History Film / BirdOnAWire

2nd Jul '17 1:50:14 PM Damar
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* DutchAngle: The movie makes use of them particularly during action sequences.
30th Apr '16 1:53:50 AM Mdumas43073
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''Bird on a Wire'' is a 1990 feature film starring Creator/MelGibson and Creator/GoldieHawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The alley motorcycle chase scene was filmed in Victoria BC's [[FriendlyLocalChinatown Chinatown]], in Fan Tan Alley.

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''Bird on a Wire'' is a 1990 feature comedy film starring Creator/MelGibson and Creator/GoldieHawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The alley motorcycle chase scene was filmed in Victoria BC's [[FriendlyLocalChinatown Chinatown]], in Fan Tan Alley.
17th Mar '16 8:55:00 AM ObsidianFire
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* RoomDisservice: Attempted, but failed thanks to Rick being GenreSavvy enough to be suspicious.

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* RoomDisservice: Attempted, but failed thanks to Rick being GenreSavvy smart enough to be suspicious.
15th Jan '16 10:26:35 AM fgenzo159
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* HeyItsThatPlace: The ferry is obviously a BC Ferry, markings aside, to anyone familiar with the BC Ferry system. The scenery during the ferry ride will also be very familiar to habitual BC Ferry riders.
** The scenes in Victoria, especially Fan Tan Alley.
** The chasing motorcycle cop radios he's in pursuit through Fan Tan Alley.
7th Nov '15 12:55:08 PM Morgenthaler
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* ConvenientEscapeBoat
* DamselInDistress: Marianne Graves.
* DirtyCop: Sorenson and Diggs.
* EarnYourHappyEnding

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* ScreamingWoman: Marianne.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Rick Jarmin

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* SceneryPorn: The ferry ride.
* ShotInTheAss

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* SkirtsAndLadders

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10th Oct '15 8:39:08 AM tkzv
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* WitnessProtection: The film starts with Rick's cover being blown by his ex-girlfriend. After 15 years of hiding and several different identities. The title means that if he touches any of his previous lives, he may die like a bird that touches two live wires.
23rd Jun '15 5:46:49 AM Kayman141
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* DirtyCop: Sorenson and Driggs.

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* DirtyCop: Sorenson and Driggs.Diggs.
21st Jun '15 9:28:50 PM Cindylover1969
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* {{Fanservice}}: Both stars exhibit their behinds at different points.
22nd Apr '15 7:45:40 PM Prfnoff
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'''Bird on a Wire''' is a 1990 feature film starring Creator/MelGibson and Goldie Hawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The title refers to the LeonardCohen song "Bird on the Wire". The alley motorcycle chase scene was filmed in Victoria BC's [[FriendlyLocalChinatown Chinatown]], in Fan Tan Alley.

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'''Bird ''Bird on a Wire''' Wire'' is a 1990 feature film starring Creator/MelGibson and Goldie Hawn, Creator/GoldieHawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The title refers to the LeonardCohen song "Bird on the Wire".Canada. The alley motorcycle chase scene was filmed in Victoria BC's [[FriendlyLocalChinatown Chinatown]], in Fan Tan Alley.



* [[CaliforniaDoubling Vancouver Doubling]] (and ''Victoria'' doubling).

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* TitledAfterTheSong: The title refers to the Music/LeonardCohen song "Bird on the Wire".
* [[CaliforniaDoubling Vancouver Doubling]] (and ''Victoria'' doubling).doubling).
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2nd Nov '14 11:48:25 PM Medinoc
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**At least the rickety bridge was not intended for human use; but it may be dangerous for the animals as well.
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