Major movie shoot takes over north Georgia city

Major movie shoot takes over north Georgia city

May 17th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

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ROME, Ga. - A North Georgia town is the backdrop for a major movie. Part of Rome, Georgia will be shut down for the next few days while Hollywood crews shoot the Dreamworks flick "Need For Speed."

The Georgia Highlands College campus is serving as home base for the movie crew and it's where they're keeping all their props and housing extras.

"In Rome, Georgia? Little bitty Rome, Georgia. Wow, you know we're getting big," Rome resident Emory Chatman said.

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