Hard Contract Poster

Release Date: 1969

PG|1 hr 46 min

Plot Summary
John Cunningham (James Coburn), a remorseless contract assassin for the Central Intelligence Agency, is offered a high-ticket job by his superior, Ramsey (Burgess Meredith), one that will pay Cunningham enough to retire if he wishes. En route to Europe to complete the assignment, Cunningham falls for Sheila (Lee Remick), a well-heeled American traveling with the devious German Alexi (Patrick Magee) and the sweet-natured Adrianne (Lilli Palmer), and questions his own morality.

Cast: James Coburn, Lee Remick, Lilli Palmer, Burgess Meredith, Patrick Magee, Sterling Hayden, Claude Dauphin, Helen Cherry

Director: S. Lee Pogostin

Genres: Crime drama