Page 4 THE VILLADOM TIMES III • June 17, 2009 Allendale New motion picture being produced in borough by John Koster MediaMix, a new film and broadcast television production facility that had its grand opening this month, has been chosen as a principal location for “Morning Glory,” a Paramount Pictures film starring Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton, Jeff Goldblum, and Rachel McAdams. Joe Vargas, who started his film and film editing career in the 1980s, located a studio in Paramus five years ago, but the space was leased and he wanted to own the property he was improving into a first-rate studio. The Allendale location is at Pearl Court just off Route 17. “The Paramus location was good, but because it was a leased space there was only so much we could do with it,” according to Vargas. “We needed to find a space that we Helpful Hints Helpful Hints from ome “To control outdoor pests, correct moisture problems such as leaking flashings, clogged gutters and downspouts” 27 Franklin Tpk, Waldwick Open Sundays 9-3 201-652-5666 Members of the crew at work in Studio A. (Photo courtesy of MediaMix.) Rick Says... could own so that we could justify doing the build-out that would make it truly spectacular. I think we (hit) a home run.” New Jersey provides financial incentives to producers including a 20 percent tax credit to facilities that spend 60 percent of their budgets in the state, and this has attracted producers to New Jersey. Allendale has long been featured as the backdrop for a number of exterior and interior shots in major motion pictures, including the TV comedy series “Ed” which filmed parts of a number of episodes in the borough. Harrison Ford previously visited Allendale during the production of the motion picture “Presumed Innocent,” which included scenes filmed in a borough home. Paul Banach Construction, LLC Home Remodeling Waldwick • 201-689-0765 • Kitchen & Bathroom Renovations • Finish Carpentry Crown Moldings, Cabinetry, Walk-In-Closets, etc... Windows • Doors • Garage Doors Take advantage of the Energy Tax Credit in 2009 Speak to your tax advisor to ascertain if you qualify, as these credits will make a project more economical for you! Over 20 yrs. exp. • Senior Citizen Discount • Ref available upon request All work performed by owner • Free Estimates ������������������ ��������������������������������������������� ��������������������������������������������� ��������������������������������������������� ��������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������������������������������������������� �������������������������������������������������������������� �������������������� HARDING WINE&SPIRIT Liberty Creek or... We’re Selling Ridgewood 4th of July Fireworks Tickets. While you’re here, how about some Real Bang for Your Buck! Buy either... Chardonnay, Merlot, 1.5 liter Cabernet Sauvignon, 5-13-09....Mike....from Janine PaulBanach2x2(5-13-09) White Zinfandel $ HUGE WINE SELECTION Beer • Super Premium Spirits Party Planning • Gift Baskets Free Parking • Ice • Soda WE DELIVER 2x2” Barefoot Wines $ 305 E. Ridgewood Ave Ridgewood, NJ DEBIT CARDS ACCEPTED 201-445-7122 Pinot Grigio, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, White Zinfandel & Moscato 5 9 .99 .19 1.5 liter Now that’s something to celebrate! No rain checks issued. Not responsible for typographical errors.