Transit on film: Amazing Race on the Canada Line

Amazing Race Canada fans know that Vancouver and our very own Canada Line were featured on the second episode of the current season. Airing on July…


Transit on film: tearing down Smallville!

The smooth metal claws of a yellow excavator smash the wooden building just feet away from the news station. Onlookers watch powerlessly as the…


Transit on film: Fringe

Turns out Fringe, one of the American sci-fi shows filmed in Vancouver, hopped aboard the West Coast Express in one of its recent episodes. Look…


Transit on film: Smallville!

Smallville is well known for filming here in Vancouver... so did you ever see the episode featuring Waterfront Station? You may not have recognized…


Transit on film: Blade Trinity

Vampires at Waterfront? Well, just for a few days in 2004. Blade Trinity, the third movie in the vampire/Marvel Comics/action series, filmed a…


Transit on film: Defying Gravity

So it turns out TransLink buses have two scenes in the third episode of Defying Gravity, CTV/ABC/BBC's new space drama! Thanks to Brandon for…


Transit on film: 21 Jump Street

A classic clip: Rob Chew passed along the intro to season 4 of 21 Jump Street, which features a Flyer trolley bus ("14 Hastings") and a Flyer diesel…


Transit on film: Atomic Train

Some Monday film fun! Thanks to Bryan for pointing out this clip of a West Vancouver Blue Bus in the TV movie Atomic Train. (The bus can be seen at…


Transit on film: Seat Ibiza car commercial

Here's a commercial for a Spanish compact car Seat Ibiza, shot partly on a Mark I SkyTrain at Waterfront Station in 2006. First, I don't speak…


Transit on film: The Trial of the Incredible Hulk

Well, this might be the best transit-on-film clip yet ---- reader ;-) posted this clip from the Trial of the Incredible Hulk TV movie, shot on a…


Transit on film: Paycheck

All right, for Monday, here's a fun item to start your week off. Paycheck wasn't exactly Ben Affleck's finest two hours on film (that was Gigli,…


Metro Vancouver: Hollywood North

When I saw the news that Ryan Reynolds was heading home to film the Deadpool movie AND the amazing reboot of The X-Files (hopefully to be filmed…


Happy birthday: the Buzzer blog turns one

The Buzzer blog turns one year old today – can you believe it? After just one year, this blog has over 400 posts, over 3,500 comments, and a…


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