Bridge to be closed Oct. 30 for movie shoot

5/25/2014 - Duxbury, MA - Cars cross the Powder Point Bridge on their way to Duxbury Beach. Solar panels have replaced telphone poles on the shore, improving the view for motorists. Item: 22sobeach. Story by Jean Lang. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff.
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Cars crossing the Powder Point Bridge on their way to Duxbury Beach.

The Powder Point Bridge in Duxbury will be closed on Oct. 30 for the filming of “The Equalizer 2” movie.

The movie is a sequel to the 2014 film based on a television series about a retired agent who is a hired gun for vengeance, according to

The website says the movie will star Academy Award winner Denzel Washington, who was featured in the first Equalizer movie; Pedro Pascal, of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and “Kingsman: The Golden Circle”; and Bill Pullman, of “Independence Day” and other movies, including the first Equalizer movie.


The filming was initially set for Oct. 23, but it was rescheduled at the request of the filmmakers. Selectmen approved the new dates -- setup will begin Friday, with the wrap up on Tuesday -- at their meeting Monday.

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A view of Powder Point Bridge in late May.

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