I read an interview with Jack Black, Steve Martin and Owen Wilson about
their experiences making the movie. Most of it was tongue in cheek with
each of the actors/comedians playing off each other. But, they did
mention that the Attu scenes were actually done in the Yukon territory
'somewhere' because it was too expensive to do it on location.
St. Petersburg, FL
On 10/26/2011 2:05 PM, Jane Stein wrote:
> Don't know if everybody's heard there's a new Steve Martin movie just
> out that centers around a birding "big year." I assumed it would be
> lousy because Hollywood always treats birding badly, but the folks at
> Cornell went to see it and loved it!
> Here's their review.
> or http://tinyurl.com/3ecshu7
> They say the movie is loaded with actual birds (gasp!) and gets pretty
> much everything about birding right. There's even apparently a scene
> at Attu Island.
> If anybody sees where this is playing in VT, please post the details.