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9 Biographical Movies |
32 Print Biographies |
26 Interviews |
72 Articles |
20 Pictorials |
59 Magazine Cover Photos |
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I was a teenager when the battle of Iwo Jima took place. I remember hearing about the bond drive and the need to maintain the war effort. Back then, people had just come through 10 years of a Depression, and they were used to working for everything. I still have an image of someone coming to our house when I was about six years old, offering to cut and stack the wood in our back yard if my mother...
At a press conference for his movie Mystic River
(2003), Eastwood condemned the Iraq war as a "big mistake" and defended Sean Penn
's visit to Baghdad, saying he might have done the same thing but for his age.
Known on-set as a director for filming very few takes and having an easy shooting schedule. Tim Robbins
once said that when working on Mystic River
(2003), Eastwood would usually ask for only one take, or two "if you were lucky", and that a day of filming would consist of starting "no earlier than 9 a.m. and you leave, usually, after lunch."