'Perks of Being a Wallflower' Movie Trailer Released

Familiar scenes around Pittsburgh can be seen throughout the movie trailer.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower movie trailer is now available for viewing.

Those familiar with Pittsburgh and the South Hills may recognize the city in the trailer.

The Pittsburgh skyline can be seen throughout, and so can the Fort Pitt Tunnel in a goosebump-inducing scene.

About 20 seconds into the trailer, the camera pans to the front of —with the name front and center for a second or so. (The film company paid the $2,000 a day while shooting the movie on the campus.)

Just 30 seconds later, Charlie, the main character played by Logan Lerman, attends his first-ever party at a mansion located on Merryoak Lane in the Upper St. Clair Deerfield Manor neighborhood.

About 1:10 into the trailer, Sam, the character played by Emma Watson, dares to bare some black lingerie and a feather boa while performing Rocky Horror Picture Show at the .

At 1:50 minutes in, there's a quick clip of Charlie and Sam .

The film also stars Nina Dobrev, Kate Walsh, Paul Rudd and Ezra Miller (who got in a while he was in town).

The movie will debut on Sept. 14 with a PG-13 rating—a rating that didn't come without a fight. The Motion Picture Association of America originally deemed the movie R for "teen alcohol and drug use, and some sexual references," but the rating was lowered to PG-13 after director Stephen Chbosky and other filmmakers appealed.

The film is based on Chbosky's 1999 novel. Chbosky is an graduate.

This story originally appeared on Upper St. Clair Patch


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