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Octopussy - Alfa Romeo  GTV 6
Bede Acrostar Mini Jet
 


Date of Release

World Premiere 6th June 1983, the Odeon Leicester Square, London

Running Time
131 minutes

James Bond
Roger Moore

Plot
Renegade Russian General Orlov, in order to countermand the soft line taken by his superiors in relation to the West plans, with the help of international smuggler Prince Kamal Khan, to detonate an atomic bomb on an American airbase in Germany

Bond’s Women
Octopussy (Maud Adams)
Magda (Kristina Wayborn)
Bianca (Tina Hudson

Bond’s Enemies
General Orlov (Steven Berkoff)
Prince Kamal Khan (Louis Jourdan)
Gobinda (Kabir Bedi)
Mischa (David Meyer) & Grischa (Anthony Meyer)
Thug with Yo-Yo Saw (William Derrick)
Colonel Luis Toro (Ken Norris)

Bond’s Allies
Vijay (Vijay Amritraj)
Sadruddin (Albert Moses)
Jim Fanning (Douglas Wilmer)
Penelope Smallbone (Michaela Clavell)
Frederick Gray (Geoffrey Keen)
‘M’ (Robert Brown)
Miss Moneypenny (Lois Maxwell)
‘Q’ (Desmond Llewelyn)

Bond's Car
Alfa Romeo GTV 6
Mercedes 108 Series saloon
[both cars are ‘borrowed’ from their owners]

Bond’s Gadget
Seiko watch with LCD video screen
Bede Acrostar Mini Jet

Main Title Music
‘All Time High’ sung by Rita Coolidge

End Title Music
‘All Time High’ sung by Rita Coolidge

Music Score
John Barry

Production Design
Peter Lamont

Main Titles Designer
Maurice Binder

Screenplay
George Macdonald Fraser, Richard Maibaum & Michael G. Wilson

Editor
John Grover

Director of Photography
Alan Hume

Director
John Glen

Producers
Albert R. Broccoli

Filming Locations
Pinewood Studios, London, England
Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Nene Valley Railway, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, UK (Train scenes)
Norholt Air Force Base, England, UK
Oakley, Buckinghamshire, England, UK (Hanger, used to fly through)
RAF Northolt, London, England, UK
RAF Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire, England, UK (Circus parade scene)
Kurfürstendamm, Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
Agra Fort, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Black Park Country Park,
Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
Lake Palace Hotel, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

Budget
$27.5 million

Worldwide Box Office
$183.7 million

Worldwide Box Office Gross Income 2002 inflation-adjusted
$333 million

 

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Octopussy - Title
Octopussy (Maud Adams)
Prince Kamal Khan (Louis Jourdan)
Seiko watch with LCD video screen