This May Be The Only Mention Of Mattawan In A Movie, Ever!
Michigan has had its day in the Hollywood spotlight many times. From Eminem's "8 Mile" to the eventual release of the movie "White Boy Rick" which is set to be released September 14th, 2018. There have been many great films to feature Michigan cities as a main focal point in the story. I recently moved to Mattawan and made it public, when a friend on Facebook made it aware to me that there was a made for TV movie released in 1995 that has Mattawan ties:
As it turns out he's right and the whole movie is on YouTube! The movie stars the late Dom Deluise, Jon Voight, and Ally Sheedy. You can watch the moment they reveal the main character is from Mattawan here at the 9:00 minute mark of the film. I can't wait to sit down and watch this lost relic. But for those who are from Mattawan, this may be the only time in history our city was mentioned in a film:
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