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Gran Torino


 

Genre: Drama | Crime
Certificate:    15
Running Time:  116 minutes

 

Plot Outline:   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 an old man, who can't get along with either his kids or his neighbors, 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 pressure from his gang member cousin, tries to steal his Gran Torino, Kowalski sets out to reform the youth. Drawn against his will into the life of Thao's family, Kowalski is soon taking steps to protect them from the gangs that infest their neighborhood. (courtesy IMDB)

Awards: Nominated for a Golden Globe with another two award wins and four award nominations 

 

Cast: 

Clint Eastwood ... Walt Kowalski

Christopher Carley ... