James Bond

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The Plot

As the longest, continually-running film series in history, it’s no wonder that Bond has garnered die-hard fans around the world. Filmed in various locations across the globe, with the leading man played by several famous actors, Bond continues to top box office charts with every release.

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Films Released

1962 – 2019/20

Gross Box Office

Skyfall is the biggest earner with $304,360,277

Filming Locations

Worldwide, including London, USA and Italy

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Landmarks and Locations

  • Elrod House – Diamonds are Forever
  • Hashima Island – Skyfall
  • Eilean Donan Castle – The World Is Not Enough
  • Peahi – Die Another Day
  • Bregenz Seebugne – Quantum of Solace
  • Verasca Dam – Goldeneye
  • Holy Trinity Monastery at Meteora – For Your Eyes Only
  • Khao Phing Kan – The Man with the Golden Gun
  • Piz Gloria – On Her Majesty’s Secret Service
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Why You Should Visit

As the home of James Bond, London has plenty to offer for film buffs visiting the city. In fact, South Bank is the most popular filming location in London and this is where parts of Spectre were filmed. Of course, there are many other worldwide locations for Bond lovers to visit, too.

Destination Film Facts
  • Did You Know?

    The island of Khao Phing Kan was rarely visited until it was used as Scaramanga’s island home in The Man with the Golden Gun.

  • Did You Know?

    007 has been played by seven actors: Sean Connery, David Niven, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig.

  • Did You Know?

    Bond was born in Germany, raised in Scotland and England, and considers himself Scottish.

  • Did You Know?

    In each and every appearance as Bond, Sean Connery wore a hairpiece.

  • Did You Know?

    Roger Moore is the most well-travelled Bond.

  • Did You Know?

    Bond’s most visited country is the USA, which he has been to in seven films (often to multiple locations). His second most visited country is Italy, which he’s visited in six films.