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1976 remake "Sparkle" hits theatres

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SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (WJBK) -

The 1976 remake "Sparkle" staring Jordan Sparks is out in theatres this weekend. There are several big stars in the new flick, including the City of Detroit.

Watch Lee Thomas's full story above.

Jordan Sparks was in Royal Oak recently for a special premier at the Emagine Theatre.

Film crews were in Motown shooting the movie between May 23rd and November 4th of 2011. You may recognize some Detroit landmarks from the movie, including:

  • Lafayette Coney Island
  • One Woodward Building
  • Masonic Temple
  • Detroit Opera House
  • Music Hall
  • Cliff Bells
  • Baker's Keyboard Lounge
  • Day's Fashion (Hamtramick)
  • Painted Lady Lounge (Hamtramck)
  • The Fillmore
  • Bill Recreation Pool Hall
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