Clint Eastwood filmography

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Clint Eastwood is an American film actor, director, producer, and composer. After beginning his acting career exclusively with small uncredited film roles and television appearances, his career has spanned more than 50 years. Eastwood has acted in several television series, most notably Rawhide. His role in the eight-season series led to his leading roles in A Fistful of Dollars, For a Few Dollars More, and The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.[1] Eastwood has appeared in over 50 films and has starred in 42 films, including Hang 'Em High, Play Misty for Me, Dirty Harry, Escape from Alcatraz, Tightrope, The Bridges of Madison County, and Gran Torino. Eastwood started directing in 1971, and in 1982, his debut as a producer began with two films, Firefox and Honkytonk Man. Eastwood also has contributed music to his films, either through performing or composing. He has starred in western, action, comedy, and drama films.[2][3]

Eastwood has been a primary character in two film franchises: as the Man with No Name in the Dollars Trilogy and as Harry Callahan in the Dirty Harry series. Other notable roles include Josey Wales in The Outlaw Josey Wales, the Stranger in High Plains Drifter, Philo Beddoe in Every Which Way but Loose and its sequel Any Which Way You Can, Preacher in Pale Rider, William Munny in Unforgiven, Frankie Dunn in Million Dollar Baby and Walt Kowalski in Gran Torino.

Eastwood has received multiple awards and nominations for his work in the films Unforgiven, Mystic River, and Million Dollar Baby, among others. These awards include Academy Awards, Directors Guild of America Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and People's Choice Awards. According to Box Office Mojo, a box office-revenue tracking website, films that Eastwood has acted in have grossed a total of more than $1.71 billion domestically, with an average of $37 million per film.[4] Eastwood's latest project Jersey Boys (film) was released on June 20, 2014.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Functioned as Notes
Director Producer Music Actor Role
1955 Revenge of the Creature Yes Lab Technician Jennings Uncredited; Minor role
1955 Francis in the Navy Yes Jonesy Minor role
1955 Lady Godiva of Coventry Yes First Saxon Uncredited; Minor role
1955 Tarantula Yes Jet Squadron Leader Uncredited; Minor role
1956 Never Say Goodbye Yes Will Uncredited; Minor role
1956 Star in the Dust Yes Tom Uncredited; Minor role
1956 Away All Boats Yes Marine Uncredited; Minor role
1956 The First Traveling Saleslady Yes Roughrider Minor role
1957 Escapade in Japan Yes Dumbo Pilot Uncredited; Minor role
1958 Lafayette Escadrille Yes George Moseley Minor role
1958 Ambush at Cimarron Pass Yes Keith Williams Supporting role
1964 A Fistful of Dollars Yes Joe (Man with No Name) Lead role
1965 For a Few Dollars More Yes Manco (Man with No Name) Lead role
1966 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Yes Blondie (Man with No Name) Lead role
1967 Le streghe Yes Charlie Cameo role
1968 Hang 'Em High Yes Jed Cooper Lead role
1968 Coogan's Bluff Yes Walt Coogan Lead role
1968 Where Eagles Dare Yes Lt. Schaffer Secondary role
1969 Paint Your Wagon Yes[I] Yes Pardner Secondary role
1970 Two Mules for Sister Sara Yes Hogan Lead role
1970 Kelly's Heroes Yes Pvt. Kelly Lead role
1971 The Beguiled Yes John McBurney Lead role
1971 Play Misty for Me Yes Yes David Garver Lead role
1971 Dirty Harry Yes Harry Callahan Lead role
1972 Joe Kidd Yes Joe Kidd Lead role
1973 High Plains Drifter Yes Yes The Stranger; Sheriff Jim Duncan Lead role
1973 Breezy Yes Yes Man in Crowd on Pier Uncredited; Cameo role
1973 Magnum Force Yes Harry Callahan Lead role
1974 Thunderbolt and Lightfoot Yes John 'Thunderbolt' Doherty Lead role
1975 The Eiger Sanction Yes Yes Jonathan Hemlock Lead role
1976 The Outlaw Josey Wales Yes Yes Josey Wales Lead role
1976 The Enforcer Yes Harry Callahan Lead role
1977 The Gauntlet Yes Yes Yes Ben Shockley Lead role
1978 Every Which Way but Loose Yes Yes Philo Beddoe Lead role
1979 Escape from Alcatraz Yes Frank Morris Lead role
1980 Bronco Billy Yes Yes[I] Yes Bronco Billy McCoy Lead role
1980 Any Which Way You Can Yes[I] Yes Philo Beddoe Lead role
1982 Firefox Yes Yes Yes Mitchell Gant Lead role
1982 Honkytonk Man Yes Yes Yes[I] Yes Red Stovall Lead role
1983 Sudden Impact Yes Yes Yes Harry Callahan Lead role
1984 Tightrope Yes Yes Wes Block Lead role
1984 City Heat Yes[I] Yes Lt. Speer Lead role
1985 Pale Rider Yes Yes Yes Preacher Lead role
1986 Heartbreak Ridge Yes Yes Yes[II] Yes Gunnery Sgt. Thomas 'Gunny' Highway Lead role
1988 The Dead Pool Yes Harry Callahan Lead role
1988 Bird Yes Yes
1989 Thelonious Monk: Straight, No Chaser Yes
1989 Pink Cadillac Yes Tommy Nowak Lead role
1990 White Hunter Black Heart Yes Yes Yes John Wilson Lead role
1990 The Rookie Yes Yes Nick Pulovski Lead role
1992 Unforgiven Yes Yes Yes William 'Will' Munny Lead role
1993 In the Line of Fire Yes Secret Service Agent Frank Horrigan Lead role
1993 A Perfect World Yes Yes[III] Yes Texas Ranger Red Garnett Secondary role
1995 The Bridges of Madison County Yes Yes Yes[III] Yes Robert Kincaid Lead role
1995 The Stars Fell on Henrietta Yes
1995 Casper Yes Himself Uncredited; Cameo role
1997 Absolute Power Yes Yes Yes[III] Yes Luther Whitney Lead role
1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil Yes Yes
1999 True Crime Yes Yes Yes[II] Yes Steve Everett Lead role
2000 Space Cowboys Yes Yes Yes Frank Corvin Lead role
2002 Blood Work Yes Yes Yes Terry McCaleb Lead role
2003 Mystic River Yes Yes Yes[IV]
2004 Million Dollar Baby Yes Yes Yes[IV] Yes Frankie Dunn Lead role
2006 Flags of Our Fathers Yes Yes Yes[II][IV]
2006 Letters from Iwo Jima Yes Yes
2007 Grace Is Gone Yes[II][IV]
2008 Changeling Yes Yes Yes[IV]
2008 Gran Torino Yes Yes Yes[II] Yes Walt Kowalski Lead role
2009 Invictus Yes Yes
2010 Hereafter Yes Yes Yes
2010 Dave Brubeck: In His Own Sweet Way Yes
2011 J. Edgar Yes Yes Yes[IV]
2011 Kurosawa's Way Yes Himself[5]
2012 Trouble with the Curve Yes Yes Gus Lobel Lead role
2014 Jersey Boys Yes Yes Yes Rowdy Yates Cameo role on television
2014 American Sniper Yes Yes

