Tag: Clint Eastwood

The Ten Best Films Directed by Actor-Directors

Actors who have also directed have made some truly great films. Don’t believe me? Check out this list of the ten best!  Despite often being...

First Trailer for Clint Eatwood’s Richard Jewell has Arrived

The first trailer for Clint Eastwood's upcoming drama based on the true story of Richard Jewell has arrived. Come inside to check it out! The...

Ten Best Political Thrillers

With politics on our minds for Election Day, we've created this list of the best politically-motivated films. We promise they will cause less anxiety and be more fun than actual politics.

Oscar Bait Fails

The last few months of the year are known as Oscar season because it is the time in which studios release the films they intend to have contend for the Academy Awards. But just because you release your film during this time doesn’t automatically make it good enough to compete. Here are some infamous examples.

Does Logan Transcend the Super Hero Genre?

With Logan getting such great reviews, it’s become one of the best received comic book adaptations ever, both with fans and critics. Is this film good enough to be considered in the same class as The Dark Knight, and overcome the label of being a “super hero movie”?

Directors’ Trademarks: Clint Eastwood

Directors’ trademarks is a series of articles that examines the “signatures” that filmmakers leave behind in their work. This month, we’re examining the trademark style and calling signs of Clint Eastwood as director.

In Defense of Spring Breakers, American Sniper, and a dash of...

Some un-released thoughts have been running amuck my headspace, and a recent re-watch of Spring Breakers pulled the trigger. Probably three films you never thought you'd see in the same corner, Spring Breakers, American Sniper, and a 'dash' of Inherent Vice, are the films I chose to defend. Read below, my curious brain splurge.

Clint Replaces Spielberg on American Sniper

Ever since Steven Spielberg pulled out of the Bradley Cooper vehicle American Sniper, a new director has been sought. A heavyweight replacement has now been found. Clint Eastwood will direct the film.  Come inside for all the details.

Rated: A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

How many films can accurately claim that they started a genre? A Fistful of Dollars  can. Maybe a spaghetti western is more of a sub-genre, and more about the method of making the movie than the plot or the setting, but this film is still one of the very few examples where brilliant innovation gave the world a type of movie it had never seen the likes of before. 

Eastwood, Ford, Nic Cage and Wesley Snipes for Expendables 3? ...

Expendables 2 is hitting theaters this week, but by Hollywood standards these days, that's awfully late to be talking about a sequel (even if it seems early to all of us).  Thus the producer, Avi Lerner, is already talking about who they want to add to the cast for the third film...and they all sound awesome.  

Skywalker A Family at War (Book Review)

The galaxy’s most influential family gets a historical account in the latest Star Wars book. Chronicling the Skywalker journey from Shmi to Rey, it’s...