Suher Discusses His New Movie “Higher Methods” on GoLocal LIVE - SEE THE TRAILER

Saturday, April 14, 2018
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Nathan Suher discusses his newsest movie - "Higher Methods"
Nathan Suher, the producer of the movie "Higher Methods." joined GoLocal LIVE on Friday to discuss this new project.

"Higher Methods" features a local cast including Abigail Jean Lucas, Jamie Lyn Bagley, Aaron Andrade, Michael Christoforo, Anthony Ambrosino, Kayla Caufield, Marybeth Paul, and Brad Kirton. Suher is an accomplished film director who has received numerous accolades for his work on local indie short films.

Most recently, he received the Audience Award at the SENE Film, Music & Art Festival for best horror short, ‘Next/Door’.

IM Filmworks is hosting an evening of Music and Comedy at the Bravo Brasserie (123 Empire St. Providence, RI) on Friday, May 11, 2018. Doors open at 7:30 pm. Musical guest, Niki Luparelli; stand-up comics, JJ Jones, Kody Fraser, Alan Sousa; improv comedy troupes, The Tim Alan Show, and Quicksand Jazzhands will be providing the live entertainment. There will be hot hors-d'oeuvres, a cash bar, and a silent auction. Proceeds from this evening’s event are going towards post-production.


  • Moonrise Kingdom


    Director: Wes Anderson

    Cast: Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray Frances McDormand

    This Oscar nominated film features many local landmarks including Fort Wetherill State Park, Bayfield Farm, and the Conanicut Lighthouse.

  • Mr. North


    Director: Danny Huston

    Cast: Anthony Edwards, Robert Mitchum, Lauren Bacall

    Shot in Newport, this comedy-drama features Anthony Edwards as a con man attempting to break into the 1920s Newport social scene. 

  • There's Something About Mary


    Directors: Peter and Bobby Farrelly

    Cast: Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, Ben Stiller

    Filmed partly in Providence, this movie was the highest-grossing comedy in 1998. 

  • Federal Hill


    Director: Michael Corrente

    Cast: Nicholas Turturro, Anthony DeSando, Libby Langdon

    Set in Providence's Federal Hill neighborhood, the movie marks the directorial debut of Pawtucket native Michael Corrente.

  • Age of Innocence


    Director: Martin Scorsese

    Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Winona Ryder

    This Oscar winning drama was partly filmed in Portsmouth.  

  • True Lies


    Director: James Cameron

    Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Arnold

    The ballroom scenes in the movie were filmed at the Rosecliff Mansion in Newport.

  • High Society


    Director: Charles Walters

    Cast: Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra

    Nominated for two Academy Awards, the movie's opening shot features a flyover of Newport’s oceanfront mansions. 

  • Thirteen Days


    Director: Roger Donaldson

    Cast: Kevin Costner, Bruce Greenwood, Steven Culp

    This docudrama about the Cuban Missile Crisis was partly shot in Newport. 

  • Little Children


    Director: Todd Field

    Cast: Kate Winslet, Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Connelly, Jackie Earle Haley

    Shot partly in Providence, this critically acclaimed drama received three Academy Award nominations, including a Best Lead Actress nod for Kate Winslet.

  • R.I.P.D.


    Director: Peter M. Lenkov

    Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Jeff Bridges, Kevin Bacon

    A car chase for this action-comedy was filmed in downtown Providence.

  • Amistad


    Director: Steven Spielberg

    Cast: Morgan Freeman, Anthony Hopkins, Dijimon Hounsou, Matthew McConaughey

    Shot at the Rosecliff Mansion in Newport and the State House in Providence, this drama received four Academy Award nominations in 1998. 

  • Outside Providence


    Director: Michael Corrente

    Cast: Shawn Hatosy, Amy Smart, Alec Baldwin

    Filmed in multiple locations throughout Rhode Island, this movie is an adaptation of Peter Farrelly's 1988 novel of the same name.

