9 best moments captured while Robert Redford’s new movie filmed in Dayton

That’s a wrap! 🎬

The Old Man and the Gun, a movie starring Robert RedfordDanny GloverCasey Affleck and Sissy Spacek, has officially joined the list of movies made in or set in the Gem City.

>>Downtown Dayton has been taken over by Danny Glover, Robert Redford movie

Redford plays an elderly bank robber now living in a retirement community who wants another heist while Affleck, who recently won an Oscar, plays the police officer trying to catch him.

>>PHOTOS: Scenes from the movie filming 

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Cars seemingly plucked from the 1970s took over Second Street near Liberty Tower as part of a chase and the lobby and tower itself were used for scenes as well.

At one point on Monday, Redford and Glover were spotted filming the bank robbery movie on the roof of Talbott Tower, 118 W. First St. 

Well, that all served for quite the photo opportunity for all of us fan girls and boys. 📸 Here are some of the best captured moments:

When these two had a heartfelt conversation on the roof:

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When we were SO close, yet so far

When you just happen to be working near all the action and casually see ROBERT REDFORD. 

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When we were on the inside, looking out, for a minute.

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When we wanted to be annoyed that streets were closed but remembered HOW COOL it is to have a movie filming here! 🎥

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When these local guys got to be in the movie, doing what they loved. 🚗

When Danny Glover was a total sweetheart to his fans and this ‘grammer had a birds-eye view.

When they literally MADE 👏 IT 👏 RAIN 👏 in Hamilton. 🌧️

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When our very own Amelia Robinson went to great lengths to get this action shot. 

The filming of Old Man and The Gun, helped everyone realize what we’ve known all along: 

 🌟 Dayton is famous. 🌟

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