Clint Eastwood considering film adaptation of Jersey Boys

After Beyonce backed out of a Star is Born last October, Clint Eastwood’s musical aspirations stalled. But ContactMusic says he has his eye on the Tony award-winning Broadway show Jersey Boys. The director is reportedly set to take the musical – based around the...
Posted On 02 Apr 2013

Clint Eastwood in Trouble with the Curve

An ailing baseball scout in his twilight years takes his daughter along for one last recruiting trip. “It’s fang schmay. Don’t you know anything?”
Posted On 07 Aug 2012

J Edgar is a Love Story with one of the Best Performances of the Year

Eastwood’s movies weave a European mentality into our American mainstream. In Europe, in France especially, they are less anal about the three act structure, the protagonist’s arc, the “perfect” movie. The best European films seldom adhere to those rules....
Posted On 05 Nov 2011

2 posters for J. Edgar

Standard and tinted Shepard Fairey style. See them larger after the cut, and supersized at
Posted On 06 Oct 2011

Oscar Bits and Bites

‘No, she’s not. Superheroes live in a world of good and evil, and she’s far more complex than a superhero. She’s been compromised. She’s been subjugated. She’s been marginalised. She’s been swept into the gutter and she’s had a part...
Posted On 26 Sep 2011

J Edgar, TV spot

(via Rope of Silicon)
Posted On 22 Sep 2011

Leonardo DiCaprio in Clint Eastwood's J Edgar – first trailer!

See it in HD on Apple trailers. Or quasi-HD after the cut.
Posted On 19 Sep 2011

Leo and Clint Take GQ

Excerpt from the latest cover story for GQ by Mark Harris on Clint Eastwood and Leonardo DiCaprio: GQ: [To Eastwood] You’ve described yourself as a social libertarian. What does that mean to you? Clint Eastwood: I was an Eisenhower Republican when I started out at 21,...
Posted On 14 Sep 2011

Clint Eastwood's J. Edgar to Open AFI Fest

J.Edgar will debut at this year’s AFI Film Festival one week before it’s official limited release November 9. (via Steve Pond at The Wrap) Over the past decade, four other films directed by Eastwood have made the American Film Institute’s annual list of the...
Posted On 07 Sep 2011