Tag Archives: Aaron Taylor-Johnson

BOX OFFICE: DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES, GODZILLA & ROBOCOP Do Big Box Office Worldwide

Both partly and mostly filmed-in-Vancouver Dawn of Planet of the Apes (US$537 million) and Godzilla (US$508 million) have passed the half-a-billion-dollars mark in worldwide box office, according to Box Office Mojo. The rebooted Planet of the Apes franchise starring Andy Serkis as Caesar filmed about a quarter of its sequel in B.C. forests (Capilano Canyon, Golden Ears [...]

LOCATIONS: GODZILLA Filming in Burnaby, Coquitlam, Downtown Vancouver, Nanaimo, New Westminster & Steveston

Any challengers for spot-the-location in Godzilla? The box-office smash filmed for three months-plus in and around Vancouver and on Vancouver Island last year. Here’s a quick look at some local locations for the 3D reboot, which cost an estimated US$160 million to make and has earned US$200 million worldwide already. No wonder a sequel is [...]

WEEK: May 12-18, 2014

Sunday, May 18th – Godzilla is a monster hit with a sequel underway after US$103 million international opening weekend, the biggest opening of 2014 so far, and a US$93-million North American opening weekend to total almost US$200 million. The locally-filmed blockbuster (downtown Vancouver, Nanaimo, Steveston, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Burnaby) stars Bryan Cranston, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth [...]

WEEK: May 5-11, 2014

Sunday, May 11th – Two-hour Once Upon a Time season finale (Snow Drifts and There’s No Place Like Home) airs on ABC and CTV. Zelena (Rebecca Mader)’s time portal places Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) and Emma (Jennifer Morrison) in the enchanted forest in the past, where they must be careful not to alter anything as they search [...]

TRAILER: Shorter GODZILLA Trailer Features Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Oceanic Plaza & BC Place

Shorter trailer Nature Has An Order features Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth Olsen. Plus more of the scenes filmed in Oceanic Plaza. Related: Elizabeth Olsen in Oceanic Plaza as BART station. Plus the FEMA shelter sequence filmed in B.C. Place. Elizabeth Olsen’s character hugs her son. Godzilla attacks theatres on May 16th this year. [...]

TRAILER: GODZILLA’s Extended Trailer Features Bryan Cranston & Burnaby’s Watchmen Set

“It was not a natural disaster alright. What’s really happening is you’re hiding something out there. And I have a right to know.” Godzilla above the old Watchmen set in south Burnaby dressed as San Francisco’s Chinatown. Related: Godzilla turns Main Street set in Burnaby into San Francisco’s Chinatown. “You have no idea what’s coming. [...]

WEEK: February 24 – March 2, 2014

Sunday, March 2nd – Once Upon a Time countdown to next Sunday’s Spring premiere by Ginnifer Goodwin’s Instagram. Photos taken by Josh Dallas. Sunday, March 2nd – CW pilot The Flash starts filming at Scuie Italian cafe on Pender Street downtown. Candice Patton shares a photo from set. Sunday, March 2nd – Continuum showrunner Simon Barry [...]

TRAILER: Official Trailer for GODZILLA in Theatres this May 16th

Godzilla’s new trailer features the big scene of Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Bryan Cranston inspecting a nuclear quarantine zone on New Westminster’s Front Street. Related: New Westminster’s Nuclear Quarantine Zone. Godzilla in theatres this May 16th.   [...]

WEEK: December 9-15, 2013

Sunday, December 15th – Once Upon a Time 3×11 Going Home Winter Finale airs on ABC/CTV. The residents of Storybrooke race to stop Peter Pan (Robbie Kay) from placing another curse on the town. #panneverfails. #thecurseisback. Sunday, December 15th – Witches of East End Season Finale 1×10 Oh What a World! airs on Lifetime. Freya (Jenna Dewan [...]

COMIC-CON SKED: Legendary Pictures Preview of GODZILLA & SEVENTH SON

Two weeks from today, Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures preview their upcoming blockbuster films at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, July 20th. Godzilla is the one that intrigues me most, having just wrapped three months of filming in Vancouver. As expected, the new Godzilla is a re-imagining of Toho’s iconic Godzilla, but this time [...]

BIG READ: U.S. Military Vs GODZILLA Moves On From Vancouver Area & Vancouver Island

Published June 27, 2013 on Vancouver is Awesome After a three month-plus shoot here, the 3D Godzilla reboot wraps filming this week in Vancouver and moves on to Hawaii. The Legendary Pictures production is an American re-imagining of the classic films, keyed off the real-world earthquake/tsunami in Japan two years ago and the resulting nuclear crisis at [...]