The Great Clint Eastwood Movies

A tribute to one of the greatest movie star/directors of all time. (including some great forgotten movies) - only the ones that I've seen.
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1.
Unforgiven (1992)
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Retired Old West gunslinger William Munny reluctantly takes on one last job, with the help of his old partner and a young man. (131 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint directing, acting, and written masterpiece! ” - smith-d-c
 
2.
Letters from Iwo Jima (2006)
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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. (141 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint's incredible war movie told from the Japanese perspective. ” - smith-d-c
 
3.
Dirty Harry (1971)
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When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath. (102 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel
“ Do you feel lucky punk?

A fantastic cop/serial killer story that holds up beautifully and features Clint at his toughest role. ” - smith-d-c
 
4.
Mystic River (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
With a childhood tragedy that overshadowed their lives, three men are reunited by circumstance when one has a family tragedy. (138 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Nobody can film a story better than Clint. I love the fact the movie takes its time and does not give a lot of showy camera moves, just shows a point of view. A great film with great performances. ” - smith-d-c
 
5.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (161 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ There are 2 kinds of men in this world. Those who are movie stars and those who are forgotten. This man will never be forgotten.

A masterpiece western classic. ” - smith-d-c
 
6.
Gran Torino (2008)
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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. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ If this is Clint's last acting role, the man is now legendary. ” - smith-d-c
 
7.
In the Line of Fire (1993)
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Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan couldn't save Kennedy, but he's determined not to let a clever assassin take out this president. (128 mins.)
“ This is one of my favorite Clint movies featuring one of the greatest villains of all time, a terrific script, and great direction by Wolfgang Petersen. Clint has great chemistry with everyone in this exciting thriller. ” - smith-d-c
 
8.
The Bridges of Madison County (1995)
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Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson, for four days in the 1960s. (135 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A simple love story with a great Meryl Streep performance but with outstanding direction by Clint Eastwood. ” - smith-d-c
 
9.
For a Few Dollars More (1965)
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Two bounty hunters with the same intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw. (132 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ One of the greatest sequels of all time. Clint is super-cool in this one with Lee Van Cleef as his partner. Everything is great in this Sergio Leone spaghetti western. ” - smith-d-c
 
10.
Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
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Alcatraz is the most secure prison of its time. It is believed that no one can ever escape from it, until three daring men make a possible successful attempt at escaping from the most infamous prisons in the world. (112 mins.)
Director: Donald Siegel
“ This is original true story of the Shawshank Redemption and features a great Clint performance. ” - smith-d-c
 
11.
Play Misty for Me (1971)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture. (102 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Long before Fatal Attraction, there was Clint Eastwood's directing debut in this great thriller. ” - smith-d-c
 
12.
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
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Allied agents stage a daring raid on a castle where the Nazis are holding an American General prisoner... but that's not all that's really going on. (158 mins.)
Director: Brian G. Hutton
“ A non-stop great WWII action movie with a ton of memorable scenes and pulsating musical score. ” - smith-d-c
 
13.
Tightrope (1984)
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Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer whose victims are young and pretty women... (114 mins.)
Director: Richard Tuggle
“ A gritty nasty thriller featuring a great Clint and his daughter Allison in her film debut. ” - smith-d-c
 
14.
A Perfect World (1993)
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A kidnapped boy strikes up a friendship with his captor: an escaped convict on the run from the law, headed by an honorable U.S. Marshal. (138 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint takes a supporting role and lets Kevin Costner give a memorable performance as a complex kidnapper. ” - smith-d-c
 
15.
A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A wandering gunfighter plays two rival families against each other in a town torn apart by greed, pride, and revenge. (99 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
“ The start of Clint and the man with no name and Clint became a superstar. A memorable Sergio Leone film classic. ” - smith-d-c
 
16.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
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A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa. (112 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Since I loved The African Queen, I loved this film about the troubles of the making the film. Clint is our modern day John Huston. ” - smith-d-c
 
17.
Magnum Force (1973)
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Dirty Harry is on the trail of vigilante cops who are not above going beyond the law to kill the city's undesirables. (124 mins.)
Director: Ted Post
“ A man's got to know his limitations. Clint always does and uses his strengths to create a great sequel to Dirty Harry ” - smith-d-c
 
18.
Bronco Billy (1980)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
An idealistic, modern-day cowboy struggles to keep his Wild West show afloat in the face of hard luck and waning interest. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ This is one of Clint's most gentle films but it is terrific. Clint is an owner of a traveling cowboy show. ” - smith-d-c
 
19.
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
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Nun Sara is on the run in Mexico and is saved from cowboys by Hogan, who is preparing for a future mission to capture a French fort. The pair become good friends, but Sara never does tell him the true reason behind her being outlawed. (116 mins.)
Director: Don Siegel
“ A great pairing with Shirley MacLaine in this funny, action packed western. ” - smith-d-c
 
20.
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A Missouri farmer joins a Confederate guerrilla unit and winds up on the run from the Union soldiers who murdered his family. (135 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint's direction and beautiful cinematography of the west creating an enduring classic.

