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R| 1 hr. 57 min.

Plot Summary
Retired auto worker and Korean War vet Walt Kowalski (Clint Eastwood) fills emptiness in his life with beer and home repair, despising the many Asian, Latino and black families in his neighborhood. Walt becomes a reluctant hero when he stands up to the gangbangers who tried to force an Asian teen to steel Walt's treasured car. An unlikely friendship develops between Walt and the teen, as he learns he has more in common with his neighbors than he thought.

Cast: Clint Eastwood , Christopher Carley , Bee Vang , Ahney Her , Brian Haley , Geraldine Hughes , Dreama Walker , Brian Howe

Director: Clint Eastwood

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Warner Bros.

Gran Torino (2008)

Release Date: December 12th, 2008|1 hr. 57 min.

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  • A lifetime in movies runs through this prime vintage Eastwood performance. You can't take your eyes off him. The no-frills, no-bull Gran Torino made my day. show more

  • Maybe this mixed-up and weird, awful but awfully likable movie is what Dirty Harry had coming to him, after all. show more

  • Earnest and understated, Gran Torino is an unflinching examination of themes that have fascinated Eastwood in most of his recent films: family, war, loss, faith and unexpected human connection. show more

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