Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough hit the beach in the romantic thriller 'Safe Haven', opening on Valentine's Day.

Nicholas Sparks Returns to NC in New 'Safe Haven' Trailer

Filmed in Southport, North Carolina this summer, the first official trailer for the upcoming Nicholas Sparks adaptation Safe Haven was released this week during a live Facebook chat with Sparks and the film’s stars Josh Duhamel...

'Iron Man 3' Trailer and First Photos Revealed!

Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina this summer, the first official full trailer for Marvel’s highly anticipated Iron Man 3 arrived online yesterday, highlighting the much darker, more serious tone of this film as opposed to its...

NC-Filmed 'Trick or Treat' Rocks Halloween

Rock and roll will never die… At least not this Halloween! Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina, Trick or Treat opened in theaters on October 24, 1986. and while it may not have the name...

Kathryn Newton stars in 'Paranormal Activity 4'.

Weekend Movie Update – Oct. 19, 2012

Paranormal Activity begins again in theaters this week, while Tyler Perry gets a makeover and Clint Eastwood talks baseball at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of Oct. 19, 2012!...

'Sinister' brings fresh scares to theaters this week.

Weekend Movie Update – Oct. 12, 2012

Ethan Hawk gets scared, Ben Affleck gets real, and Kevin James goes Boom in theaters this week, while The Pioneer goes Lawless with a rare rated R screening. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update...

Frankenweenie

Weekend Movie Update – Oct. 5, 2012

Tim Burton gives the family something to scream about, while a Pitch Perfect new musical arrives, Liam Neeson gets Taken again, and The Words get Bradley Cooper in trouble at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks...

Adam Sandler sees red as Dracula in 'Hotel Transylvania'.

Weekend Movie Update – Sept 28, 2012

The Hotel Transylvania welcomes guests this week, while Bruce Willis tries to kill himself and ParaNorman goes trick-or-treating at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of Sept. 28, 2012! The new...

Falls Church, VA native Nancy (Loomis) Kyes plays Annie Brackett in the 1978 classic 'Halloween'.

'Halloween' Re-Release Brings VA's Nancy Kyes Back to Theaters

After starring in a trio of director John Carpenter’s early films, Falls Church, Virginia native Nancy Kyes retired from acting and started a new life, but the former Nancy Loomis will be back in theaters next...

Karl Urban is the judge in 'Dredd 3D'.

Weekend Movie Update – Sept. 21, 2012

The new Judge Dredd leads four new releases into theaters this week, while Hope springs with laughter at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of Sept. 21, 2012!  The...

'Finding Nemo' opens on Sept. 14 in 3D.

Weekend Movie Update – Sept. 14, 2012

An animated classic swims back into theaters this week with a new 3D makeover, while Jeremy Renner gets Bourne again at The Pioneer Theatre. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of September 14, 2012!...

Mother's Day: Elisa and son Noah drove up from Hatteras Island to be the Blood at the Beach Zombie Walk, April 20, 2012 in VA Beach.

Horror Film Festival and Zombies to Invade Outer Banks [UPDATED]

[UPDATED 10/26/12:  Due to inclement weather the children’s fair and zombie beach walk scheduled for Saturday have been cancelled. All other events will go on as planned.] Halloween on the Outer Banks will never be the...

Margaret Hamilton's Wicked Witch of the West in 'The Wizard of Oz' is one of the all-time greatest villains in movie history.

Watch 'The Wizard of Oz' Outside on the Sound Friday Night!

It is perhaps the most quoted, covered, remade, rebooted, and re-imagined movie of all time, and this weekend is your chance to see it outside on the big screen and under the stars. The...

Bradley Cooper and Zoe Saldana star in 'The Words'.

Weekend Movie Update – Sept. 7, 2012

The Words get Bradley Cooper in trouble in theaters this week, while the latest Rush speeds into The Pioneer Theatre. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of September 7, 2012! The...

Danielle Panabaker stars in 'Piranha 3DD'.

NC-Filmed 'Piranha 3DD' Surfaces on DVD

Filmed in Wilmington, North Carolina in 2011, Dimension Fims’ bloody sequel Piranha 3DD arrives on Blu-ray and DVD this week, via Anchor Bay Entertainment. You can check out an official trailer for the horror...

Legendary actor Michael Biehn was all smiles meeting hundreds of fans at the first ever "Blood at the Beach" Horror Convention in VA Beach in April 2012. (photo: Artz Music & Photography)

Iconic Actor Michael Biehn Directs 'The Victim' [OBXE Interview]

He’s played both hero and villain in some of the most memorable films of all time, but never a victim. When he wasn’t facing down the biggest badasses in movies in The Terminator (1984)...

