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Ben Affleck hopes playing Batman will boost his directing prospects
Despite being considered a flop, saw his directing prospects boosted by playing Batman, while Clint Eastwood saw the same from his decades as Dirty Harry. told The Sunday Times , Culture magazine, "I hope it's true.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
New York Daily News
Clint Eastwood's daughter Alison helps some chimps in need
Alison Eastwood 's first exposure to an ape was on the set of dad Clint 's 1978 movie "Every Which Way But Loose," one of whose lead characters was an orangutan named Clyde. "I did play with Clyde quite a bit," Eastwood reminisced to Confidenti@l.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
The Daily Caller
Gun Test: Smith & Wesson Performance Center Model 629
With us in one form or another since 1956, the Smith & Wesson Model 29 is nothing if not iconic. The Model 29 is synonymous with the .44 Magnum, the pairing's popularity undoubtedly aided by the 1971 film "Dirty Harry," starring a Model 29-oh, and Clint Eastwood, too.
Austin Film Festival's ON STORY is a half-hour series that gives a behind the scenes look at the creative process of the country's most beloved movies and TV shows. The show is a mash-up of footage of screenwriter and filmmakers discussing their craft and films.
Jersey Boys DVD & Blu-ray Now Available For Pre-Order, Out 11/11
Tony Award-winning Best Musical JERSEY BOYS came to the big screen under the direction of Clint Eastwood earlier this year and the Four Seasons movie musical is now available to pre-order on DVD and Blu-ray according to a new listing. The official description of JERSEY BOYS is as follows: "From director Clint Eastwood comes the big-screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical "Jersey Boys."
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Fall movies: Writer Nick Schenk gets help from Iron Man
Nick Schenk, who worked with Clint Eastwood on his feature debut, “Gran Torino,” returns this fall with another character-driven drama. When Nick Schenk wrote the screenplay for the 2008 movie "Gran Torino," he said that star and director Clint Eastwood didn't change a word - a highly unusual occurrence in the land of endless rewrites.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
'Dirty Harry' is a classic
The world of law enforcement has almost limitless potential for inspiring movies that will contain car chases, gun-play, tumultuous relationships and the interplay of good and evil. Each year, many films are released that feature cops and criminals.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Police try to get more women to join ranks
Lisa Kobernick, one of six women cadets in the Oakland Police Academy, is sprayed with a neutralizing agent after getting pepper sprayed as part of the class. - It's been 38 years since tough guy 'Dirty Harry' Callahan bristled at being teamed up with a rookie female patrol officer in the film, 'The Enforcer.'
Q&A with musician Gary Cee
He now runs his own disco entertainment business Shakermaker Promotions, and plays keyboards in local band We Are The Brutus. He also compiles and presents a weekly podcast show called The Scene where he showcases what's been happening in the local live music scene.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Hollywood at Home presents Thunderbolt and Lightfoot
This offbeat crime drama was released in 1974 and stars Clint Eastwood, Jeff Bridges, George Kennedy and Geoffrey Lewis. The movie was written and directed by Michael Cimino A young thief, known as Lightfoot , steals a car.
Dialysis won't stop Corrimal's Clint Eastwood
"Do ya feel lucky? Well, do ya, punk?" When your name's Clint Eastwood, you could easily tire of hearing that phrase. "Do ya feel lucky? Well, do ya, punk?" When your name's Clint Eastwood, you could easily tire of hearing that phrase.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
This Mayday PAC mailer calls Republican Senate candidate Scott Brown a a oeWashington lobbyist.a
Scott Brown is demanding Harvard University professor Lawrence Lessig cease a Mayday PAC mailer calling him a "Washington lobbyist."
Sat Sep 06, 2014
'In the Line of Fire' is very good
With its charge to protect the leader of the free world, the United States Secret Service is probably the law enforcement agency that has stimulated the most speculation and interest. Day in and day out, the agency is charged with the protection of the president, the first family and other arenas of national interest.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Palace Theater refreshes $5 Flashback Mondays movie series for fall season
"Get off my lawn!" In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Clint Eastwood is shown in a scene from "Gran Torino."
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Producers Of Gosnell AbortionFilm Hire Writer Andrew Klavan
A writer has been hired to adapt the story of Kermit Gosnell, the doctor who was convicted of murdering live babies out of his Philadelphia abortion clinic, into a Hollywood film. The writer, Andrew Klavan, is a bestselling author whose novel True Crime was previously turned into a Clint Eastwood film.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Scott Eastwood reveals what he learnt from dad Clint Eastwood
Hollywood veteran Clint Eastwood , the word legend is almost an understatement. Clint has been in the movie making industry for decades now and has done it all in his career.
Writer Hired for Project About Convicted Abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell
The TV movie or feature film about imprisoned abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell has hired as its writer Andrew Klavan , a bestselling novelist whose book True Crime was made into a movie starring and directed by Clint Eastwood .
Mon Sep 01, 2014
The Best of 2008: 'Gran Torino'
With a title like Gran Torino , this film could be about anything. When Clint Eastwood is in the director's chair and driver's seat of this vehicle, the story will undeniably have a focus.
The Best of 2007: 'Seraphim Falls'
Like Sleuth , this surprisingly good Western is about two men set on destroying each other.
Telluride: Hilary Swank Enters the Oscar Race With the Western Classic 'The Homesman'
Hilary Swank proved for the second time in her career that she can go up against one of the grand old masters of the screen and more than hold her own in The Homesman , a period piece from Roadside Attractions that debuted Aug. 31 in Telluride.