Saturday, December 1, 2012
Missed headlines this week? Catch up!
Did you miss any Plum-Oakmont Patch headlines this week? Here's a chance to catch up! These are some of the top stories for the week of Nov. 26 to Dec. 1. 'Jack Reacher,' Filmed in Oakmont, to Premiere in South Side What Would You Like to See in the New Edgewater Commercial Development? Oakmont Man Sentenced to One Year in Prison for Failure to Pay Taxes Oakmont Police Reports: Drug Charges, Assault, Criminal Mischief Plum Police Reports: Theft, Fraud & Fight _______________________ Plum-Oakmont Patch is on Facebook and on Twitter. Don't forget to sign up for our daily email newsletter by clicking here.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
The Tom Cruise movie partly filmed in Oakmont last year will premiere in Pittsburgh on Dec. 15.
Pittsburgh will play host to the premiere of a Tom Cruise movie that was filmed in several local communities, including Oakmont, last year. "Jack Reacher," originally named "One Shot" after the novel the story is based on, will premiere at the SouthSide Works Cinema on Dec. 15. According to a report from WPXI, Tom Cruise and co-stars Robert Duvall and Rosamund Pike are expected to return to Pittsburgh to attend the premiere, which is the first film premiere Pittsburgh has hosted in several decades. A portion of the movie was filmed in Oakmont last December on Eleventh Street between Hulton Road and Virginia Avenue. "Jack Reacher" is scheduled to open nationwide on Dec. 21. _______________________ Plum-Oakmont Patch is on Facebook and on…
Friday, July 20, 2012
This movie, starring Tom Cruise, was filmed in the Pittsburgh area—including Oakmont—over the winter.
The trailer for "Jack Reacher," a movie that was filmed in the Pittsburgh area—including Oakmont—over the winter, has been released. The movie, which was named "One Shot' during filming, stars Tom Cruise, Robert Duvall and Rosamund Pike. In December, film crews and actors were on set at an Eleventh Street home in Oakmont. The movie also filmed in Dormont, Sewickley and other areas throughout the City of Pittsburgh. Here is a synopsis of the movie plot, according to the Internet Movie Database: "In an innocent heartland city, five are shot dead by an expert sniper. The police quickly identify and arrest the culprit, and build a slam-dunk case. But the accused man claims he's innocent and says 'Get Jack Reacher.' Reacher (Tom Cruise) sees …