"Dying ain't much of a living boy ” - smith-d-c
 
21.
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
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The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in WWII. (135 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint's first part of the Iwo Jima story tells about the American soldiers reaction to the photograph. Ryan Philippe is excellent and Clint directed this moving tale beautifully. ” - smith-d-c
 
22.
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
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A determined woman works with a hardened boxing trainer to become a professional. (132 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ This is not one of my favorite oscar winners because of the maudlin second half about euthanasia, but Clint directs beautifully, gives a great performance, and the supporting cast is very good. ” - smith-d-c
 
23.
Pale Rider (1985)
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A mysterious preacher protects a humble prospector village from a greedy mining company trying to encroach on their land. (115 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ 2 great westerns came out in 1985, Silverado and this one. Clint makes a great western that owes a lot to Shane. ” - smith-d-c
 
24.
Sudden Impact (1983)
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A rape victim is exacting revenge on her aggressors in a small town outside San Francisco. "Dirty" Harry Callahan, on suspension for angering his superiors (again), is assigned to the case. (117 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Go ahead make his day.

A sleasey but terrific Dirty Harry sequel with many classic moments. ” - smith-d-c
 
25.
The Enforcer (1976)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dirty Harry must foil a terrorist organization made up of disgruntled Vietnam veterans. But this time, he's teamed with a rookie female partner that he's not too excited to be working with. (96 mins.)
Director: James Fargo
“ Clint and Tyne Daly pair up to catch a killer. Another terrific addition to a classic series of Dirty Harry films. ” - smith-d-c
 
26.
Firefox (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A pilot is sent into the Soviet Union on a mission to steal a prototype jet fighter that can be partially controlled by a neuralink (136 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ This was the first Clint Eastwood movie I saw in the cinema and loved the final aerial dogfight. Clint is also terrific in this forgotten cold war thriller. ” - smith-d-c
 
27.
The Eiger Sanction (1975)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
A classical art professor and collector, who doubles as a professional assassin, is coerced out of retirement to avenge the murder of an old friend. (129 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint climbing up the mountainside is one of the most spectacular moments of this good spy thriller. ” - smith-d-c
 
28.
High Plains Drifter (1973)
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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. (105 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint stars again in another wonderful western. ” - smith-d-c
 
29.
True Crime (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Can an over-the-hill journalist uncover the evidence that can prove a death row inmate's innocence just hours before his execution? (127 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A very underrated Clint Eastwood directing and performing movie. The film is well acted throughout. ” - smith-d-c
 
30.
Space Cowboys (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
When a retired engineer is called upon to rescue a failing satellite, he insists that his equally old teammates accompany him into space. (130 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ This is Clint's pure popcorn entertainment with all the stars having fun and going into space. ” - smith-d-c
 
31.
Hang 'Em High (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
When an innocent man barely survives a lynching, he returns as a lawman determined to bring the vigilantes to justice. (114 mins.)
Director: Ted Post
“ Clint and westerns go together so well and this is yet another good one. ” - smith-d-c
 
32.
Coogan's Bluff (1968)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An Arizona deputy goes to New York City to escort a fugitive back into custody. (93 mins.)
Director: Donald Siegel
“ This is kind of like a modern day western set in a remote town. It also began Clint's partnership with Don Siegel. ” - smith-d-c
 
33.
Honkytonk Man (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
As the film opens on an Oklahoma farm during the depression, two simultaneous visitors literally hit... (122 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint is very good as the country-western singer dying of cancer. His own son, Kyle, is also excellent. A sad but lovely film. ” - smith-d-c
 
34.
The Dead Pool (1988)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Dirty Harry Callahan must stop a sick secret contest to murder local celebrities, which includes himself as a target. (91 mins.)
Director: Buddy Van Horn
“ The final Dirty Harry movie contains one of the great parody chase scenes of Bullit as well as good performances from Liam Neeson and almost unrecognizable, Jim Carrey. ” - smith-d-c
 
35.
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends. (155 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Clint's direction is superb and the film features some good performances but the story kind of meanders and the accents fade on some of the actors. ” - smith-d-c
 
36.
Absolute Power (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A career thief witnesses a horrific crime involving the U.S. President. (121 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A good thriller with Gene Hackman and Clint doing great work as a burglar stealing from the president. ” - smith-d-c
 
37.
J. Edgar (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
J. Edgar Hoover, powerful head of the F.B.I. for nearly 50 years, looks back on his professional and personal life. (137 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ A disappointment from Clint. Choppily edited, laughable makeup, a Hollywood liberal script, and confusing story that jumps time periods. Leonardo is okay but the movie is all over the place. ” - smith-d-c
 
38.
Changeling (2008)
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A grief-stricken mother takes on the LAPD to her own detriment when it stubbornly tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child, while also refusing to give up hope that she will find him one day. (141 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ Angelina Jolie desperately wants the oscar, er her son back, but again the direction of Clint is superb creating the depression and everyone else giving superb performances. ” - smith-d-c