Category Archives: Clint Eastwood

August 17, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: In the Line of Fire (1993)

Stars: Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, Rene Russo. Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan couldn’t save Kennedy, but he’s determined not to let a clever assassin take out this president.

August 4, 2014

Quick Pix: Clint Eastwood w/Video

Clinton “Clint” Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, film director, producer and composer. He rose to international fame with his role as the Man with No Name in Sergio Leone’s Dollars trilogy of spaghetti Westerns during the 1960s, and as Harry Callahan in the five Dirty Harry films throughout the 1970s and 1980s. These roles, among others, have made him an enduring cultural icon of masculinity.

July 31, 2014

Clint Eastwood Speaks About His Friend James Garner (Video)

Clint Eastwood offered this tribute to his friend and colleague James Garner for TCM in August 2001.

July 5, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: High Plains Drifter (1973)

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Verna Bloom, Marianna Hill. A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago and is hired to bring the townsfolk together in an attempt to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.

June 12, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: Hang ‘Em High (1968)

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Inger Stevens, Pat Hingle. When an innocent man barely survives a lynching, he returns as a lawman determined to bring the vigilantes to justice.

May 11, 2014

Rawhide – Pilot

“The magic is as wide as a smile and as narrow as a wink, loud as laughter and quiet as a tear, tall as a tale and deep as emotion. So strong, it can lift the spirit. So gentle, it can touch the heart. It is the magic that begins the happily ever after.” – Unknown

May 6, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Shirley MacLaine, Manuel Fábregas. Set in Mexico, a nun called Sara is rescued from three cowboys by Hogan, who is on his way to do some reconnaissance, for a future mission to capture a French fort.

April 22, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy, Geoffrey Lewis, Catherine Bach, Gary Busey. With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organize a daring new heist.

April 16, 2014

Complete Classic Movie: For a Few Dollars More (1965)

Director: Sergio Leone. Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volonte, Mario Brega, Luigi Pistilli, Aldo Sambrell. Two bounty hunters with completely different intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw.

March 31, 2014

Everything You Need To Know About Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’

Clint Eastwood’s new film ‘American Sniper’ is due to start production next month, what do we know about the project so far?

Two time Academy Award nominee Bradley Cooper is billed to play Chris Kyle

The life of Navy SEAL, Chris Kyle, a sniper with the highest recorded number of sniper kills for an American, is the subject of Clint Eastwood’s new film. American Sniper will be based on the autobiography of the same name, written by Kyle, Scott McEwan and Jim DeFelice. The astonishing story records the career of Kyle, who held the US record for sniper kills, with over 150 kills confirmed.

Described by Green Beret Charles W. Sasser as a ‘true American warrior down to the bone’, the autobiography shares details of Kyle’s career, which spanned a decade and included several combat tours as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. Kyle tells the story of how he transitioned from life in his home state of Texas as a rodeo cowboy to become one of the most deadly assassins in US Military history.

The autobiography has been adapted for screen by Jason Hall and Bradley Cooper has been cast to star as Kyle, with Sienna Miller as his wife, Taya Renae Kyle. Initially there were rumours that both David O. Russell and Steven Spielberg were interested in directing the film, but instead it’s gone to double Oscar winning director Clint Eastwood, who is renowned for his gritty films and weighty directorial style.


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