2004-10-20 / Front Page
Cold Spring Board Approves "War of the Worlds" Filming in Village
Scene from Spielberg film set to shoot on lower Main Street in December
Coming soon to a waterfront near you: an alien invasion of truly epic proportions, starring Tom Cruise and a cast up to 1,000 locals. Despite some initial uncertainty, the Cold Spring Village Board gave the green light for Paramount Pictures to film a scene from their big-budget remake of "War of the Worlds" on the lower half of Main Street at their October 12 monthly meeting.