Filming Of “The Dark Knight Rises” Proves To Be Good For Business In Oakland « CBS Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — In the shadow of the Cathedral of Learning, a small enterprise has sprung.For $9, you too can wear the black and gold soon to be made famous by the Gotham Rogues, the team set to take over Heinz Field as part of “The Dark Knight Rises.”
For The Pittsburgh Stop, where the blue and gold of Pitt usually rules the day, black and gold has been good for business while the new “Batman” movie films in Oakland.
“A lot of the extras picked them up, and we have people walking by asking about them that are looking over at the ‘Batman’ set; s
o, [we’re] making some money,” said Frank Torcha, of The Pittsburgh Stop. More ».