Clint Eastwood: Interviews


Interviews with the Oscar-winning director of Unforgiven and Million Dollar Baby
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Interviews with the Oscar-winning director of Unforgiven and Million Dollar Baby
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781617036637
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
  • Publication date: 12/1/2012
  • Series: Conversations with Filmmakers Series
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 304
  • Sales rank: 1,433,902
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Robert E. Kapsis, Great Neck, New York, is professor of sociology and film studies at Queens College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. He is the author of Hitchcock: The Making of a Reputation and editor of several volumes in the Conversations with Filmmakers Series.

Kathie Coblentz, New York, New York, is a rare materials cataloguer at the New York Public Library.

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Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Chronology xxiii

Filmography xxxi

No Tumbleweed Ties for Clint Rex Reed / 1971 3

Eastwood on Eastwood Stuart M. Kaminsky / 1971 7

Eastwood Direction Richard Thompson Tim Hunter / 1976-77 20

Director Clint Eastwood: Attention to Detail and Involvement for the Audience Ric Gentry / 1980 40

Eastwood: An Auteur to Reckon With Charles Champlin / 1981 53

Cop on a Hot Tightrope David Thomson / 1984 57

"Whether I Succeed or Fail, I Don't Want to Owe It to Anyone but Myself": From Play Misty for Me to Honkytonk Man Michael Henry Wilson / 1984 72

Clint Eastwood: The Rolling Stone Interview Tim Cahill / 1985 93

Eastwood on Eastwood Christopher Frayling / ca. 1985 106

Flight of Fancy Nat Hentoff / 1988 112

Interview with Clint Eastwood Michel Ciment / 1990 119

Interview with Clint Eastwood Thierry Jousse Camille Nevers / 1992 131

Any Which Way He Can Peter Biskind / 1993 142

America on the Brink of the Void Henri BĂ©har / 1993 156

Q & A with a Western Icon Jerry Roberts / 1995 163

"Truth, Like Art, Is in the Eyes of the Beholder": Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil and The Bridges of Madison County Michael Henry Wilson / 1998 168

A Conversation with Clint Eastwood about Mystic River Charlie Rose / 2003 178

Mystic River: Eastwood, without Anger or Forgiveness Samuel Blumenfeld / 2003 189

Staying Power Amy Taubin / 2005 193

Eastwood's Letters from Iwo Jima Terry Gross / 2007 206

The Quiet American Geoff Andrew / 2008 219

Do You Feel Lucky, Monk? Nick Tosches / 2008 226

Clint Eastwood, America's Director: The Searcher Scott Foundas / 2008 23

Eastwood on the Pitch: At Seventy-Nine, Clint Tackles Mandela in Invictus Scott Foundas / 2009 234

Interview with Clint Eastwood: First, Believe in Yourself Michael Henry Wilson / 2010 245

With J. Edgar, Eastwood Again Flexes His Freedom Scott Bowles / 2011 252

For Further Reading 257

Index 259

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