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South Bayview

Crash (1996)
Bayview Extension
South Bayview

In a car chase leading up to the film’s climax, James Ballard (James Spader) pursues his wife Catherine (Deborah Kara Unger) along the Bayview Extension in the Don Valley. The chase continues southbound on Bayview, culminating in Ballard pushing his wife’s car off the road at the Eastern Avenue/Richmond Street exit of the Don Valley Parkway.

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James Ballard (James Spader) drives on the Bayview Extension in Crash. James Ballard (James Spader) drives a battered-up car in this scene from Crash.

Crash, 1996
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James Ballard (James Spader) drives on the Bayview Extension in Crash. James Ballard (James Spader) pulls up alongside his wife’s car in this tense chase scene from Crash.

Crash, 1996
"Crash" appears courtesy of Entertainment One. Licensed By: Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.  All Rights Reserved.
Present day image of the Bayview Extension, which was used as a location in Crash. This present-day photograph clearly places the Bayview extension as the location for the penultimate car chase in Crash.

Photographer: Geoffrey Gunn, Neil Haapamaki
© TIFF
Present day image of the Bayview Extension, which was used as a location in Crash. This present-day photograph of the Dundas St. bridge over Bayview Ave. is the site of a car chase in Crash.

Photographer: Geoffrey Gunn, Neil Haapamaki
© TIFF

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