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Eye of the Needle

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Release Date: July 24, 1981Running Time: 111 mins.
MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Spy, Thriller


Donald Sutherland

Kate Nelligan

Ian Bannen

Christopher Cazenove

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A ruthless German spy who goes by the name of Henry Faber is on his way back home from England after gathering information about the D-Day invasion for Hitler. Henry, who is actually the 'Needle,' a name that refers to his favorite method of killing, becomes stranded on Storm Island with Lucy and her husband, David. Lucy's strained relationship with her disabled husband leaves her vulnerable to Henry's charms.