2 million cubic metres of rock fell off it in 2006.
Director: Clint Eastwood. Also starred Jack Cassidy, Heidi Brühl & Thayer David. Plot: Jonathan Hemlock (Eastwood) is an Art teacher and collector who finances his hobby by performing the odd sanction...
A government assassin turned art history professor is called upon to perform more "sanctions" (killings) with one of the targets being a member of a mountain climbing team attempting an ascent of the Eiger mountain. Eastwood both starred & directed and also did his own climbing & stunts.
1975. Director and star Clint Eastwood.
Director: Norman Jewison. Also starred Lee Grant, Larry Gates & James Patterson. Plot: An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town. Won 5 Oscars
George C. Scott got the part
Director: Ken Annakin. Also starred Noel Willman, Bernard Lee & Eric Pohlmann
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: Norman Jewison. Won 5 Oscars incl. Best Picture, 2 Baftas, 3 Golden Globe and National Film Preservation Board Award.
He was offered the title role in Patton (1970) but refused it, saying, "I'm not going to glorify war". The role was then given to George C. Scott, who won the Oscar for it. Steiger calls this refusal his "dumbest career move".
Director: Sidney Lumet. Also starred Jaime Sánchez, Thelma Oliver & Marketa Kimbrell. Plot: A Jewish pawnbroker, victim of Nazi persecution, loses all faith in his fellow man until he realizes too late the tragedy of his actions.
Rodney Stephen "Rod" Steiger (April 14, 1925 – July 9, 2002) was an American actor known for his performances in such films as In the Heat of the Night, Waterloo, On the Waterfront, and Doctor Zhivago.
Ernest Borgnine got the part
Director: Stuart Rosenberg. Also starred Don Stroud, Murray Hamilton & John Larch. Plot: Newlyweds move into a house where a murder was committed, and experience strange manifestations which drive them away.
IMDB:8.0/10. Director: David Lean. Won 5 Oscars and 5 Golden Globes.