No one would argue with the fact that Clint Eastwood is one of the most celebrated filmmakers of our time. And it is not even 4 "Oscar" and countless other film awards, but the fact that the vast majority of his films - is a masterpiece. Eastwood does not use in his paintings unbelievable special effects, but that his work will benefit. His films - that's life, the lives of ordinary people, not fictional history of space creatures or fairy tale characters. That is why his creations so touches the soul.
Despite the fact that the main vocation Eastwood, in my personal opinion - is directing, worldwide known for his profession of an actor. Career as an actor, he started in films and television series of little-known directors such as "Rawhide" - serial film in the western style in which Eastwood starred 7 years long.
But the real success came to 34-year-old Eastwood thanks to the "Dollars Trilogy" by Sergio Leone, which consists in the three classic spaghetti Western, "A Fistful of Dollars" (1964), "A Few Dollars More" (1965) and "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly "(1966). In the photo with director Clint Leone, 1964.
Throughout the trilogy (within 3 years) character Eastwood wore the same poncho that is never erased.
"Sygry me to death" - Eastwood's directorial debut, in which he, as usual, played a major role.
With the director and actor Don Siegel, who also starred in this film.
Don Siegel Eastwood worked on other projects. For example, the motion picture "Dirty Harry" (1971) with Clint in the title role was orchestrated Siegel.
"Higher Power" (1973) - The story of a detective nicknamed "Dirty Harry».
"Veselushka" - the third feature film in the director's filmography Eastwood.
In addition, this film was the first film director, after militants, thrillers and westerns filmed in the genre of melodrama.
Clint Eastwood and his son Kyle in the breaks between filming one of his films, 1971.
Eastwood on the set based on a true story of the film "Escape from Alcatraz". Again directed by Don Siegel.
In 1983, Eastwood himself took the continuation of the story of Dirty Harry, and directed the film "Sudden Impact". Naturally, he and Harry played the role. In addition, he acted as a producer and paintings.
Set of the film "Beginner" with Eastwood and Charlie Sheen in the lead roles. Generally, as you may have noticed, Clint Eastwood often acted in his films, and from '93 has ceased to participate in the projects of other directors and only played at home.
"Bridges of Madison County" ... Is there even one woman who did not like this movie? For example, I saw it recently and is left ecstatic.
Love melodrama hands Eastwood and Meryl Streep presence starring gives the picture even more attractive. Even with the extra pounds that she had to dial for this role, she looks great!
1997 Clint Eastwood on the set thriller "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil." One of the roles are played by the director's daughter, Alison Eastwood.
For all his talents and Eastwood has another - he writes music for films. The photo Clint colleagues on the set of serial documentary "The Blues", produced by Martin Scorsese. Eastwood not only orchestrated one of the parts of the film, but also wrote a number of songs for her. 2003.
Magnificent film set of the film "Mystic River": Eastwood with the lead actors Sean Penn and Kevin Bacon.
The film received six nominations for "Oscar" and deservedly won two - the main Actor (Sean Penn) and Supporting Actor (Tim Robbins).
One of my favorite movies Eastwood - "Million Dollar Baby" (2004). This picture has become a full triumph at the ceremony "Oscar" in 2005 and took 4 of 7 awards nominations announced.
The main role in the film brilliantly performed Hilary Swank, who thoroughly went over to the preparations for the shooting of the film - a few months she came in sports uniforms, scored 10 pounds of muscle, and took lessons from world champion in boxing.
2006 film set picture "Flags of Our Fathers." For this film Eastwood composed the music.
Clint Eastwood and Angelina Jolie on the set of the film "Changeling". Extremely decent game Angie.
In addition to Angelina, the main role also try Reese Witherspoon and Hilary Swank aforementioned.
Shooting "Gran Torino" (2008). Again starring Eastwood.
Clint, Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon during filming biopic "Invictus" (2009).
In this film, Freeman played the role of Nelson Mandela.
Eastwood on the set of the film "Hereafter" (2010).
And the last picture of Clint Eastwood, which I so eagerly awaited, but which for mysterious reasons decided not to show in my town - "J. Edgar ».
"J. Edgar "- the first joint project between Eastwood and Leonardo DiCaprio. A film, which involved the best filmmakers of our time, just a shame not to see. Probably have to go to the next town over the weekend ...
Grim Leonardo to recreate the on-screen image of old-Hoover consisted of a plaster mask overlay nose, wig of gray hair and hazel color lenses. And to put on face all this beauty, Leo had to sit in the makeup chair to 5 hours each day.
Very unusual to see blue-eyed DiCaprio with brown eyes - his eyes burns right through you if ...
In addition, the hero Leonardo wardrobe consisted of 80 costumes: The film is set for 60 years, and the costumers had to reflect the changes in fashion that took place during this time.
According to the director, he was very pleased with the work with DiCaprio, calling it "a true professional in their field." Leo And he was delighted to cooperate with such kinolegedndoy like Clint Eastwood.