Arthur Newman is set for a limited US release on April 26, 2013. The movie filmed in the Wilmington area in Fall 2011 and they spent about a week on Pleasure Island filming in Carolina Beach and on the beach at the Fort Fisher State Recreation Area.
The movie stars Colin Firth and Emily Blunt and centers around a man (Firth) who fakes his own death and assumes a new identity in order to escape his life. He then moves in with a woman (Blunt) who is also trying to leave her past behind.
To view more filming photos from Carolina Beach, click here.
Here are a few shots from Fort Fisher with Colin Firth (thanks to D. Anderson)