The Greater Cleveland Film Commission is hosting a "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" premiere April 1 in Valley View.
CLEVELAND - Hollywood is back in Cleveland for the filming of "Captain America: The Winter Soldier".
Crews transformed East 6th Street to look like Washington D.C. Monday there were explosions, gunfire and stars like Samuel L. Jackson in his recurring role as Nick Fury.
Shooting movies in Cleveland is good for local businesses, but one car dealer really hit the jackpot.
Spitzer Ford in Cuyahoga Falls sold 40 used cars for use in filming "Captain America". All the cars had to be running so they could reach certain speeds for stunts and other uses.
Bill Burke said it was a lot of work locating the perfect cars from all 15 Spitzer dealerships then getting them delivered to the set.
"All makes and types and models, big cars, trucks, to make it look like an actual street where cars will be driving in the street. Some will be parked and some will be blown up," Burke said.
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A trailer preview for "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" shows a shot of a car exploding on the Cleveland West Shoreway.
Cleveland charged the filmmakers of the new Captain America movie more than $200,000 for filming in the city streets.
In the Ambler Heights Historic District of Cleveland Heights across from Halle's Mansion sits Harcourt Manor.
Two major films being shot at the same time would not have been an easy feat for many other cities.
Movie crews have been in Cleveland for more than a month.
Cleveland City Councilman Matt Zone is calling for an assessment of Cleveland's permit pricing after NewsChannel5 reported that the "Captain America" crews paid $20 to shut down parts of the Detroit Shoreway for two weeks.
Documents show that the "Captain America: The Winter Soldier " movie paid $20 in permit fees to shut down the Detroit Shoreway between East 9th Street and Lake Avenue for two weeks.
Rich Keller had plenty of business tending to cars in his shop within sight of the west side of the Lorain Avenue bridge.
The gridlock in Cleveland during a Hollywood film shoot could be wrapping up.