Adventurers, The

Date: 1970
Director: Lewis Gilbert
Production Company: AVCO Embassy Pictures, Paramount Pictures

Stars: Bekim Fehmiu, Candice Bergen, Charles Aznavour, Olivia de Havilland, Leigh Taylor-Young, Ernest Borgnine, Rossano Brazzi, Fernando Rey, Alan Badel
Location(s): Colombia, Puerto Rico, Rome, Venice

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Storyline:

Jet-setting playboy avenges his father’s death by leading a revolution against the killer, the president of his country. SJ

Additional Information:

As it’s unlikely to find nows in Colombia, this only, for the time being at least, shows the Italian excerpts.

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After scenes in Colombia, the action switches to Italy and Rome.

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A terrace overlooking la Città Eterna

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A different angle from the same terrace.

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The Colosseum from the Forum

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Fehmiu and Bergen take a trip to Venice... and only a few hours later Manuel came up with the location. "On the Rio de San Lorenzo with their gondola just passint the Ponte San Lorenzo in the direction of Rio de San Giovanni Laterano."

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Manuel's proving Google shot, showing a goods barge in exactly the same position. The bridge partially hides the campanile of the Chiesa di San Giorgio dei Greci in the background. (SJ)

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Back to Rome for some more sightseeing including the de rigueur Trevi Fountain.

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Easy enough to match. SJ

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The oft-seen Piazza Navona.

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Looking north by the Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi. SJ

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And Bergen receives catching practice from Fehmiu on the Spanish Steps.

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Scalinata di Trinità dei Monti today. SJ

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A carriage ride, loooking west along the Via della Conciliazione towards St Peter's Basilica.

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Back to the Piazza Navona.

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Not an aerial shot but nevertheless pointing at the Sant'Agnese in Agone. SJ

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Bergen prepares to get married.

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A view of the top of Sant'Agnese in Agone on the Piazza Navona.

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And a matching shot just avoiding the sun. SJ

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