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Inside Basilica Cistern: This Sunken Palace Has Been Featured in Hollywood Blockbusters (Istanbul, Turkey).

Inside Basilica Cistern: This Sunken Palace Has Been Featured in Hollywood Blockbusters

Featured in some Hollywood blockbusters, such as 1963 James Bond film “From Russia with Love”, Ron Howard’s adaption of Dan Brown’s “Inferno”, and the recent one Marvel’s “Black Widow”, the Basilica Cistern is the largest cavernous cisterns of Istanbul. It is called “basilica” because it lies underneath the location of a Roman basilica long lost […]

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