‘Tis the season to be scary! Every Halloween season, Disney fans celebrate their favorite classics. and who can forget Cheat? Now cheat 2 The film is in development. But before Disney announced the sequel, the original Cheat The cast already spilled a slew of on-set secrets.
In a cast interview, an actor revealed that there could be Christmas lights in the background of the film.
The film was only partially shot in Massachusetts.
Like many older productions, most Cheat The film was shot on the sound stage. After all, how would the actors film the sweeping scenes in a real city? Most of the stunt work and night scenes took place in Burbank, Calif.
However, the plot takes place in Salem, Mass.-American witchcraft hotspot. The production filmed only a few outdoor scenes in the city, such as at Max and Dani’s house. boston.com; The house is on Ocean Avenue in Salem.
There were also some other on-location scenes: the Woods scene between Max, Jay, and Ice was filmed in Marblehead, Mass.; The Halloween party was shot at the Old Town Hall in Salem; The Sandersons’ kiln-heated scene was filmed at Phillips Elementary School and the opening 1693 Salem shots were filmed at Pioneer Village.
It was almost Christmas when they filmed ‘Hocus Pocus’
Production took place from October 1992 to February 1993. so it was imperative Cheat Cast and crew to see winter holiday decorations in town. But it could have been problematic for a Halloween flick.
Larry Bagby and Tobias Jellinek played the bullies, Ice and Jay, respectively. He dubbed Max as “Hollywood”, shortening it to “LA” after revealing that he was from Los Angeles. the actors told And! News That they filmed around Christmas.
“The thing I love about the Salem stuff is that when we got there, it was happening at Christmastime. And so, people started having all of their Christmas ornaments. [Production was] They have to pay block by block… you know [to] Get Halloween stuff. It was autumn and then they had bags of leaves for the rest of the show that we had to take to LA. ”
Jellinek referred to the team that had bags of leaves to create the atmosphere for the fall. The actor did not specify who “paid” the city’s residents or how the crew handled that process. But the fans did not see the winter holiday decorations in any scene. So it’s safe to assume that the city doesn’t mind other than a Halloween background. After all, Salem attracts Halloween fans every year.
‘Hocus Pocus’ 2 begins filming in Rhode Island
It’s too early for fans to think of locations cheat 2. Like the 1993 film, the sequel may require different locations and sound stages to perform stunts and special effects. Still, fans put on hold filming the production in Rhode Island.
According to the new set images, cheat 2 Was filming in a small town called Lincoln. Disney hasn’t confirmed when the cast will be on set. However, the production already paid the city $25,000 to use the site and an additional $10,000 per month.
Fans caught the new images in September 2021. It appears that production has not started filming.
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