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Re: Upcoming Movie "Night at the Museum"

At 7:19 PM -0500 12/1/06, Danvarner@aol.com wrote:
>In a message dated 12/1/2006 5:44:22 PM Eastern Standard Time,  
>dinoboygraphics@aol.com writes:
><< That'd be cool, but I don't think that the AMNH played any  role at all 
>in it.  In fact, some of the shots are actually of the  Field Museum, if 
>I'm not mistaken (which was also featured in The Relic, a  scifi horror 
>flick from the mid 90's). >>
>The sets were built on a soundstage either in  Hollywood or, more likely, 
>Vancouver, based on the AMNH. The exteriors were shot  at the AMNH. Robin 
>Williams appears as Teddy Roosevelt. This fits in with the TR  memorial on the 
>Central Park West entrance of the AMNH. DV
The trailer scenes sure look based on AMNH to me, all the way to it being 
called the "Museum of Natural History," which was what my family called it. I 
wonder if they shot any scenes in the areas not open to the public, which are 
neat to visit and probably could be made to look really spooky. 
Jeff Hecht,    science and technology writer
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