vendors and business owners have had positive experiences, also. Here are a few of their stories.


MICKEY MATSON AND THE COPPERHEAD CONSPIRACY

Written and directed by Harold Cronk of 10West Studios. In this family friendly adventure, when a mythical device from ancient times is rebuilt by a group of Confederates who feel the Civil War never ended, 12 year old Mickey Matson More...

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SPARKLE

 Coming to Theaters August 17, 2012 More...

 

THE FIVE YEAR ENGAGEMENT

Produced by Judd Apatow, the film is set to hit theaters on April 27th, 2012 Check it out at: TomandViolet.com! Filmed in: Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Detroit More...
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THE GIANT MECHANICAL MAN

Available nationwide On Demand (Cable VOD, iTunes, Amazon) April 17; in select theaters April 27 following its World Premiere at the 2012 Tribeca Film. Filmed in Roayl Oak, Detroit, Southfield, Ferndale, and Madison Heights. More...

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"A lot of our crew members were really good guys who had been laid off by some of the auto companies and it was just awesome to know the franchise was including them," Penn says. "It was just a really nice, positive vibe." - Detroit News Interview

-- Kal Penn, Actor

 

A VERY HAROLD & KUMAR 3D CHRISTMAS

 For More Information Visit www.haroldandkumar.com. Starring Kal Penn, John Cho, and Neil Patrick Harris. Expected release date is November 4, 2011. Filmed in Detroit, Warren, Troy, and West Bloomfield Township. More...

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“We loved being on the campus, we loved shooting all around Detroit and Ann Arbor," said Clooney. "When you go to Detroit you see a town that is resilient, that’s just fighting to win again, and there’s an energy to that. Just watching a city really fighting to get back on its feet and watching the inner strength of a city is tremendous.”

-- George Clooney, Director/Writer

 

THE IDES OF MARCH

The Ides of March takes place during the frantic last days before a heavily contested Ohio presidential primary, when an up-and-coming campaign press secretary (Ryan Gosling) finds himself involved in a political scandal that threatens to upend his candidate’s shot at the presidency. For More Information Visit www.idesofmarch-movie.com Coming to Theatres October 07, 2011. Filmed in Detroit and Ann Arbor. More...

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TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON

 Released Nationwide on June 29, 2011. The Autobots learn of a Cybertronian spacecraft hidden on the Moon, and race against the Decepticons to reach it and learn its secrets, which could turn the tide in the Transformers' final battle. More...

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All the legends surrounding Dogman represent a classic campfire story. As for the film, I think it has enough frightening moments, mixed in with real life relationships and situations to make for good entertainment.

-- Rich Brauer, Director

 

DOGMAN

 Sneak Preview Screenings December 14 at 6 and 8:30 pm at the Traverse City State Theatre. For More Information CLICK HERE. Filmed in Benzie County Michigan More...

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ART HOUSE

Go to www.savearthouse.com for more information. More...

Mckean Rand Scheu as Wyatt