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Hi There,  I am a new Backlot member living in Central Massachusetts and I'm looking to join or start a Backlot Chapter in New England.   Anyone interested?  Please feel free to contact me via facebook at teresa.carson.16  or Twitter @tlcarson13 [...]

Hope to hear from you soon!  Let's Movie!

Teresa Carson

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I was at the Marlborough screening of Treasure of the Sierra Madre this past Sunday and I saw so many faces there, I wanted to reach out to each and every one to ask if they wanted to form a local chapter.  But on second though....just a tad bit strange.  I'm not the creepy type, but I do want to reach out and connect.

C'mon.  I know there are some more locals out here that love movies as much as I do.

 

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Just bumping this up again to see if anyone is interested in a New England chapter.  

I'd be willing to do the admin work.  Just need enough bodies to form a chapter.

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Trying one more time to bump this post up, in search of New England Backlot folks open to joining a chapter 

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Hi Teresa -

I live near Hartford and am always looking for someone with whom to go to the movies. I think, though, that we're probably more than an hour away from each other.

I'm in Los Angeles and just finished my first year at the TCM Film Festival; what a blast! I'll be coming back next year (the 10th anniversary of the fest and TCM's 25th anniversary). It's so much fun and worth it if you can get the time off and afford it. I recommend saving your $$$ so you can get a Spotlight Pass--it gets you into everything and with preferential treatment.

I can't believe there's no one else in this area who's a Backlot member. Color me perplexed.

Enid in Manchester, CT

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Hello all, 

I can concur with this statement. When I first joined Backlot the closest was the NYC chapter. I am currently living near New London (my husband is stationed at the Naval Base) and honestly thought maybe New Haven or even Providence would have a chapter. When I saw there were none I was a little shocked, but then again I thought maybe Backlot is just really getting its groove. (I try to think the half-full corner. I mean I noticed new chapter popping up since I joined.) Of course the problem I have is traveling; it is difficult for me to travel places that I cannot use public transportation or an Uber. (Terrified of driving) 

 

Nikita from Groton, CT

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Hi! I am a Backlot member from Rhode Island. I live close to the Massachusetts border, where the Showcase Cinemas in Seekonk, MA often show monthly TCM films. I would love to join or start an area Backlot Chapter.  Seems like there's a bit of distance between those Backlot members who have expressed same interest on this forum. 

Kat from East Providene Ri

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I'm disappointed there aren't any Backlot members in the Hartford, CT area. 😞

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It looks like there are enough people in the forum to start a group. I live in the Hartford area and would be willing to help with the group. Unfortunately, my time is somewhat limited since i am an eye doctor and radio DJ at Trinity College. Let me know if we can put something together.

Dr Steve R

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