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

Mythical and mystical Caribbean island represented at the United Nations by the mysterious diplomat Dr. Kananga (Yaphet Kotto) in Live and Let Die. A nest of voodoo worshippers, San Monique is also the base of operations for a huge heroin smuggling operation run by Kananga, who masquerades as powerful Harlem crime kingpin Mr. Big.

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