Official Warner Bros. photos of the New York City backlot located on Byrne Rd. and Marine Ave. in Vancouver. They show the newsstand and the two Bernies, the Treasure Island comic book store, a pawn shop, the Gunga Diner, and our exclusive photo of the Rumrunner bar door. The last three images are city scene panels taken from the graphic novel. For more insight on these photos, read our news article.
Photos of the setup of a Watchmen location on Granville St. and 57th, a residential area of Vancouver. The first three photos show some trucks, equipment and signage placed along the street in preparation for a November 13th shoot. The residential apartment building seen in the fourth photo was used for interior scenes of what was likey retired villain Moloch’s apartment. For more insight on these photos, read our news article.
Photos of an evening location shoot in New Westminster of scenes being shot at the Mason Auto Repair shop. They show exterior signage over a garage and on the wall of the building, as well as an exterior staircase that was the main location of most of the filming. Actor Stephen McHattie is seen standing at the top of the stairs in the fourth photo, next to a crew member who has his arm raised. The last image shows two panels from the graphic novel that parallels one of the scenes shot that night. For more insight on these photos, read our news article.
Photos of the setup of a Watchmen location in New Westminster for scenes to be shot at the Mason Auto Repair shop. They show an exterior sign and a yellow crane used for rain and lightning effects. For more insight on these photos, read our news article.
These photos are of a set being built in Vancouver where Byrne Road meets Marine Drive. The Rumors have been that the set is being built for the remake of The Day The Earth Stood Still, but from the detail of one on the signs on a building in the back, which reads “RUMRUNNER,” it is obvious these sets are for the upcoming Watchmen film adaptation. The last image shows the same Rumrunner sign from a Watchmen comic panel. For more insight on these photos, read our news article.