Coachella Valley Did You Know? James Bond was filmed in Palm Springs!
This Iconic James Bond Scene was filmed in Palm Springs - "Diamonds Are Forever"If you are a Sean Connery and James Bond fan, you might remember the scene in Diamonds Are Forever where Bond meets up with assassins Bambi and Thumper in a house with rocks protruding through the floor and walls. That scene was shot in the famous Elrod House in Palm Springs. The home was designed for designer Arthur Elrod by noted architect John Lautner. As described on the home’s website, “before construction the entire site was excavated eight feet to the bed rock that forms the ridge. The rock formations are integrated into the house, rising out of the herringbone tiled slate floors. The plan of the house plays off features within the rocks.”
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