Total Recall

Rank Clint Eastwood's 10 Best Movies as Director

In this week's Total Recall, we look back at the 15:17 to Paris director's best work behind the camera.

by | February 7, 2018 | Comments

He’s gone from TV star to action hero to one of the biggest stars in Hollywood — on both sides of the camera. We’re talking, of course, about Clint Eastwood, and with his latest directorial effort, The 15:17 to Paris, reaching theaters this weekend, we at RT thought the time was right for a look back at the best-reviewed films of his career behind the lens.

You’ll find the expected entries here — no Eastwood list would be complete without Unforgiven and Million Dollar Baby, for instance — but the length of his directorial résumé might surprise you. We’ve reached back to the beginning, set the Tomatometer for “Make My Day,” and come up with a list that’ll take you from the high plains to the sands of Iwo Jima. Do you feel lucky, punks?

Use the arrows to rank the movies, or click here to see them ranked by Tomatometer!

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