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Aim for the heart : the films of Clint Eastwood

Author: Howard Hughes
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the United States and Canada exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
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Clint Eastwood is one of the world's most popular action stars, who has matured into a fine American producer-director. Entertaining, illuminating and packed with information, up to and including "The Changeling", this is the first book to cover his full life in the movies, from his beginnings in 1950s B-movies and in TV's "Rawhide" to "Gran Torino" showing how as both actor and filmmaker Eastwood aims for the heart  Read more...
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Hughes, Howard.
Aim for the heart.
London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the United States and Canada exclusively by Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
(DLC) 2010275550
(OCoLC)313645363
Named Person: Clint Eastwood; Clint Eastwood, Schauspieler.; Clint Eastwood; Clint Eastwood
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Hughes
ISBN: 9781441676184 144167618X 9780857710215 0857710214 9780857730473 0857730479
OCLC Number: 670430491
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 252 p.) : ill.
Contents: Preface : Aim for the art --
Acknowledgements --
Universal casting : the early films --
Ridin' easy : Rawhide --
pt. 1. The westerns --
A fistful of dollars (1964) --
For a few dollars more (1965) --
The good, the bad and the ugly (1966) --
Hang 'em high (1968) --
Two mules for Sister Sara (1970) --
Joe Kidd (1972) --
High plains drifter (1973) --
The outlaw Josey Wales (1976) --
Pale Rider (1985) --
Unforgiven (1992) --
pt. 2. The cops --
Coogan's bluff (1968) --
Dirty Harry (1971) --
Magnum force (1973) --
The enforcer (1976) --
The gauntlet (1977) --
Sudden impact (1983) --
Tightrope (1984) --
City heat (1984) --
The dead pool (1988) --
The rookie (1990) --
In the line of fire (1993) --
A perfect world (1993) --
pt. 3. The lovers --
The witches (1967) --
Paint your wagon (1968) --
The beguiled (1971) --
Play Misty for me (1971) --
Breezy (1973) --
The bridges of Madison County (1995) --
pt. 4. The comedies --
Every which way but loose (1978) --
Bronco Billy (1980) --
Any which way you can (1980) --
Pink Cadillac (1989) --
pt. 5. The dramas --
Honkytonk man (1982) --
Bird (1988) --
White hunter black heart (1990) --
Midnight in the garden of good and evil (1997) --
Space cowboys (2000) --
Mystic river (2003) --
Million dollar baby (2004) --
pt. 6. The thrillers --
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974) --
The Eiger sanction (1975) --
Escape from Alcatraz (1979) --
Absolute power (1996) --
True crime (1999) --
Blood work (2002) --
pt. 7. The war movies --
Where eagles dare (1968) --
Kelly's heroes (1970) --
Firefox (1982) --
Heartbreak ridge (1986) --
Flags of our fathers (2006)/Letters from Iwo Jima (2006) --
Epilogue --
Eastwood filmography.
Responsibility: Howard Hughes.

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