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The Eiger
   is in   
Switzerland
2 million cubic metres of rock fell off it in 2006.
The Eiger Sanction (1975)
   starred   
Clint Eastwood, George Kennedy and Vonetta Mcgee
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...
The Eiger Sanction (1975)
   has the tagline   
Revenge Atop a Swiss Mountain...one of His Team is a Killer but Who?
Jonathan Hemlock
   was played by Clint Eastwood in   
The Eiger Sanction (1975)
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.
The _____ Sanction
   is missing   
Eiger
1975. Director and star Clint Eastwood.
Rod Steiger
   for his role in   
In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
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".
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
   starred   
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger and Warren Oates
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
Rod Steiger
   was considered for the role of   
Marty in Marty (1955)
Ernest Borgnine got the part
Rod Steiger
   was considered for the role of   
General George S. Patton in Patton (1970)
George C. Scott got the part
Carl Zeller
   composed   
Der Obersteiger (1894)
The Foreman
Il Neigera
   means   
It Will Snow
Teddy Geiger
   released the album   
Underage Thinking (2006)
Across the Bridge (1957)
   starred   
Rod Steiger, David Knight and Marla Landi
Director: Ken Annakin. Also starred Noel Willman, Bernard Lee & Eric Pohlmann
Doctor Zhivago (1965)
   starred   
Omar Sharif, Julie Christie and Rod Steiger
IMDB:8.0/10. Director: David Lean. Won 5 Oscars and 5 Golden Globes.
The Pawnbroker (1964)
   starred   
Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald and Brock Peters
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.
Hans Wilhelm Geiger
   invented   
The Geiger Counter
(1882-1945), Germany
Rod Steiger
   won the Golden Globe for   
In the Heat of the Night
Best Actor - Drama, 1967
Rod Steiger
   was in the episode   
Simpson Tide
As Captain Tenille
The Amityville Horror (1979)
   starred   
James Brolin, Margot Kidder and Rod Steiger
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.
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
   starred   
Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger and Warren Oates
IMDB:8.1/10. Director: Norman Jewison. Won 5 Oscars incl. Best Picture, 2 Baftas, 3 Golden Globe and National Film Preservation Board Award.
US Officer Rod Geiger
   is played by Christopher Walken in   
Celluloide (1996)
Rod Steiger
   appeared as themselves in the film   
The Player (1992)
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.






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