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Gerry Duggan to Launch Substack Comics Too, But First a Book of Photos
It's a globe-spanning experience that provides a peek behind the curtain in Hollywood, and behind the scenes in comic books." Photos include those of Patton Oswalt, Meredith Salinger, Matt Oswalt, Sarah Silverman, Brian Posehn, Bob Odenkirk, Weird Al Yankovic, Tom Lennon, Jon Hamm, Brian Michael Bendis, Jason Aaron, Rick Remender, Clint Eastwood, David Lynch, Martin[...]
Sideshow Debuts New Clint Eastwood Legacy Figure with Pale Rider 
Clint Eastwood has some of the best movies around, like Dirty Harry, Gran Torino, and Million Dollar Baby He also dominated the market with his Western Movies with legendary movies like The Good, The Bad and The Ugly, High Plains Drifter, The Outlaw Josey Wales, and the Pale Driver Sideshow Collectibles has recently revealed their[...]
Dirty Harry Debuts as Next Clint Eastwood Legacy Collection Figure
It looks like Sideshow Collectibles is continuing to expand their new Clint Eastwood Legacy Collection This 1/6th scale figure line is dedicated to the filmography of the man himself by capturing some of his most iconic roles The first figure was the Man with No Name from The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly This[...]
Clint Eastwood The Man with No Shame Figures Drops from Sideshow
It looks like Clint Eastwood is also getting his own Legacy Collection from Sideshow Collectibles The collection will capture some iconic roles of Mr Eastwood throughout his career, and there are plenty of roles to choose from The first figure to come out of the line is from The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly[...]
Apache Junction Director Justin Lee Growing Up on Westerns
While Lee didn't share his hero Clint Eastwood's passion for acting, he did follow him in his pursuit behind the camera directing Other figures he admired were Lee Van Cleef and Gary Cooper I spoke to the writer/director about growing up in the genre, the film's influences, the cast, and the generational appeal of Westerns. Scout[...]
“Richard Jewell” Shows Nightmare of “Guilty Until Proven Innocent”
Biopics/biographical dramas are works of fiction and Clint Eastwood's Richard Jewell is no exception The controversy surrounding the film involves Kathy Scruggs, the late reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution who covered Jewell during the 1996 Atlanta Olympic bombing. Warner Bros The film depicted Scruggs (Olivia Wilde) as a person willing to do anything to exchange sex for[...]
First-Time Director Olivia Wilde Compares 'Booksmart' to Classic 80s Teen Films
Olivia Wilde has found herself having to defend her portrayal of journalist Kathy Scruggs in the Clint Eastwood film Richard Jewell The film is about the man who discovered the bomb at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, and the firestorm that engulfed his life in the weeks after Wilde's seen in the film offering to[...]
“Richard Jewell” Shows Nightmare of “Guilty Until Proven Innocent”
Originally called a hero, federal investigators later branded him a suspect, which created a firestorm of scrutiny from the FBI to his depiction in media. Directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Billy Ray, the film is based on "The Ballad of Richard Jewell" by Marie Brenner for Vanity Fair The trailer shows Richard Jewell's (Paul[...]
Clint Eastwood, Still Unforgiven?
Clint Eastwood was at Cannes this weekend to help present the restored edition of Unforgiven on that film's 25th anniversary He was interviewed for an hour-long 'master class' on film while he was there, which has been widely quoted for the 'politically correct' commentary as he was talking about Dirty Harry Despite an impressive list[...]
Bend It Like Beatrice: On Bending The Horror Genre
As an adult, before writing and Kickstarter swallowed all of my free time, I spent most Friday nights curled up with a cocktail strong enough to strip the petrified lining of Clint Eastwood's stomach, indulging in a bottomless well of terrible, wonderful Netflix horror Horror is my sacred cow So I took a cleaver to[...]