Speak of the Devil! Here's a blurg from Pittsburgh's POSTGAZETTE.COM
on what's going on with TDKR
in The Steel City...
Holy detours! A diabolical plot to shut down the Steel City? Nope.
Just another movie being filmed here in Hollywood on the Mon. But this might be the city's biggest and most visible shoot ever, as Batman and his villainous rivals turn the Golden Triangle into their battleground next month.
From Aug. 10 to 21, streets will close, parking will be restricted and sidewalks will be blocked at various places throughout the Golden Triangle. Explosions and gunfire will erupt. High-speed chases will occur.
It will snow.
"It's going to be really cool," said Dawn Keezer, director of the Pittsburgh Film Office.
A letter went out to Downtown property owners, residents and merchants this month foretelling some of the mayhem.
"Our scenes include daytime exterior dialogue with precision driving and special effects. Our special effects include but are not limited to gunfire, sparks, squib hits, smoke, debris, air mortars and controlled pyrotechnic blasts,
Nice! 'Ol "A.P." was on the money yet again! (Thanks to BOF'er "John H." for the heads up!)