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Movies directed by Clint Eastwood

  • American Sniper

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who wanted to become a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in order to become a sniper. After marrying, Kyle and the other members of the team are called for their first tour of Iraq. Kyle’s struggle isn’t with his missions, but about his relationship with the reality of the war and, once returned at home, how he manages to handle it with his urban life, his wife and kids.

  • Gran Torino

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Disgruntled Korean War vet Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a young Hmong teenager, who tried to steal Kowalski’s prized possession: his 1972 Gran Torino.

  • Invictus

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Nelson Mandela, in his first term as the South African President, initiates a unique venture to unite the apartheid-torn land: enlist the national rugby team on a mission to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup.

  • Changeling

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A mother’s prayer for her kidnapped son to return home is answered, though it doesn’t take long for her to suspect the boy who comes back is not hers.

  • Letters from Iwo Jima

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

  • Unforgiven

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man.

  • Mystic River

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    With a childhood tragedy that overshadowed their lives, three men are reunited by circumstance when one loses a daughter.

  • Million Dollar Baby

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A hardened trainer/manager works with a determined woman in her attempt to establish herself as a boxer.

  • Sully

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of Chesley Sullenberger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight’s passengers and crew.

  • J. Edgar

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life.

  • Space Cowboys

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a retired engineer is called upon to rescue a failing satellite, he insists that his equally old teammates accompany him into space.

  • Flags of Our Fathers

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in WWII.

  • Hereafter

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A drama centered on three people who are haunted by mortality in different ways. George (Damon) is a blue-collar American who has a special connection to the afterlife. On the other side of the world, Marie (de France), a French journalist, has a near-death experience that shakes her reality. And when Marcus (Frankie/George McLaren), a London schoolboy, loses the person closest to him, he desperately needs answers. Each on a path in search of the truth, their lives will intersect, forever changed by what they believe might-or must-exist in the hereafter.

  • Absolute Power

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the novel by David Baldacci, Absolute Power is about the ruthlessness of people in power. The President believes that everything he does is beyond reproach, including an affair or two. That leads to murder and everyone around him is involved. There is only one witness, a thief named Luther Whitney. They are sure he'll talk, but when? The Secret Service is determined to keep him quiet, but catching a thief isn't always easy.

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