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Guide to drive-in movie theaters near Pittsburgh

By Emma Diehl | April 27, 2022

Road-trip idea: Get out of the house and under the stars. Here are six drive-in movie theaters you can visit all summer long.

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9 documentaries about Pittsburgh history

By Brian Conway | April 13, 2022

From punk music in the ‘80s to a documentary about the polio vaccine, there is a lot of local history to watch

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8 Rom-com movies filmed in Pittsburgh

By Lindsay Patross | January 16, 2022

Before ‘Bill & Ted,’ Keanu Reeves was the Prince of Pennsylvania

New TV show is looking for Pittsburghers for outdoor adventures

By Lindsay Patross | July 12, 2021

If you are interested in some outdoor adventure, then you should apply to be on “Finding Adventure,” a new TV show that will be filming in Pittsburgh this year.

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All of the Pittsburgh things in Hulu’s holiday movie “Happiest Season”

By Amanda Reed | December 23, 2020

Hulu’s newest holiday movie was filmed here in Pittsbrugh.

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All of the horror movies filmed in Pittsburgh

By Lindsay Patross | October 30, 2020

A list of all of the horror movies filmed in Pittsburgh since George Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead.”

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Ep. 47 – Learn more about Reel Q, Pittsburgh’s LGBTQ+ film festival

By Stephanie Brea | September 29, 2020

TJ Murphy, executive director of Reel Q, shares highlights of the organization’s 35 years and some of this year’s virtual programming

Tell me more! Tell me more! Like, do you have a car? Pop-up drive-in theatre screens ‘Grease’ in Bucktown

By Very Local Staff | May 25, 2020

Attendees arrive to watch the movie “Grease” at a pop-up drive-in theatre at Bucktown Marina Park in Metairie. With indoor theaters in many places still closed due to coronavirus, drive-in theaters have seen a rise in attendance.

For a donation to the Science Center, you can stream the CatVideoFest

By Lindsay Patross | April 15, 2020

The Carnegie Science Center will let you stream “Best of CatVideoFest: Creature Comforts Edition” for a pay-what-you-can donation.

Here’s a list of NOLA-based documentaries

By Matt Haines | April 10, 2020

New Orleans has been the subject of many-an-excellent non-fiction movie. So let’s watch a few.