  • Me, Myself & Irene


    Directors: Peter and Bobby Farrelly

    Cast: Jim Carrey, Renée Zellweger. Chris Cooper, Robert Forster, Richard Jenkins

    Filmed in Newport, Narragansett, Jamestown, and Galilee, this comedy centers on a Rhode Island State Trooper played by Jim Carrey. 

  • Evening


    Director: Lajos Koltai

    Cast: Vanessa Redgrave, Claire Danes, Toni Collette, Meryl Streep

    The film was primarily set in Newport and included large portions shot at Gooseberry Beach.

  • The Great Gatsby


    Director: Jack Clayton

    Cast: Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Sam Waterston, Bruce Dern

    This Academy Award-winning drama was filmed in Newport at the Rosecliff Mansion on Bellevue Ave.

  • Self Storage


    Director: Tom DeNucci

    Cast: Eric Roberts, Jonathan Silverman, Michael Berryman, Tom DeNucci

    Filmed in a self storage facility in East Greenwich, this horror-comedy marks the directorial debut of Cranston native Tom DeNucci. 

  • 27 Dresses


    Director: Anne Fletcher

    Cast: Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, Malin Åkerman, Ed Burns

    Shot throughout Rhode Island, locations included the Rosecliff and Marble House mansions in Newport and a beach in Charlestown.

  • Dan in Real Life


    Director: Anne Fletcher

    Cast: Steve Carell, Juliette Binoche, Dane Cook, Alison Pill

    Filmed primarily in Jamestown, the movie also features the Point Judith Lighthouse in Narragansett.

  • Hachi: A Dog's Tale


    Director: Lasse Hallström

    Cast: Richard Gere, Joan Allen, Jason Alexander

    Filmed primarily in Bristol and Woonsocket, other locations included the Columbus Theater in Providence and the University of Rhode Island in Kingston.

  • The Education of Charlie Banks


    Director: Fred Durst

    Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Jason Ritter, Eva Amurri

    Shot partially in Brown University in Providence, the movie marks the directorial debut of Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst.

  • Meet Joe Black


    Director: Martin Brest

    Cast: Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani

    Warwick's Aldrich Mansion served as the residence of Anthony Hopkins' character in the film. 

  • Reversal of Fortune


    Director: Barbet Schroeder

    Cast: Jeremy Irons, Glenn Close, Ron Silver

    Jeremy Irons took home the Oscar for Best Actor for this drama, which was partly shot in Newport.

  • Underdog


    Director: Frederik Du Chau

    Cast: Jason Lee, Peter Dinklage, Patrick Warburton, Amy Adams

    Shot entirely in Rhode Island, filming locations included Hope High School on the East Side of Providence.

  • Tanner Hall


    Directors: Francesca Gregorini, Tatiana von Furstenberg

    Cast: Rooney Mara, Georgia King, Brie Larson

    Shot in Providence and Newport, the film marks the the directorial debut of Brown University graduates Francesca Gregorini and Tatiana von Furstenberg.

  • Dumb and Dumber


    Directors: Peter and Bobby Farrelly

    Cast: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Lauren Holly

    Scenes from the beginning of this comedy were filmed on location in Providence, including a shot of the Big Blue Bug.

  • Irrational Man


    Director: Woody Allen

    Cast: Emma Stone, Joaquin Phoenix, Parker Posey

    Shot entirely in Rhode Island, filming locations included the Chez Pascal: a cafe located on Hope Street in Providence. 

  • Infinitely Polar Bear


    Director: Maya Forbes

    Cast: Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldana, Imogene Wolodarsky

    Shot in Providence, this comedic drama tells the story of a manic-depressive man who tries to win his wife back by taking care of their two daughters while she attends business school.  

  • Dumb and Dumber To


    Directors: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly

    Cast: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Rob Riggle

    Scenes from the beginning of this comedy were filmed in Providence: including the iconic Big Blue Bug. 

  • Exeter


    Director: Marcus Nispel

    Cast: Brittany Curran, Stephen Lang, Kelly Blatz

    This horror, thriller film, originally titled Blackmask, was filmed at to the Ladd School in Exeter which closed in the 1990s. 

