FILM : Billion Dollar Brain
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FILM / MOVIE TITLE DATE FILM STAR(S) WHO APPEAR IN THE LOCATION SCENES FILM / MOVIE LOCATIONS / SCENES
Billion Dollar Brain 1967 Michael Caine, Guy Doleman, Oskar Homolka, Karl Malden, Ed Begley, Françoise Dorléac, Vladek Sheybal Helsinki, Turku, Porvoo, Isleworth, London
Director : Ken Russell   Production Company : Jovera S.A., Lowndes Productions Limited  Region : LONDON A-B,SOUTH EAST A-D,REST OF THE WORLD

After leaving the British Secret Service to work as a private investigator, Harry Palmer is chosen by a computer for an assignment to take a package to Helsinki.

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Billion Dollar Brain - Colonel Ross about to break into Harry Palmer's office above Ray's Surgical Stores at the junction of Pentonville Road with Grays Inn Road in London N1.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb001. Colonel Ross about to break into Harry Palmer's office above Ray's Surgical Stores at the junction of Pentonville Road with Grays Inn Road in London N1.

bdb001n. Taken a while ago, while so much was boarded up. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 07-05-2013)

Billion Dollar Brain - Palmer takes a taxi to the West London Air Terminal in Cromwell Road, Kensington SW7.  The terminal closed in 1973.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb002. Palmer takes a taxi to the West London Air Terminal in Cromwell Road, Kensington SW7. The terminal closed in 1973.

bdb002n. All gone, though the architecture slightly mirrors what once was. SJ
(Modern Photo Added: 30-08-2014)

Billion Dollar Brain - Harry Palmer (Michael Caine) arrives in a freezing cold Helsinki dressed for the British climate.  On Mannerheimvägen with Eduskuntatalom, the Finnish Parliament House, in the background.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb003. Harry Palmer (Michael Caine) arrives in a freezing cold Helsinki dressed for the British climate. On Mannerheimvägen with Eduskuntatalom, the Finnish Parliament House, in the background.

Billion Dollar Brain - Palmer walks along Mannerheimvagen, Helsinki.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb004. Palmer walks along Mannerheimvagen, Helsinki.

Billion Dollar Brain - Palmer decides to get clothing to suit the weather in the Stockmann department store.  Mannerheimvagen, Helsinki, Finland.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb005. Palmer decides to get clothing to suit the weather in the Stockmann department store. Mannerheimvagen, Helsinki, Finland.

Billion Dollar Brain - Palmer meets with Anya (Françoise Dorléac).  Lake Töölö, Helsinki, Finland.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb006. Palmer meets with Anya (Françoise Dorléac). Lake Töölö, Helsinki, Finland.

Billion Dollar Brain - The pair walk across the frozen Lake Töölö.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb007. The pair walk across the frozen Lake Töölö.

Billion Dollar Brain - On a ferry to Dr. Kaarna's island in the South Harbour, Helsinki with Norra Esplanaden in the background.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb008. On a ferry to Dr. Kaarna's island in the South Harbour, Helsinki with Norra Esplanaden in the background.

Billion Dollar Brain - Running to the house on the island after Palmer and Anya meet with Leo Newbigen who says that he is Dr. Kaarna.  Unidentified location.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb009. Running to the house on the island after Palmer and Anya meet with Leo Newbigen who says that he is Dr. Kaarna. Unidentified location.

Billion Dollar Brain - Palmer searches for the real Dr. Kaarna and walks along Etelaranta, Helsinki with the South Harbour to the right.
Billion Dollar Brain

bdb010. Palmer searches for the real Dr. Kaarna and walks along Etelaranta, Helsinki with the South Harbour to the right.

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