During the Civil War a wounded union soldier is sheltered by the headmistress and students of a girls' academy in the south. As his health returns his desire increases, but ah he trust these enemy women not to turn on him? He takes his chances but soon realises that his benefactress can't be trusted...with his love or with his life! His lustful ambition turns quickly against him and the story follows him through a series of nerve shattering events, including realistic scenes that are among the boldest, most shocking ever witnessed on film.
Breezy (Kay Lenz), a young, footloose hitch-hiker escaping from a lecherous driver, takes refuge in the car of Frank Herman (William Holden). He's a divorced, middle-aged real estate agent and these two very different people don't see eye to eye when they come across an injured dog. But somehow he and Breezy come to forge an unusual relationship, against all conventional expectations.
This Eastern-Western, set in sixties New York, tells of an Arizona sheriff who accompanies his extradited prisoner and loses him in the concrete canyons of Manhattan. Eastwood's enigmatic dangerous westerner must find him, meeting pimps, crooks, hippies and cops along the way.
The Eiger Sanction:
Clint Eastwood directs and stars in this international intrigue action thriller that takes place on the Swiss Alps. Hemlock, a retired professional assassin (Eastwood), who has turned towards the calmer pursuit of art collecting, is suddenly forced out of retirement to hunt a deadly double agent who murdered a close friend. The hunt takes Eastwood on a breathtaking journey up the Swiss Alps with a team of mountain climbers - one of whom is the man he seeks, though his identity is as yet unknown. This top-notch action film, based on the novel by Trevanian, features some of the most exciting mountain climbing sequences ever filmed.
High Plains Drifter:
Clint Eastwood's second film as a director (following the highly successful Play Misty for Me), High Plains Drifter returns the actor to the Old West and his familiar role of 'The Man With No Name'. Eastwood portrays a mysterious stranger who emerges out of the heat waves of the desert and rides into the guilt-ridden town of Lago. Trouble is coming to town, and The Stranger is going to be at the centre of it.
Waking up in the local jail after a night of hard drinking, gunslinger Joe Kidd (Eastwood) is not at his best as he comes before the judge to be reprimanded. But he soon finds himself caught in the middle of a dispute between some land workers and land barons and must decide which of them has the right on their side. Although the answer is far from clear, his choice will be instrumental in deciding the outcome.
Play Misty for Me:
A laid-back jazz DJ (Eastwood), with a taste for goodlooking cars and women, enjoys what he thinks is a onenight stand with an attractive brunette (Jessica Walter) who admits she's one of his biggest fans. But the one night becomes a recurring nightmare as she pursues him relentlessly, turning his carefree existence into a living hell that threatens to destroy everything that matters to him.
Two Mules for Sister Sara:
When a wandering mercenary named Hogan (Clint Eastwood) rescues a nun called Sister Sara (Shirley MacLaine) from the unwanted attentions of a band of rogues on the Mexican plains, he has no idea what he has let himself in for. Their chance encounter results in the blowing up of a train and a French garrison, as well as igniting a spark between them that survives a shocking discovery.