Tag Archives: Robocop

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 [...]

WEEK: February 10-16, 2014

Sunday, February 16th – Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy author E. L. James’s book-signing at Chapters-Indigo in downtown Vancouver. Friday, February 14th – Once Upon a Time films Regina (Lana Parrilla), Wicked Witch of the West (Rebecca Mader), Emma (Jennifer Morrison), Snow (Ginnifer Goodwin), Charming (Josh Dallas) and Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) at Regina’s house in [...]

WEEK: January 20-26, 2014

Saturday, January 25th – Vancouver-cop-from-the-future series Continuum films outside and on the roof of Commerce Place, aka the CIBC Tower, downtown. Saturday, January 25tth – News that Ben Ratner’s film Down River will get a Vancouver theatrical release on March 14th at Fifth Avenue Cineplex. Saturday, January 25th – CW sci-fi series The 100 starring Eliza [...]

MOVIE CLIP: ROBOCOP With Joel Kinnaman at the Vancouver Convention Centre

Reshoots? More like principal photography at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Joel Kinnaman is the critically-wounded cop Alex Murphy who returns to the Detroit police force in 2028 as a powerful cyborg, thanks to multi-national OmniCorp’s robot technology in this RoboCop remake. This part-human part-robot police officer is the key to OmniCorp’s plan to sell robocops [...]

WEEK: January 6-12, 2014

Saturday, January 11th – Arrow fight designer James Bamford tweets about a rare Saturday shoot with Stephen Amell, David Ramsey, Emily Bett Rickards &  Caity Lotz on set. Saturday, January 11th – Tomorrowland starring George Clooney in studio in its final days of filming in Vancouver. Saturday, January 11th – News that Brit actor John Simm (Doctor [...]

WEEK: September 2-8, 2013

Sunday, September 8th – Cedar Cove 1×09 And the Winner Is airs on the W network. The town’s charity bachelor auction starring Andie MacDowell, Dylan Neal and Elyse Levesque and directed by Martin Wood. Some auction scenes filmed in North Vancouver’s Deep Cove had to be reshot elsewhere because of too much rain. Sunday, September 8th [...]

TRAILER: Joel Kinnaman in ROBOCOP Remake

When Crime is out of Control. The Only Solution isn’t Human. Who is in Control? Man or Machine? Joel Kinnaman is the critically-wounded cop Alex Murphy who returns to the Detroit police force in 2028 as a powerful cyborg, thanks to multi-national OmniCorp’s robot technology in this RoboCop remake. This part-human part-robot police officer is [...]

WEEK: July 1-7, 2013

Sunday, July 7th – Vancouver-cop-from-the-future series Continuum 2×09 Seconds airs on Showcase: Alec (Erik Knudsen)’s mother is shot by a bullet meant for Julian (Richard Harmon), who goes on the run. And a workhouse from the corporate-controlled future makes me want to join Liber8 if they weren’t just as ruthless in their methods. Sunday, July 7th [...]

COMIC-CON SKED: ROBOCOP Panel With Joel Kinnaman

The 3D RoboCop reboot starring Joel Kinnaman joins The Amazing Spiderman 2  and others for a  Sony/Screen Gems panel at San Diego Comic-Con in the biggest venue, Hall H, on Friday, July 19th. Joel Kinnaman is the critically-wounded cop Alex Murphy who returns to the Detroit police force in 2028 as a powerful cyborg thanks to [...]

WEEK: May 13-19, 2013

  Sunday, May 19th – RoboCop starring Joel Kinnaman wraps its fourth & final day (May 16-19) in the Washington Building at Vancouver Shipyards in North Vancouver, Standoff between heroes and villains with simulated gunfire. You could hear the pop, pop, pop sound nearby. Saturday, May 18th – Lexus commercial films in downtown Business District. [...]

WEEK: May 6-12, 2013

Sunday, May 12th – Once Upon a Time season two finale. Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) rescues young Baelfire from the water in Neverland. Back in Storybrooke, Rumple (Robert Carlyle) and Henry (Jared Gilmore) learn from the Charmings (Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison & Josh Dallas) in the Kuno Garden that grownup Baelfire/Neal (Michael Raymond-James) is lost. Greg (Ethan Embry) and Tamara [...]