Tag Archives: Clint Eastwood

Cinema Review – American Sniper

Over the course of four tours of Iraq, Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) was hailed as the most deadly sniper the US military has ever seen, who claimed to have killed 255 people in his career. Bradley Cooper takes on the lead role in the story of Kyle’s life, and the choices he made that earned him a bounty on his head in Iraq, and almost led to the end of his marriage. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Trouble with the Curve

Baseball scout Gus (Clint Eastwood) has a long and successful career, but when his eyesight starts failing, his daughter Mickey (Amy Adams) takes a break from her career to help him. As the two travel between high school baseball games, the issues in their relationship come to light. As well as this, Mickey finds companionship with a rival scout, Johnny (Justin Timberlake). Continue reading

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Cinema Review – J. Edgar

Through the lens of the investigation into the disappearance of the Lindberg baby, the film looks at the career, fears and personal life of J. Edgar Hoover – one of the most powerful, controversial and mysterious figures of 20th century America. Continue reading

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