^ I Credited for performing a song in the film
^ II Credited for writing song(s) for the film
^ III Credited for composing song(s) for the film
^ IV Credited for original score

Television[edit]

At the early stages of his acting career, Eastwood played several small roles in episodes for several television shows. This list includes appearances in various episodes of fictional shows, and excludes appearances as himself on talk shows, interview shows, ceremonies, and other related media.

Year Title Credited as
Series Notes Director Actor Role
1955 Allen in Movieland TV film Yes Orderly
1956 Highway Patrol 1 episode: "Motorcycle A" Yes Joe Keeley
1956 Death Valley Days 6 episodes Yes John Lucas
1957 The West Point Story 1 episode: "White Fury" Yes
1958 Navy Log 1 episode: "The Lonely Watch" Yes Burns
1959 Maverick 1 episode: "Duel at Sundown" Yes Red Hardigan
1959 Rawhide 217 episodes[6] Yes Rowdy Yates
1962 Mister Ed 1 episode: "Clint Eastwood Meets Mister Ed" Yes Himself
1985 Amazing Stories 1 episode: "Vanessa in the Garden"[7] Yes
2003 The Blues 1 episode: "Piano Blues"[8] Yes
2009 Johnny Mercer: The Dream's On Me[9] Yes[V] Yes Himself

^ V Executive producer

See also[edit]

References[edit]

General
Specific
  1. ^ "Success of movie cowboy Eastwood". BBC News. October 9, 2003. Archived from the original on August 4, 2010. Retrieved March 16, 2009. 
  2. ^ Sterritt, David (October 10, 2003). "Play 'Mystic' for me". The Christian Science Monitor. Archived from the original on August 4, 2010. Retrieved March 9, 2009. 
  3. ^ Leung, Rebecca (February 6, 2005). "Two Sides Of Clint Eastwood". CBS News. Archived from the original on August 4, 2010. Retrieved March 9, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Clint Eastwood". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 7, 2013. 
  5. ^ Simon, Alissa (May 13, 2011). "Kurosawa's Way". Variety. Retrieved January 18, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Move 'Em on head 'Em up." (Registration required). Bristol Evening Post. September 12, 2006. Retrieved March 9, 2009. 
  7. ^ "I Dream for a Living". Time. July 15, 1985. p. 4. Archived from the original on August 4, 2010. Retrieved March 16, 2009. 
  8. ^ Dunkley, Cathy (April 15, 2002). "Eastwood gets the 'Blues'" (Registration required). Variety. Retrieved March 16, 2009. 
  9. ^ "Johnny Mercer: The Dream's On Me". Turner Classic Movies. 2009. Retrieved November 5, 2009. 

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