FILM : Surprise Package
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Surprise Package 1960 Yul Brynner, Mitzi Gaynor, Noël Coward, George Coulouris, Eric Pohlmann Rhodes (Greece), Surrey
Director : Stanley Donen   Production Company : Stanley Donen Enterprises, Columbia Pictures Corporation  Region : SOUTH EAST R-Z,REST OF THE WORLD

An exiled gangster wires his associates in the U.S. to send funds, but instead of cash, his girlfriend arrives.

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Surprise Package [DVD] [1960] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]

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Surprise Package - Members of Nico March's syndicate arrive at his mansion in upstate New York. The gateway to Great Fosters on Stroude Road near Egham in Surrey.
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surpa001. Members of Nico March's syndicate arrive at his mansion in upstate New York. The gateway to Great Fosters on Stroude Road near Egham in Surrey.

Surprise Package - After making their payments to the gambling boss, the syndicate members depart.
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surpa002. After making their payments to the gambling boss, the syndicate members depart.

Surprise Package - Two U.S. Marshals arrive to escort Nico to Greece. Great Fosters, Egham. The house and gateway were also seen in 'You Pay Your Money' and 'A Night to Remember'.
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surpa003. Two U.S. Marshals arrive to escort Nico to Greece. Great Fosters, Egham. The house and gateway were also seen in 'You Pay Your Money' and 'A Night to Remember'.

Surprise Package - The gangster is flown back to his homeland. An establishing, and probably stock, shot with the Acropolis of Athens to the right.
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surpa004. The gangster is flown back to his homeland. An establishing, and probably stock, shot with the Acropolis of Athens to the right.

Surprise Package - Still accompanied by the U.S. Marshals, Nico is taken by boat to the small island of Kadmos where he is expected to consider himself retired. The Aegean Sea seen from the island of Rhodes.
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surpa005. Still accompanied by the U.S. Marshals, Nico is taken by boat to the small island of Kadmos where he is expected to consider himself retired. The Aegean Sea seen from the island of Rhodes.

Surprise Package - Nico March (Yul Brynner) jumps from the boat as it reaches the jetty. Lindos on the island of Rhodes, Greece.
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surpa006. Nico March (Yul Brynner) jumps from the boat as it reaches the jetty. Lindos on the island of Rhodes, Greece.

Surprise Package - The Chief of Police, Stefan Miralis (Eric Pohlmann), meets Nico at the quayside. The jetty in Lindos, Rhodes. The jetty has since been shortened after the seaward end fell into disrepair.
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surpa007. The Chief of Police, Stefan Miralis (Eric Pohlmann), meets Nico at the quayside. The jetty in Lindos, Rhodes. The jetty has since been shortened after the seaward end fell into disrepair.

Surprise Package - As he shows the new arrival around the town, Miralis tells Nico that they will be good friends. Lindos on the island of Rhodes in the Dodecanese.
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surpa008. As he shows the new arrival around the town, Miralis tells Nico that they will be good friends. Lindos on the island of Rhodes in the Dodecanese.

Surprise Package - Nico hands a bribe over to the corrupt Police Chief. In the centre distance stands the bell tower of the Byzantine Panagia, or St. Mary's, church in Lindos.
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surpa009. Nico hands a bribe over to the corrupt Police Chief. In the centre distance stands the bell tower of the Byzantine Panagia, or St. Mary's, church in Lindos.

Surprise Package - Having been shown the rundown hotel where he is to stay, Nico spots Villa Manori in the distance. Maybe real, maybe a model.
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surpa010. Having been shown the rundown hotel where he is to stay, Nico spots Villa Manori in the distance. Maybe real, maybe a model.

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