The Eiger Sanction
The Eiger Sanction ★★ 1975 (R)
An art teacher returns to the CII (a fictionalized version of the CIA) as an exterminator hired to assassinate the killers of an American agent. In the process, he finds himself climbing the Eiger. Beautiful Swiss Alps scenery fails to totally compensate for several dreary lapses. Based on the novel by Trevanian. 125m/C VHS, DVD . Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy, Vonetta McGee, Jack Cassidy, Thayer David; D: Clint Eastwood; W: Hal Dresner, Warren B. Murphy, Rod Whitaker; C: Frank Stanley; M: John Williams.