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PROJECT: The Lost Valentine, a Hallmark Channel original movie
RELEASE DATE: February 2011
STAR POWER: Betty White, Jennifer Love Hewitt
ON LOCATION: Agnes Scott College, North Avenue, Oakdale Road, Borders bookstore on Ponce de Leon Avenue, Chattahoochee River
CELEB SIGHTING: Betty White ordered a vodka on the rocks at Rathbun's in Inman Park and Jennifer Love Hewitt was spotted at Everybody's Pizza.
A MUST-SEE? The film is based on the New York Times best-selling novel by James Michael Pratt. Oh, and it stars Betty White.

PROJECT: Hall Pass
RELEASE DATE: Feb. 25, 2011
STAR POWER: Owen Wilson, Jenna Fischer, Christina Applegate
ON LOCATION: Gold Room and Cantina Taqueria & Tequila Bar in Atlanta, Lake Lanier and an Applebee's in Suwanee, Avondale High School, Days Inn in Gainesville, Marietta
CELEB SIGHTING: Owen Wilson hung out at Via on Pharr Road, and reportedly called Kyma restaurant in Buckhead to ask for the recipe for a cocktail.
A MUST-SEE? It sounds like a potential return to form for the Farrelly Brothers, the funsters behind There's Something About Mary.

PROJECT: The Conspirator
RELEASE DATE: March 2011
STAR POWER: James McAvoy, Kevin Kline, Robin Wright
ON LOCATION: Fort Pulaski, Bay Street in Savannah
A MUST-SEE? History buffs should dig Robert Redford's serious-sounding period piece about the only female co-conspirator of the Lincoln assassination.

PROJECT: Footloose
RELEASE DATE: April 1, 2011
STAR POWER: Dennis Quaid, Andie MacDowell, Kenny Wormald
ON LOCATION: Stone Mountain Village, New Senoia Raceway, Newton County's historic courthouse in Covington, Cowboys Nightclub in Kennesaw
CELEB SIGHTING: Dennis Quaid chowing down at Fox Brothers BBQ
A MUST-SEE? Will Hustle & Flow director Craig Brewer pimp out this remake of the beloved Kevin Bacon film?

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