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Film About Mister Rogers Hits the Silver Screen

MOOSIC, Pa. — A new film starring Tom Hank as one of Pennsylvania’s favorite cardigan-wearing neighbors hit the silver screen on Thursday throughout...

MOOSIC, Pa. -- A new film starring Tom Hank as one of Pennsylvania's favorite cardigan-wearing neighbors hit the silver screen on Thursday throughout our area.

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood played at the Cinemark in Moosic.

The film also had a few showings at other theaters in our area before its nationwide release for Friday.

The film tells the story of the beloved television host's relationship with a journalist assigned to write a story about heroes.

Parts of it were shot in Pittsburgh, where Mister Rogers Neighborhood was produced for its 33-year run on public television.