James Bond Week in Vancouver!

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Classic Bond, not-so classic Bond and laughable Bond make this a week to remember at the Rio Theatre.

The East Vancouver moviehouse is screening a bunch of Bond movies between July 7-10th. This is a rare chance to see Ian Fleming’s creation on the big screen, so if you’re a fan of 007 you’ll want to see at least one or two of these vintage adventure films.

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James Bond Week in Vancouver!

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

From food trucks to symphony to burlesque, there’s something for everyone this weekend.  Check out our top picks for events happening around Metro Vancouver!

 

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Bond Bond Bond!

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Everything’s coming up Bond.

First there was Bond at the fireworks (for its contribution to the Honda Celebration of Light, Britain shot off their gunpowder to the tune of songs from James Bond movies.) On Sunday, Aug. 18, Goldfinger – which some would say is the best Bond film – is screening outside in David Lam Park (1300 Pacific Boulevard).

But Vancity Theatre (1181 Seymour St.) is holding the biggest, Bondest Bond event of them all: a 20-film retrospective called 007 Reloaded: Bond Vs. Bond.

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Bond Bond Bond!

From Shangri-La With Love

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The Shangri-La is throwing a James Bond-themed party with great prizes, cocktails and entertainment.

Skyfall, the 23rd James Bond movie, opens this Friday, Nov 9, in North America. It’s already doing boffo box office internationally, and racking up mostly rave reviews.

Just prior to the movie’s opening, the Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver is hosting a Bond-themed party. On Nov 8 in the appropriately exotic XiShi Lounge, From Shangri-La With Love celebrates Ian Fleming’s gentleman spy with wine, women and song. Well, make that cocktails, women and song.

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From Shangri-La With Love