  • Bleed for This


    Director: Ben Younger

    Cast: Miles Teller, Katey Sagal, Ciarán Hinds 

    This film, telling the story of Vinny Paz nicknamed "The Pazmanian Devil", was filmed at the Dunkin' Donuts Center in Providence. 

  • Missing William


    Director: Kenn MacRae

    Cast: Brandon Routh, Courtney Ford, Reid Scott

    This movie shows scenic locations from around Rhode Island. 

  • Subconscious


    Director: Georgia Hilton

    Cast: Tim Abell, Aleisha Force, Tom Stedham

    Some of the filming for this mystery thriller was done from Newport.

  • Erebus


    Director: Rick Laprade

    Cast: Michael Berryman, Michael A. LoCicero, Ally Tully

    This water-based horror thriller uses Block Island's coastline as a backdrop. 

  • Ten


    Directors: Sophia Cacciola, Michael J. Epstein

    Cast: Jade Sylvan, Molly Carlisle, Molly Devon 

    Parts of this horror mystery were filmed in Barrington.

  • The Proposal


    Director: Anne Fletcher

    Cast: Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Mary Steenburgen

    Although much of this movie was filmed in other states, part of this romantic comedy was filmed in Newport. 

  • Lolita


    Director: Stanley Kubrick

    Cast: James Mason, Shelley Winters, Sue Lyon

    This highly controversial black comedy had filming locations in both Westerly and Newport. 

  • Hall Pass


    Director: Bobby Farrelly, Peter Farrelly

    Cast: Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Christina Applegate

    This comedic romance had a filming location in Providence. 

  • Mystic Pizza


    Director: Donald Petrie

    Cast: Annabeth Gish, Julia Roberts, Lili Taylor

    Although primarily filmed in Mystic, Connecticut, part of the movie was filmed at Watch Hill in Westerly. 

  • Celeste & Jesse Forever


    Director: Lee Toland Krieger

    Cast: Rashida Jones, Andy Samberg, Elijah Wood

    The wedding scene of this romantic comedy was filmed in Middletown. 

  • Mermaids


    Director: Richard Benjamin

    Cast: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder

    Although much of this movie was shot in Massachusetts, this dramatic comedy had a filming location in Pawtucket. 

  • American Buffalo


    Director: Michael Corrente

    Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Dennis Franz, Sean Nelson

    This movie drama was filmed in Pawtucket. 

  • Wind


    Director: Carroll Ballard

    Cast: Matthew Modine, Jennifer Grey, Cliff Robertson

    This sport related action drama had portions filmed in both Newport and Jamestown. 

  • Kiss the Bride


    Director: Vanessa Parise

    Cast: Amanda Detmer, Sean Patrick Flanery, Brooke Langton

    Part of this movie was filmed at Watch Hill in Westerly. 

  • They Were Expendable


    Director: John Ford, Robert Montgomery

    Cast: Robert Montgomery, John Wayne, Donna Reed

    This world war two naval film had a portion of the movie shot from Melville in Portsmouth. 

  • Tell Tale


    Director: Michael Cuesta

    Cast: Josh Lucas, Lena Headey, Brian Cox

    This Sci-fi horror film was shot in many locations around Rhode Island including Woonsocket, Pawtucket, Central Falls, and Providence

  • Normal Adolescent Behavior


    Director: Beth Schacter

    Cast: Amber Tamblyn, Ashton Holmes, Kelli Garner

    This movie, which was an official selection of the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival, was filmed in Rhode Island. 

  • Murderball


    Directors: Henry Alex Rubin, Dana Adam Shapiro

    Cast: Joe Soares, Keith Cavill, Mark Zupan

    Part of this documentary about quadriplegics who play full-contact rugby in wheelchairs was filmed in Providence. 

  • The Clique


    Director: Michael Lembeck

    Cast: Elizabeth McLaughlin, Ellen Marlow, Sophie Anna Everhard

    This family comedy about a girl's struggles in middle school was filmed in Rhode Island. 

  • November Criminals


    Director: Sacha Gervasi

    Cast: Chloë Grace Moretz, Ansel Elgort, Catherine Keener

    This movie is set to come out in 2016. 



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