Gran Torino (2008) A Grizzled View On Race And Growth

Tightly scripted, a few stereotyped characters and a menacingly grizzly fraught Clint Eastwood character. Here the Gran Torino world exists.  Have we ever seen Eastwood smile on screen in his last few outings? He's pissed off at the world he lives in and in this character study film, we want to know why. Eastwood's Walt … Continue reading Gran Torino (2008) A Grizzled View On Race And Growth

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Million Dollar Baby (2005) Anyone Can Lose One Fight

DIRECTOR: Clint Eastwood RATING: 5/5 Clint Eastwood's film Million Dollar Baby is deeper and more profound than a three point sermon could be if you're sitting in church. In fact Eastwood's character Frankie Dunn does go to mass every week and pesters the local priest about theology with delight. Much the same way this film asks questions … Continue reading Million Dollar Baby (2005) Anyone Can Lose One Fight

Sully (2016)

A film about a a plane taking a nosedive into the Hudson River, here the plane takes this film into the river as well. Nothing new was seen on screen, the likeable Tom Hanks doing what he does best - being Tom Hanks. The film traces the true story of a US Airlines flight taking … Continue reading Sully (2016)