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Ursula Andress - Dr. No (1962)

12 Facts about Ursula Andress, the Swiss "Bond Girl"

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For the filming of the first James Bond movie, a girl from Ostermundigen near Bern happened to be at the right place at the right time: Ursula Andress...
A Dangerous Method Switzerland

More Blockbuster Movies Filmed in Switzerland

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When bad guys funnel large sums of money, Switzerland is usually at the center of action. Only in Hollywood movies, that is...
Schilthorn - Bond World 007

Become a Super Agent at Bond World 007 on Mt. Schilthorn

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One hour and three gondolas is all it takes to reach the magnificent Schilthorn. High above the Lauterbrunnen valley with its famous waterfalls, Schilthorn provides...

Mt. Schilthorn - In the Footsteps of James Bond

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Back in the late 1960's, building a revolving restaurant on top…
The Informant Matt Damon Zurich

5 Blockbuster Movies Filmed in Switzerland

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Contrary to popular belief, the hills are not alive in Switzerland. What is alive is this fine selection of Hollywood blockbusters which were partly filmed in Switzerland...

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James Bond and Switzerland

James Bond und die Schweiz (Book)

In a nutshell: James Bond is half Swiss. This is my conclusion after reading "James Bond und die Schweiz", a fascination collection of anecdotes...