Richard Graydon, an intrepid stuntman who performed in 10 James Bond films and the original Star Wars over a decades-long career, died December 22, The Telegraph reports. Moonraker (1979) directed by Lewis Gilbert and starring Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Michael Lonsdale, Richard Kiel and Corinne Cléry. The cable cars run every 30 minutes, between 8 am and 10 pm. [18] It contains a cafe, snack bar, restaurant, souvenir stands, and a children's play area. Moving between Praia Vermelha and the Sugarloaf Mountain, it stops at Morro da Urca (at 722 feet (220 m)) on its way up and down, and reaches the summit of the 1,299-foot (396 m) mountain. Moonraker (1979) Movies, TV, Celebs, and more... Grumari Beach, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Bond and Goodhead lie on grass after cable car sequence) Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy. All Rights reserved. For most people, the journey stops there. One mechanic aboard, Augusto Goncales, climbed out and slithered down to Urca station and helped to build an emergency car to go back up and rescue the other passengers, 12 women and girls, 6 men and 3 children, in an event which took about 10 hours. [citation needed], The first cable cars were coated wood and were used for 60 years. August 1978 78-3944-003 *** Local Caption *** planman - - 03/02/2010, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-volkswagen-devon-moonraker-motor-caravan-august-1978-78-3944-003-local-80497071.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-1970s-usa-moonraker-film-poster-85335629.html, Moonraker Point, Pocock Street, London, UK, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-moonraker-point-pocock-street-london-uk-97151471.html, Cover of early edition James Bond book 1955 Moonraker paperback edition, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-cover-of-early-edition-james-bond-book-1955-moonraker-paperback-edition-20448353.html, 'Moonraker' James Bond novel written by Ian Fleming, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-moonraker-james-bond-novel-written-by-ian-fleming-54281134.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-carex-pendula-moonraker-18021305.html. Genting Skyway is a gondola lift connecting Gohtong Jaya and Resorts World Genting in Malaysia. In 2007, Falko Traber walked along the rope of the cable railway. No need to register, buy now! Moonraker, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-moonraker-streng-geheim-moonraker-ukusa-1979-lewis-gilbert-blanche-113983626.html, Volkswagen Devon Moonraker motor caravan. Thame, Oxfordshire, England, https://www.alamy.com/moonraker-preserves-artisan-jam-and-chutney-display-stand-at-the-thame-food-festival-thame-oxfordshire-england-image221115071.html, The Moonraker Fountain, Designed by Terry Eaton and installed in the town centre of Middleton, Manchester in 2001, https://www.alamy.com/the-moonraker-fountain-designed-by-terry-eaton-and-installed-in-the-image65956202.html, ST MARGARET S AT CLIFFE KENT THE WHITE HOUSE ONCE OWNED BY NOEL COWARD AND WHERE IAN FLEMING WROTE THE JAMES BOND STORY MOONRAKER 2007, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-st-margaret-s-at-cliffe-kent-the-white-house-once-owned-by-noel-coward-14974007.html. Graydon’s first screen credit was in 1952 in The Story Of Robin Hood And His Merrie Men. Rising to the summit of Sugarloaf, it's an icon. That's high enough to die from altitude sickness. © 2020 Danjaq, LLC and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. 007, James Bond and related logos are trademarks of Danjaq, LLC. This cable car serves the needs of commuters. Some cities have famous buildings, Rio de Janeiro has its cable car, which provided a memorable fight scene in the Bond flick Moonraker.