Owen Wilson comedy filmed in Winston-Salem opens Friday

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“Are You Here” stars Owen Wilson, Amy Poehler and Zach Galifianakis. It was filmed around North Carolina.

A comedy that was filmed in Winston-Salem in 2012 and stars Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis hits the theater on Friday.

“Are You Here” stars Owen Wilson, Zach Galifianakis and Amy Poehler. It was filmed in various North Carolina locations including Winston-Salem, Madison and Greensboro.

It won’t open in any theaters in the Piedmont area. Moviegoers who don’t want to wait for a local theatrical release can buy and download it on iTunes at http://bit.ly/1rwfR7A for $12.99 to $14.99.

The movie is a comedy centered on two childhood best friends who embark on a road trip back to their hometown. One of them learns he has inherited a large sum of money from his recently deceased estranged father.

The movie has received mixed reviews, with a 9 percent rating on Rotten Tomatoes and a 5.9 out of 10 on Imdb.com.