By Robert E. Kapsis, Kathie Coblentz
Clint Eastwood (b. 1930) is the single renowned American dramatic superstar to have formed his personal occupation virtually totally via motion pictures of his personal generating, often less than his personal path; no different dramatic superstar has directed himself so usually. he's additionally some of the most prolific lively administrators, with thirty-three positive factors to his credits due to the fact that 1971.
As a celebrity, he's usually recalled basically for 2 early roles--the "Man without identify" of 3 European-made Westerns, and the uncompromising cop "Dirty" Harry Callahan. yet on his personal as a director, Eastwood has urged a outstanding direction. a movie insider who works during the tested Hollywood process and respects its traditions, he continues to be an interloper by means of steadfastly refusing to heed cultural and aesthetic developments in movie construction and movie variety. His movies as director have tested an eclectic number of topics, starting from the artist's lifestyles to the character of heroism, whereas usually calling into query the ethos of masculinity and his personal celebrity snapshot. but they've got remained obtainable to a well-liked viewers all over the world. With top Director and top photo Oscars to his credits, Eastwood now ranks one of the such a lot hugely venerated residing filmmakers.
These interviews variety over the greater than 4 a long time of Eastwood's directorial occupation, with an emphasis on useful filmmaking concerns and his philosophy as a filmmaker. approximately a 3rd are from eu sources--several showing right here in English for the 1st time.
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Murakami Music: Marco Beltrami Cast: Eastwood (Gus Lobel), Amy Adams (Mickey), Justin Timberlake (Johnny Flanagan), John Goodman (Pete Klein), Matthew Lillard, Scott Eastwood (Billy Clark) filmography l vii As Producer Only THE STARS FELL ON HENRIETTA (1995) Malpaso / Warner Bros. Producers: Clint Eastwood, David Valdes Director: James Keach Screenplay: Philip Railsback Director of Photography: Bruce Surtees Editor: Joel Cox Production Designer: Henry Bumstead Music: David Benoit Cast: Robert Duvall (Mr.
Nickolaus Jr. Editor: Carl L. Pierson Art Director: John Mansbridge. Music: Paul Sawtell, Bert Shefter Cast: Scott Brady (Sgt. , 1967) Jolly Film, Constantin, Ocean Film / United Artists Producers: Arrigo Colombo (as Harry Colombo*), Giorgio Papi (as George Papi*) Director: Sergio Leone Screenplay: Leone, Duccio Tessari, Victor A. Catena, G. ) Dino de Laurentiis Cinematografica, Productions Artistes Associés / United Artists Executive Producer: Alfredo De Laurentiis Producer: Dino De Laurentiis Director of Photography: Giuseppe Rotunno Art Directors: Mario Garbuglia, Piero Poletto Music: Piero Piccioni, Ennio Morricone Technicolor, 106 minutes Part Five, “Una sera come le altre” / “An Ordinary Evening” Director: Vittorio De Sica Screenplay: Cesare Zavattini, Fabio Carpi, Enzo Muzii Editor: Adriana Novelli Cast: Silvana Mangano (Giovanna), Clint Eastwood (Carlo) 25 minutes HANG ’EM HIGH (1968) Leonard Freeman Productions, Malpaso / United Artists Producer: Leonard Freeman Director: Ted Post Screenplay: Freeman, Mel Goldberg Directors of Photography: Richard Kline, Leonard South Editor: Gene Fowler, Jr.
Gustav Briegleb), Jeffrey Donovan (Captain J. J. Jones), Michael Kelly (Detective Lester Ybarra), Colm Feore (Chief James E. , Matten Productions Executive Producers: Jenette Kahn, Adam Richman, Tim Moore, Bruce Berman Producers: Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber Director: Eastwood Screenplay: Nick Schenk Story: Dave Johannson, Schenk Director of Photography: Tom Stern Editor: Joel Cox, Gary D. Roach Production Designer: James J. Murakami Music: Kyle Eastwood, Michael Stevens Eastwood composed “Gran Torino” Cast: Eastwood (Walt Kowalski), Bee Vang (Thao), Ahney Her (Sue), Christopher Carley (Father Janovich), John Carroll Lynch (Barber Martin) Technicolor, Panavision, 116 minutes INVICTUS (2009) Malpaso, Spyglass Entertainment, Revelations Entertainment, Man Company / Warner Bros.
Clint Eastwood: Interviews by Robert E. Kapsis, Kathie Coblentz