Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Clint Eastwood

Sunday, Sep. 11, 2016

Adult audiences turned out in droves to take the plunge with "Sully," director Clint Eastwood's dramatization of the Miracle on the Hudson. The film took flight with $35.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday, surpassing expectations by around $10 million.

Tom Hanks stars as...

Wednesday, Sep. 7, 2016

As far as everyday heroes go, commercial airline pilots might be among the most unsung.

It's a truth that's not lost on Tom Hanks, who plays Capt. Chesley Sullenberger, aka "Sully," in Clint Eastwood's latest, out Friday. His is a name no one would know had something not gone terribly...

Wednesday, Apr. 22, 2015

Clint Eastwood wants to get one thing straight: He did not threaten to kill Michael Moore.

"It isn't a bad idea," Eastwood laughed Wednesday during a tribute luncheon for the veteran actor and director at CinemaCon in Las Vegas.

The "American...

Monday, Mar. 30, 2015

Revelations regarding what ended up on the cutting room floor, backstories and insights into their nominated movies, and advice they’d impart to aspiring filmmakers were among the highlights of the Director Guild of America’s “Meet The Feature Nominees” last month, just hours before the DGA...

Friday, Feb. 6, 2015

Art and commerce aren’t necessarily mutually exclusive. In fact they can flourish in tandem as evidenced by the performance of American Sniper (Warner Bros. Pictures), which has broken through as a box...

Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015

Empty seats were hard to come by at Clint Eastwood's "American Sniper" over the holiday weekend, where the R-rated Iraq War drama — all words seldom attached to "blockbuster" — rolled to the kind of runaway success that makes Hollywood sit up and take notice....

Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

Directors Guild of America President Paris Barclay today announced the five nominees for the DGA Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for 2014. The field consists of three first-time nominees--Wes Anderson for The Grand Budapest Hotel...

Tuesday, Jul. 22, 2014

Visiting a retired Frank Capra at his Sierra Nevada hideaway, Clint Eastwood was baffled.

"I always thought: 'He could be making a film right now. He's as lucid as could be. Here's the great Frank Capra not doing it,'" Eastwood recalled of the famed...

Monday, Jun. 16, 2014

Amid the swirl of an early 1960s party scene in Clint Eastwood's latest, an adaptation of "Jersey Boys," the hit Broadway musical about Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, a television screen flashes an unexpected face: young Clint, himself, in black-and-white....