GoldenEye

Date: 1995
Director: Martin Campbell
Production Company: Eon Productions, United Artists

Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Sean Bean, Famke Janssen, Robbie Coltrane, Isabella Scorupco, Judi Dench, Desmond Llewelyn, Joe Don Baker, Gottfried John, Alan Cumming
Location(s): Alpes-Maritimes (France), Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, London, Surrey, Monaco, Puerto Rico, St. Petersburg (Russia), Ticino (Switzerland),

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Storyline:

When an MI6 agent (Sean Bean) turns rogue and plans world domination with a terrifying satellite-borne weapon, Bond must pursue his former ally to Cuba, Monte Carlo, Switzerland and even Russia, all whilst dodging a sexy, deadly femme fatale (Famke Janssen) who will stop at nothing to put the ‘squeeze’ on the intrepid spy.

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The Contra Dam (commonly known as the Verzasca Dam & the Locarno Dam), valley of Ticino, Switzerland.

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Bond runs with his bungee rope along the top of the Contra Dam, Ticino, Switzerland.

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007 prepares to jump from the top of the Contra Dam in Ticino, Switzerland. Stuntman Wayne Michaels did the jump and set a record for highest bungee jump off a fixed structure.

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Bond prepares to enter the complex that, despite the caption, is actually at the Contra Dam, Ticino, Switzerland.

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The bikers don't realise that a different race is unfolding as they head up the Route de Gentelly with Gréolières, a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes, in southeastern France in the background.

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Scenic shot of Monte Carlo (literally "Mount Charles") in Monaco, located on the French Riviera.

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Bond drives his Aston Martin DB5 down to the "Casino de Monte-Carlo", the Monte Carlo Casino, Monaco.

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Bond pulls up on the Place du Casino.

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Pierce Brosnan gets out in front of the "Casino de Monte- Carlo", the Monte Carlo Casino, Monaco.

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Brosnan walks through Fort Antoine located in Avenue de la Quarantaine, 98000 Monaco (Early 18th-century fort with sea views, now home to open-air theater performances in the summer.

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...and he looks out over Port Hercules, the only deep-water port in Monaco.

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Pierce heads back to the Aston Martin parked on the Monaco Marina, Quai Antoine 1er, 98000 Monaco.

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Access card for the Tiger helicopter is stolen and taken by boat across the Port Hercules, Monaco. Avenue J.F. Kennedy is in the background.

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Looking across to the Monaco Marina and the buildings that sit on Quai Antoine 1er.

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The cars drive past the stealth boat, along Route de la Piscine, 98000 Monaco.

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A wide vista shot over the other side of Port Hercules, Monaco.

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The Tiger helicopter is about to go missing with the Fort Antoine (from Golde010) in the background on the right. The harbour wall with the small lighthouse has been extended since filming.

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No one realises (apart from Bond) that the helicopter is being stolen. in the background there is the Quai Albert 1er, 98000 Monaco.

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Officials clap obliviously with the buildings of Boulevard Albert 1er, 98000 Monaco behind them.

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The Tiger chopper is swiped from under their noses and heads out of Port Hercules, Monaco.

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The fighters are scrambled. This is another wonderful example of Nigel Blake's model shots. These are radio controlled flying models on a perspective model airstrip and Leavesden airfield buildings behind.

A shot of the MI6 building from Vauxhall Bridge, London.

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Peter's daytime equivalent.

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Palace Square in St Petersburg, Russia with part of the Hermitage museum (Winter Palace) building on the right and the Alexander Column on the left.

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Looking across to the other side of Palace Square in St Petersburg, Russia. The General Staff Building arch is in the middle background.

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Pierce Brosnan apparently arrives at St Petersburg airport but in fact he is on the steps of The Queens Stand at Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey KT18.

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The luxury transport awaits in the form of a Zaporozhets ZAZ-965A parked outside Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey KT18.

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Brosnan is initially suspicious of the CIA officer played by Joe Don Baker. The Queens Stand at Epsom Downs Racecourse is in the background on the right.

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Joe Don Baker waits patientially outside in St Peterburg airport (actually The Queens Stand at Epsom Downs Racecourse, Surrey KT18.)

The pair breakdown in St Petersburg Square. In fact they are in central London at Somerset House, Strand, WC2R.

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Peter didn't have to visit the city named after him either.

It seems a sledgehammer will do the trick! Somerset House, Strand, WC2R. Location was also seen in 'Tomorrow Never Dies'.

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A clearer view of the same location by Peter.

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Izabella Scorupco heads into a building in St Petersburg. Charlie Bodycomb confirms that this was indeed shot on the Leavesden Studio set.

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Finally a shot of the real St Petersburg in Russia. The bridge is the Birzhevoy most, and the road on the otherside is Birzhevaya Pl.

Supposedly a church in St Petersburg but is in fact Brompton Cemetery, Earls Court, London SW10.

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Nick Knight captured an almost identical shot, but have "we" lost somebody? (RL)

Apparently 'The Grand Hotel' in St Petersburg but is actually The Langham, 1c Portland Place, Regent Street, London, W1B.

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A clearer shot of the Union Flag captured by Nick Knight. (RL)

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This again is the real Russia, Saint Michael's Castle in St Petersburg. It's an 18th-century palace housing parts of the Russian Museum's art collections. Statue is of Peter the Great.

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The car (GAZ-31029) speeds down Senate Square, St Petersburg, Russia.

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The tank charges up St Isaac's Square in St Petersburgh, Russia. Saint Isaac's Cathedral is in the background.

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The car with General Ourumov (played by Gottfried John) turns on Senate Square in St Petersburg Russia, just in front of the Constitutional Court.

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Bond skids the tank towards the arch of Constitutional Court in the real St Petersburg, Russia. Charlie Bodycomb (who was part of the films 2nd Unit) mentions that the tank stunt driver Gary Powell became very good at throwing the T85 tank around. Just as well given that the grand Court building dates from the 1830s!

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The car zooms out onto the embankment along the Moika River in St Petersburg, Russia.

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The troops get thrown out of their vechicle next to the Moika River, St Petersburg. Bolshoy Konyushenny Bridge is in the background.

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The tank heads down embankment along the Moika River in St Petersburg, Russia.

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The tank on one side, the car on the other as they race down the embankment along the Moika River in St Petersburg, Russia.

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The police cars reverse over the hump where the Zimnyaya River and Moika River meet in St Petersburg, Russia.

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Police backup arrives, skidding around the corner of Palace Square, St Petersburg, Russia.

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The famous (fake) winged statue placed for the film in front of the real Transfiguration Cathedral in St Petersburg, Russia.

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The car pulls into the yard where Alec Trevelyan's (Sean Bean) train sits waiting. This location was the old sugar beet factory in Woodston, Peterborough. It has since been demolished.

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The train was a heavily modified British Rail Class 20, D20188 along with two similar modified British Rail MK 2 coaches. Location was the (now demolished) old sugar beet factory in Woodston, Peterborough.

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The train passes through Ferry Meadows railway station, Peterborough.

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Brosnan and Scorupco are set for a romantic encounter on the beach near Tortuguero in Costa Rica.

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The heroic pair attempt to infiltrate the control station. The big dish location is the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.

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Bond sprints up to the antenna cradle of the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico. The location was also seen in the Jodie Foster film 'Contact'.

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