2000s, 4/4, Clint Eastwood, Drama, Review

Mystic River

#4 in my ranking of Clint Eastwood's films. Give Clint Eastwood a great script for a drama, and he's going to make a great movie. He may not always be able to modify his filmmaking style appropriately to different genres, but he is very good at the slow burn drama. Written by Brian Helgeland (a… Continue reading Mystic River

1.5/4, 1990s, Clint Eastwood, Drama, Review

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

#40 in my ranking of Clint Eastwood's films. Clint Eastwood takes on yet another popular contemporary novel, and this is the least of the bunch. I have not read the source book written by John Berendt, but from what I've read the appeal of it was the lurid and somewhat fantastical reality that was this… Continue reading Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil