BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Belleville is going Hollywood.
The Belleville News-Democrat reports that filming of a new movie required the public square in the southwestern Illinois city east of St. Louis to be closed to traffic for about an hour Friday.
The film, titled "Belleville," is by Ted Trentman, a Belleville native who typically makes movies closer to his Los Angeles digs. But Trentman opted to use his hometown as the setting for his latest work.
There's no immediate word about the movie's plot or when the film will be released.