The Eiger Sanction 1975

Clint Eastwood

Jonathan Hemlock is an art history professor and collector who finances his hobby by performing the odd sanction (assassination) for an obscure government bureau. He is forced to take a case where he must find out which of the members of a mountain climbing team is the Russian killer he has been given as a target by joining an expedition to climb the treacherous Eiger. Written by John Vogel <>

Runtime: 2 hours and 9 minutes




  • Jack Frey Cab Driver
  • Susan Morgan Cooper Buns
  • Siegfried Wallach Hotel Manager
  • Frank Redmond Wormwood
  • Walter Kraus Kruger
  • Jack Kosslyn Reporter
  • Dan Howard Dewayne
  • Elaine Shore Miss Cerberus
  • Candice Rialson Art Student
  • Gregory Walcott Pope
  • Brenda Venus George
  • Jean-Pierre Bernard Montaigne
  • Michael Grimm Meyer
  • Reiner Schöne Freytag
  • Thayer David Dragon
  • Heidi Brühl Mrs. Montaigne
  • Jack Cassidy Miles Mellough
  • Vonetta McGee Jemima Brown
  • George Kennedy Ben Bowman
  • Clint Eastwood Jonathan Hemlock


  • Hal Dresner
  • Warren Murphy
  • Rod Whitaker
  • Rod Whitaker


  • David Brown
  • Robert Daley
  • Richard D. Zanuck