Her son said that the property manager looked around the house asked how much for everything.
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“She came back this morning (Wednesday, July 31) and went room to room marking things for various scenes in the movie,” Kristi Leigh said.
Kristi Leigh, who grew up in Clayton, said items purchased included furniture, cane poles, clothes, quilts, over the counter medicine bottles, and yard furniture. Other items that were purchased were an old pickup truck cap and old tools junk that would be seen in an alley
The property manager eventually spent about $900 for the items and had a truck come to pick everything up to take to Middletown.
“The stuff will be peppered in the movie,” Kristi Leigh said. “Most movie companies donate the things they buy to the Salvation Army, Goodwill or woman’s shelters.
She said there were some things that she didn’t want to part with but said the items “will be immortalized on film.”
“It’s so cool,” Kristie Leigh said. “I’m really excited.”