Contributed by: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

A small village, about fifty miles due south of Zurich, that served as a key exterior location in Goldfinger. In the shelter of the Lepontine Alps and not far from the Simplon Tunnel, Bond (Sean Connery) tails the Rolls-Royce of Goldfinger (Gert Fröbe) and later encounters the Mustang convertible of fast-driving Tilly Masterson (Tania Mallet). The warmly romantic strains of John Barry’s score in this sequence are a definite highlight.


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