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Actor Ben Affleck  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for ESPY)

Ben Affleck Says Time In Detroit Filming Batman Made Him Turn In Japanese Cars

“I was just shocked that that even could be permitted to happen in the United States of America, that we weren’t doing more collectively to improve this, that we were allowing part of our country to languish in this way,” he said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/29/2014

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Stay In The Real-Life Grand Budapest Hotel

The luxury hotel tucked away in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary isn’t the actual hotel where the film was shot, but the hapless romantic/lover of old ladies and poetry-reciting concierge Monsieur Gustave and his humble protégé Moustafa would’ve felt plenty at home running the place.

03/21/2014

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Top 10 Movies Of 2013

Here are one critic’s top picks of the year, all of them reasons why 2013 was a good year for the big screen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2013

Israeli actress Gal Gadot (Credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Wonder Woman Cast For Batman-Superman Movie To Be Filmed In Michigan

A sequel to “Man of Steel,” the Batman-Superman film is set to begin production in Michigan in a few months.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

New Superman, Batman Movie To Film In Michigan

Another blockbuster movie has been approved to film in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/29/2013

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DETROIT PROUD: Josh Malerman

Josh Malerman – you probably know the name from the band The High Strung – he provides the lead vocals and guitar for the Detroit adventure-rock band. Maybe you’ve heard their song “The Luck You Got” as the theme song for the Showtime show, Shameless?

CBS 62–08/14/2013

DETROIT PROUD: Elliot Gray Van Orman

DETROIT PROUD: Elliot Gray Van Orman

Elliot Gray Van Orman is a Rochester, Michigan native who studied film at Columbia College in Chicago. He currently resides in Detroit, and in addition to some commercial work, he shoots and edits videos featuring the city of Detroit. You may have seen a story on CBSDetroit.com about Elliot!

CBS 62–06/05/2013

Bumble Bee, courtesy Paramount Pictures

Casting Call: Paid Extras Wanted For Transformers 4 Movie

Want to be in the new “Transformers 4″ movie? You’ll have the chance to make it or break it this weekend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

DETROIT PROUD: Marc Zakalik

DETROIT PROUD: Marc Zakalik

CBS 62 recently sat down with Marc Zakalik, a Farmington Hills native and 2008 Screen Arts & Cultures graduate of the University of Michigan. Since graduating, Marc has kept busy working on productions both in and out of Michigan (with many of them right here in the Detroit area), with an impressive resume of feature films.

CBS 62–05/13/2013

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Birmingham Hosts Screening Of ‘Family Weekend’ Film Shot In Macomb County

A film that was shot in Michigan and stars Matthew Modine and Kristin Chenoweth will screen this weekend at a theater in Birmingham.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2013

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