2/4, 2010s, Clint Eastwood, Drama, History, Musical, Review

Jersey Boys

#31 in my ranking of Clint Eastwood's films. I have a feeling that the appeal of this film to Clint Eastwood wasn't narrative but the evocation of the time of his youth, the music, the people, and the setting. Through movies like Gran Torino and Space Cowboys, it was obvious that Eastwood was looking at… Continue reading Jersey Boys

1940s, 3/4, Drama, History, John Ford, Review

My Darling Clementine

#28 in my ranking of John Ford's filmography. John Ford takes on one of the most famous real life Western showdowns and shootouts, delivering a handsome and emotionally affecting character piece that also ends up dealing with the actual shootout. It's mostly a character piece about Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday where the Clantons are… Continue reading My Darling Clementine