“Men in Black 3” Shills for Wu’s Diamond Garden Restaurant

Posted on: June 24th, 2011 at 6:18 am by

On the set of Men in Black 3 the other night, one of the prop cars eventually used in the shot was a delivery truck for a fictional local Chinese eatery called Wu’s Diamond Garden Restaurant.  Note the fabricated address printed on the door – 118 Doyers Street – which doesn’t exist in reality.  The numbers don’t count that high on Doyers.  Either way, fairly detailed for a background vehicle.

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But it gets better!  Upon closer scrutiny, the menu items offered at Wu’s are decidedly tongue-in-cheek.  Faux patrons can choose from a variety of options including Scary Fish Trio, Froggie Friends on Salad, Fish Man & Eyeballs, or Fancy Talking Fish.

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Meanwhile, when visiting the url advertised on the truck siding, the user is automagically redirected to the Sony Pictures website.  Clever.

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