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10 Movies Filming in Vancouver This October

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Photo: @lilyjcollins / Instagram

October means pumpkin spice and movie production galore in Vancouver! There are at least 10 movies scheduled for production in Hollywood North this October including 5 feature films and 5 TV movies.

Stars you might spot on-location include James Marsden, Aubrey Plaza, Adam Beach, Jesse Plemons, Keri Russell and Lily Collins.

RELATED: 10 Movies That Filmed in Vancouver in September

Feature Films

Last month local boy turned Hollywood star Jacob Tremblay wrapped up his R-Rated comedy Good Boys which is produced by fellow locals Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. There are 5 big movies scheduled for production in and around Vancouver this October:

Child’s Play

The late 80’s slasher movie Child’s Play is getting a remake in Vancouver. That means.. CHUCKY! The franchise brings the horror to the 21st century with a hacked ‘buddy doll’. It’s scheduled for production in Vancouver until November 8.

Monkey Beach


Based on the 2000 novel of the same name by BC writer Eden Robinson, Monkey Beach is a Native supernatural mystery. It stars Adam Beach, Grace Dove, Nathaniel Arcand, Miika Bryce Whiskeyjack and newcomer Ta’Kaiya Blaney. It’s set in the Pacific Northwest and films in Vancouver and Kitamaat until October 12.

Sonic The Hedgehog


Sonic is hitting the big screen on November 15, 2019 with a live-action and CGI animation movie. James Marsden, Jim Carrey, Tika Sumpter, Ben Schwartz, Adam Pally, Neal McDonough and Natasha Rothewell star in the movie which is scheduled for production in town until October 15. Filming locations include Vancouver and Vancouver Island.


Shape of Water Director Guillermo del Toro was exploring Vancouver back in June and is scheduled to be back in town this Fall for his next fantasy horror flick Antlers. It’s scheduled to shoot in town from October 1 to November 20. It’s about a teacher who discovers supernatural horror and stars Jesse Plemons and Keri Russell.



Lily Collins stars in this survival thriller as a young musician who finds herself in a dangerous situation while on a quest to understand her sister’s death.

TV Movies

Last month a handful of holiday TV movies wrapped up as well as The Victoria Gotti Story. There is still a handful of made-for-TV movies still filming in Vancouver into October:

  • The Chronicle Mysteries 2
  • Gingerbread Romance
  • Memories of Christmas
  • Morning Show Mysteries: Murder By The Book
  • Time for Me To Come Home


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