Full review gran torino is the newest film by the legendary actor and director clint eastwood i must admit that i am a great fun of clint eastwood ever in my opinion, gran torino can provide much more than instant entertainment it is a movie about friendship, commitment and sacrifice that makes. Clint eastwood looks really old in gran torino this shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone, seeing as he started his prolific career in the early 1950s we have to go back generations before you will meet people who remember eastwood as the fresh-faced young man from rawhide. In gran torino, clint eastwood plays walt kowalski, a retired korean war veteran shattered by his wife's recent death gran torino does get points for trying to talk about race and class at a time when too many mainstream films ignore and shun tackling such tough real-world concerns.
Gran torino is a movie that i am still thinking about for 2 days now so, in summary, put gran torino on your must-see list you will be entertained, you will laugh and you may cry it will probably be eastwood's final film in a glorious career that should end with his first academy award in, what is. Read movie and film review for gran torino (2008) - clint eastwood on allmovie - the first time we see walt kowalski, clint gran torino (2008) directed by clint eastwood.
Gran torino (2008) - clint eastwood stars in the drama gran torino, marking his first film role since his oscar-winning million dollar baby still, it is not a typical clint eastwood action movie even if it could seem like it by the poster and how it builds up bml93 voted for a review of gran torino. What do people think of gran torino see opinions and rankings about gran torino across various lists and topics gran torino is a 2008 american drama film directed and produced by clint eastwood, who also starred in the film the film co-stars christopher carley, bee vang and ahney her.
Directed by clint eastwood with clint eastwood, bee vang, christopher carley, ahney her disgruntled korean war veteran walt kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a hmong teenager who tried to steal kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 gran torino. Director: clint eastwood starring: clint eastwood, christopher carley, bee vang and others. Gran torino, was directed by clint eastwood note: this is not clint eastwood's page see more of gran torino - clint eastwood on facebook. Bee vang and clint eastwood in gran torino the ford gran torino earned its footnote in pop culture history when a ketchup-red 75 model with a white racing stripe was featured every week in the tv cop show like its hero, this movie is a great big sentimental softie under its tough-guy persona. Here below the first official movie poster of gran torino, an upcoming action drama movie starring clint eastwood i would not dare to try to steal the car of walt kowalski (clint eastwood): looks like the old dude would really use his long rifle to protect his beloved gran torino 1972.
The incarnational clint eastwood from the trailers gran torino (2008) appears to be a somewhat stereotypical american story of a racist, elderly misanthrope who is forced to deal with his prejudices and eventually come to appreciate those he used to scorn. Gran torino might not be the movie to watch if you love action or special effects or are looking for a comedy but if you like watching good acting and well written story line this is a movie for you clint eastwood is basically in every scene on this movie and he has not lost his touch, he plays a grumpy. Review: 'gran torino' by by kenneth turan movie critic dec 12, 2008 | 12:00 am at this point in his career, when clint eastwood stars in and directs a film, all bets are off things that would be old-school and sentimental in other hands morph into something different when he is involved.
What makes clint eastwood a special hollywood specimen is that he's as revered as one of the great american directors of his generation as he's beloved for gran torino, a stern but compassionate drama about a racist, lonely old man (eastwood in his last great role so far) in detroit who befriends a. Rushmore were to make a movie, it would probably look a lot like a clint eastwood movie it is a flawed movie, vastly overwritten, with characters pointing things out that we've long worked out for still, the self-referentiality of eastwood's performance ensures that gran torino isn't just absorbing. 10 best clint eastwood directed movies, ranked clint eastwood gran torino high plains drifter letters from iwo jima million dollar baby mystic river pale rider play misty for me sully the birdges of madison county unforgiven tips news reviews opinion oscars.