About

Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighborhood and the world around him. Kowalski is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy old man who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbors. He is a Korean War veteran whose prize possession is a 1972 Gran Torino he keeps in mint condition. When his neighbor Thao, a young Hmong teenager under pres...

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Directed by

Clint Eastwood

Written by

Nick Schenk (Screenplay)
Dave Johannson (Story)

Runtime

116 minutes

Country

United States of America, Germany

Language

English

Tagline

Ever come across somebody you shouldn't have messed with?

Cast

Keywords

priest teenager car gangster rape gang old man war veteran immigration widower detroit hmong

Photos

Lists

#158 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#333 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?