Letters from Iwo Jima

By Debbie Elicksen. I would call Letters from Iwo Jima (2006) the modern day version of All Quiet on the Western Front. It qualifies as classic material, and it also Continue Reading →

Mystic River

By Debbie Elicksen Mystic River (2003) is an outstanding crime drama directed by Clint Eastwood. Brian Helgeland wrote the screenplay, which is based on the novel by Dennis Lehane. Three childhood Continue Reading →

American Sniper

By Debbie Elicksen. Clint Eastwood directed this film about Navy S.E.A.L. sniper Chris Kyle (played by Bradley Cooper). The screenplay, written by Jason Hall, is based on the book by Chris Continue Reading →

J. Edgar

By Debbie Elicksen. This 2011 Warner Bros production was a bit all talk and lacking in substance. J. Edgar was directed and produced by Clint Eastwood and written by Dustin Lance Continue Reading →