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Summer (Midwest) Movie Preview: What's shooting this summer in your hometown?

Summertime is fast becoming filmmaking season in the Midwest. In the last few years, films like The Avengers, Transformers, Captain America, Draft Day, The Fault in Our Stars and more have set up shop in the summer months to make their movies in Ohio, Michigan and Pennsylvania. This summer is no different.
Travel through the Midwest Movie Belt (Detroit through Cleveland to Pittsburgh) and a half-dozen or more mid- to big-budget films are calling the region home. Expand that through the states and you double that number.
Turn a corner and someone’s likely shooting a scene filled with zombies, criminals or battling DC superheroes. Here are the Top 5 summer productions you should be looking for:
1. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. By far, Warner Bros. sort of sequel to Man of Steel (though, from recent leaked reports of Warner Bros. DC superhero movie slate, really a prequel of Justice League before Justice League) is the region’s biggest production. Shooting in Detroit over the next fe…