'We're the Millers' co-stars Jason Sudeikis and Jennifer Aniston previously worked together in 'Horrible Bosses'.

[Now Filming] Jennifer Aniston and Jason Sudeikis Reunite in Wilmington

Warner Bros. Pictures released a statement this week officially announcing that filming of the new action comedy We’re the Millers is currently underway in Wilmington, North Carolina and revealing new plot details about the anticipated release...

Now in theaters, Jaime Pressly and ‘The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure’.

Kinston, NC Native Jaime Pressly Goes on a 'Big Balloon Adventure'

Kinston, North Carolina native Jaime Pressly returns to theaters in the new family film The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure, opening in theaters this week. Jaime Pressly (Not Another Teen Movie, Joe Dirt,...

Dr. Seuss' The Lorax

Friday Night Movies on the Sound Presents 'The Lorax'

The Children at Play Museum presents Friday Night Movies on the Sound, outside on the lawn near the old Windmill Point property next to Pamlico Jack’s Restaurant in Nags Head, with a screening of the animated hit Dr. Seuss’...

Natasha Calis stars in 'The Possession'.

Weekend Movie Update – August 31, 2012

Gangsters and demons possess theaters this week, while Disney’s latest live action family film arrives at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 31, 2012! The Odd Life...

Chloe Grace Moretz takes aim in ‘Hick’.

NC-Filmed Chloe Grace Moretz Drama 'Hick' Hits DVD

Filmed in North Carolina and Nevada in 2011, Hick starring Chloe Grace Moretz, Blake Lively, and Juliette Lewis hits DVD this month following a brief theatrical run earlier this year. Adapted from the critically...

Dolphin Tale

Friday Night Movies on the Sound Presents 'Dolphin Tale'

Outdoor family movie night continues this Friday in Nags Head! The Children at Play Museum presents Friday Night Movies on the Sound, outside on the lawn near the old Windmill Point property next to Pamlico Jack’s...

Kristen Bell and Dax Shepard star in 'Hit and Run'.

Weekend Movie Update – August 24, 2012

A real life husband-wife team hit the road in theaters this week, while the Total sci-fi remake plays with your mind at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of...

'The Apparition' stars Luke Pasqualino, Tom Felton, and NC native Julianna Guill.

NC Native Julianna Guill Haunts Theaters in 'The Apparition'

Winston-Salem, North Carolina native Julianna Guill returns to theaters this week in the new thriller The Apparition, from Warner Bros. Pictures. In the photo above, Julianna Guill (Friday the 13th, Crazy Stupid Love) plays “Lydia”, part...

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Children at Play Hosts Outdoor Family Movie Night in Nags Head

The Outer Banks’ first outdoor family movie night kicks off this Friday in Nags Head! The Children at Play Museum presents Friday Night Movies on the Sound, outside on the lawn near the old Windmill Point property...

'ParaNorman' opens in theaters this Friday.

Weekend Movie Update – August 17, 2012

There’s something new for everyone in theaters this week, including an all-star action ensemble, Whitney Houston’s final performance, a magical family tale from Disney, and a creepy stop-motion adventure for all ages, while the latest...

Wilksboro, NC native Zach Galifianakis stars with Will Ferrell as two North Carolina politicians competing for office in 'The Campaign'.

Weekend Movie Update – August 10, 2012

NC’s Zach Galifianakis challenges Will Ferrell for office and Jeremy Renner gets Bourne again this week, while The Dark Knight rises at The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August...

The Campaign

Wilksboro's Zach Galifianakis Challenges Will Ferrell in 'The Campaign'

Wilksboro, NC native Zach Galifianakis (The Hangover, Due Date) returns to theaters this week with Will Ferrell (Elf, Anchorman), as two rival North Carolina poiticians in a heated and hilarious contest for a seat on the U.S. House...

Kate Beckinsale stars in 'Total Recall'.

Weekend Movie Update – August 3, 2012

Wimpy kids, kids in love, and a Total sci-fi reboot lead this week’s new releases, while Spider-Man swings into The Pioneer. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of August 3, 2012! The...

'The Watch' stars Jonah Hill, Ben Stiller, Richard Ayoade, and Vince Vaughn.

Weekend Movie Update – July 27, 2012

The neighborhood Watch takes on an alien invasion in theaters this week, while a big screen dancing Revolution goes 3D and the Pioneer hosts People Like Us. Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend...

Tom Hardy and Christian Bale star in 'The Dark Knight Rises'.

Weekend Movie Update – July 20, 2012

The Dark Knight returns this week, as the most anticipated film of 2012 takes over movie theaters nationwide starting at midnight tonight (Thursday). Here’s your Outer Banks Movie Update for the weekend of July 20,...