The film was mostly shot in Mexico and the Florida Keys. Villa Arabesque was used for Sanchez' lavish villa which was filmed in Acapulco Bay, part of Mexican Riviera, and the La Rumorosa Mountain Pass in Mexicali was used for the filming site of the tanker chase.
In Mexico City locations include the Biblioteca del Banco de Mexico for exterior of El Presidente Hotel and the Casino Español for the interior of Casino de Isthmus. Sanchez's Olympiatec Meditation Institute was shot at the Otomi Ceremonial Center in Toluca. The underwater sequences were shot at the Isla Mujeres near Cancún.
Photographer: wikimedia/Tim & Annette
Seven Mile Bridge, a famous bridge in Florida Keys, was used for the opening scene where the armored truck was driven off the edge. Other famous Key West landmarks, such as Ernest Hemingway House, where James Bond defied M and many cats freely roam, and Mallory Square, are featured.
Photographer: wikimedia/Andreas Lamecker