The Eiger Sanction

Story: Spy story about a mild mannered professor who is also a mountain climber and a retired government assassin. He is called out of retirement and sent on a mission to the Swiss Alps.

Scenery: Most of the local scenes involve interior shots. Near the beginning of the film are scenes shot at Monterey Peninsula College. About 20 minutes into the film is a scene at the Monterey airport terminal. A few scenes between 20 and 40 minutes into the movie were shot at Tor House on Carmel Point.



Please read the Technical Notes for further explanation.

Information compiled from:
the Monterey County Herald,
Monterey County Film Commission.,
Leonard Maltin's Movie and Video Guide,
the Internet Movie Database,
and other sources.

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