Communique: Why Is There Half A Cow At Cape Fear Museum? Curator Rowe Explains
Filmmaking has been a big part of the Cape Fear region for years. The Cape Fear Museum in downtown Wilmington is giving a nod to the film industry with a special exhibit called Starring Cape Fear!, featuring over 100 items from a selection of movies and tv shows, spanning from the 1984 film Firestarter to the current tv series Sleepy Hollow. Museum Curator Barbara Rowe talks about the exhibit; listen above-and find out whence comes 1/2 a cow.
Items in the exhibit represent 14 films or television shows filmed in the Cape Fear region: Firestarter, Cat's Eye, Blue Velvet, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Super Mario Brothers, Dawson's Creek, Muppets from Space, One Tree Hill, Eastbound & Down, Iron Man 3, Tammy, Revolution, Under the Dome, Sleepy Hollow.