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Date: 1985
Director: John Glen
Production Company: Danjaq, Eon Productions, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Stars: Roger Moore, Christopher Walken, Grace Jones, Tanya Roberts, Patrick Macnee, Fiona Fullerton, David Yip, Alison Doody
Location(s): London, West Sussex, Paris, San Francisco, Iceland, Switzerland

Region(s): , , , ,

Storyline:

Madman is inspired by the plot of Superman and hopes to flood Silicon Valley. 007 to the rescue. SJ

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The pre-credits teaser: Iceland or more probably Switzerland and near Pontresina, see end credits

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Iceland probably, near Höfn.

Establishment shot to show MI6's offices, or at least a random window in a government office building. The building, being an official secret, jumped around considerably in the series until we went for the real thing in The World is Not Enough.

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Whitehall, SW1. RJ

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Bond & co investigate Walken at Ascot races.

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A good clue here.

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An interior: Restaurant Le Jules Verne, Tour Eiffel, Paris.

Moore chases Jones on the Eiffel Tower.

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Trocadero and beyond that La Défense from the Eiffel Tower. SJ

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Jones parachutes off the tower, or was it s atuntman?

Car stunts after the spectacular jump as Moore tenaciously chases Jones.

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Pont d'léna Stairs next to the Pont d'léna Bridge, Pont de La Bourdonnais, right next to the tower. RJ

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Jones aims for a pleasure cruiser over the Pont des Invalides.

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Passing under the Pont Alexandre III.

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Château de Chantilly, Chantilly, Oise, just north of Paris in France.

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Moore investigates Walken.

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Macnee drives Moore into the estate.

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Their rather splendid room's balcony, useful for Moore and Macnee to have a conversation away from microphones.

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Walken arrives with ostentation.

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The Chateau from another angle.

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Moore, armed with champagne, begins to unleash his charms on Roberts.

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Macnee at the gates.

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Macnee entering the deadly car wash.

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BP garage du Parc Aumontin, at the corner of Avenue du Maréchal Joffre & Rue de L'Embarcadere, Chantilly. Doody is here to pick up Jones after she has dispatched Macnee.

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Walken and Jones dump the Rolls, Moore and Macnee in a water-filled quarry said to be one of those in Wraysbury, at the time of filming in Berkshire, now the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead.

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The Chantilly race-course.

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Moore meets Yip in San Francisco, California.

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Moore drives to Dunsmuir House & Gardens, 2960 Peralta Oaks Court, Oakland, California.

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Another shot of the Dunsmuir aka Dunsmuir-Hellman Histoirc Estate.

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Also seen in Burnt Offerings, Phantasm, So I Married an Axe-Murderer, Gloria (99 version) & True Crime.

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City Hall, 1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, San Francisco: Moore and Roberts escape from the "burning" building. Also seen in Foul Play and Invasion of the Body Snatchers (79 version) among others.

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Approaching "Silicon Valley," but not California but England. Like Austin Powers in reverse.

It is in fact Amberley Chalk Pit, West Sussex.

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RJ was there.

Entering the mine. This is west of Storrington and north of Arundel off New Barn Road.

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Now. RJ

Walken leaves again after planting a bomb to flood Silicon Valley.

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Now. RJ

Jones swaps sides: hey, didn't Kiel do this in Moonraker? Can't get good sidekicks nowadays.

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Now. RJ

A sweeping shot of the pit area.

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RJ on ground level.

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Walken's blimp passes over San Francisco.

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The Golden Gate, actually red.

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Some location help in the credits.

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