Bird on a Wire (1990) Film Locations

Filming locations for Mel Gibson & Holdie Hawn’s action, comedy was actually filmed in and around Victoria and Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada.

As for Marvins Motown Motors where Rick worked, this location is unknown for now and may have been built specifically for the film as it gets engulfed in flames.


Metropolitan Hotel Vancouver, Howe Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada (Hotel)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.283851, -123.118247

Location unknown

Google Maps Co-ordinates: N/A

17-19 Chesterfield Ave, North Vancouver, BC, Canada (Railway Tunnel)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 49.311846, -123.083179

Market Square, Johnson Street, Victoria, BC, Canada

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 48.427635, -123.368491

Location not found

Google Maps Co-ordinates: N/A

Location not found (Hair Salon)

Google Maps Co-ordinates: N/A

Fan Tan Alley, Victoria, BC, Canada

Google Maps Co-ordinates: 48.429325, -123.367934


Official Trailer

Release: 19/10/1990

Director: John Badham

Run Time: 110m

Age Viewing: 12

Gross: $70,978,012

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