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golden ears provincial park

from first blood (1982) posted in movies by pete_nice

The exteriors for the first installment of the Rambo franchise, First Blood, were filmed primarily at two parks in British Columbia: Golden Ears Provincial Park and Pitt Lake.

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rambo’s first blood

from first blood (1982) posted in movies by pete_nice

John Rambo (Sly Stallone) is walking through the town of Hope when Sheriff Will Teasle (Brian Dennehy) starts breaking his balls. Rambo doesn't take too kindly to that...

The majority of the town scenes were shot in Hope, British Columbia, Canada (not the States).

"Some may even call it boring..." -Sheriff Teasle on the town of Hope.

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bcit aerospace campus

from cabin in the woods, rise of the planet of the apes posted in movies by chewing_the_scenery

The utilitarian interiors of the British Columbia Institute of Technology's Aerospace Campus near Vancouver were used as the hallways of the underground control center in Cabin in the Woods, and the building also makes an appearance as part of the Gen-Sys laboratory eventually overrun by damn dirty apes in 2011's Rise of the Planet of the Apes reboot.

(via Tony Zhou's Vancouver Never Plays Itself)

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auto circus impound lot

from the big lebowski (1998) posted in movies by pete_nice

The Dude finds his stolen car at the Auto Circus Impound Lot.

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sobchak security

from the big lebowski (1998) posted in movies by pete_nice

The Dude picks up Walter at his security business before they make their ransom drop at "the wood bridge."

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