Site Map Icon
RSS Feed icon
June 24, 2017
IAFF HEADLINES
New Hampshire Members Awarded Liberty Mutual’s Firemark Award
Connecticut Members Reach Out to Young Cancer Patients
Philly Fire Fighter Dies in Line of Duty
New York City and 8 Labor Unions Reach Tentative Contract
Fire Fighters Question Governor’s Failed Leadership During Ferguson Unrest
December 3 Marks 15th Anniversary of the Worcester 6
Memphis Fire Fighters Donate $12,000 to Local Cancer Charity

More Headlines
Ann Arbor blaze is a stunt just for Hollywood
Updated On: Aug 29, 2008

Ann Arbor blaze is a stunt just for Hollywood

Spectators watched as a car blew up on the corner of West Liberty and 1st streets in Ann Arbor on Wednesday afternoon. The blaze wasn't the result of reckless drivers but the work of stuntmen working with a Hollywood crew filming scenes for Miguel Arteta's dark comedy, "Youth in Revolt." The film stars Michael Cera ("Superbad," "Juno"), who plays Nick Twisp, a teen who attempts to steal a car but instead wreaks havoc on the town. On Thursday, the crew plans to blow up a house built especially for the movie.

Advertisement

In the Blogs...

Tom Long's Mostly Movies

Tom Long: It's time to lighten up, America. As millions emerge from the bowels of movie theaters this week having had all hope pummeled from their souls courtesy of "The Dark … Continued

SportsBuzz Blog

John Niyo: What do you get the father who has everything? How about another round of golf, Tiger? Sam's dad -- and Earl's precocious son -- did it again in dramatic fashion … Continued

Daniel Howes' Blog

Daniel Howes: There's no way this panicked flight from leases -- Chrysler first, then JP Morgan Chase, then GMAC and then Ford Motor Credit -- signals anything but worse times ahead … Continued

More blogs
Click Image Below to View Gallery

A car explodes for the filming of "Youth in Revolt" in Ann Arbor on Wednesday. (Robin Buckson / The Detroit News)

Click Thumbnail Below to View Larger Photo

Ann Arbor Firefighters Local 693
Copyright © 2017, All Rights Reserved.
Powered By UnionActive™

177381 hits since Aug 07, 2004
Visit Unions-America.com!

Top of Page image