The movie business is bringing millions to the Tri-State, according to a new study by University of Cincinnati economists.
Carol, Miles Ahead and the A&E television series Renovation Row, all filmed in 2014, were responsible for adding $45.9 million in direct and indirect spending to the local economy. The Economic Impact Study was commissioned by the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky Film Commission.
Cincinnati will once again be in the spotlight as "The Blunderer" begins filming November 17.
The movie stars Jessica Biel and Patrick Wilson and will be entirely shot in Greater Cincinnati. The same producers filmed "Carol" here and said, "The Film Commission, the rebate, locations, infrastructure, and welcoming people of Cincinnati brought us back a second time within one year."
Gorilla Cinema gives a new meaning to the traditional idea of dinner & a movie.
Jacob Trevino and Martha Tiffany are not just film fanatics. Jacob is a professional mixologist and Martha a professional Sous Chef. Together they created Gorilla Cinema with the intention of blending their knowledge of food and drink with their passion for the silver screen to craft a wonderfully delicious, unique and whimsical movie-going experience.
Summer movies tend to come on strong...at least the trailers and hype usually shout blockbuster. But what can we expect from the films being released this summer? And what is the ultimate summer movie experience: hitting an IMAX; piling the family in the car and finding one of the few drive-ins still in operation; being able to enjoy dinner during the show; or will any multiplex do? Contributing Film Editor for Cincinnati CityBeat and Dayton CityPaper, tt stern-enzi, and WVXU Entertainment ContributorLarry Thomas take a look at what's in store for movie-goers this summer. For more movie reviews and information, check out the Movie Review Query Engine.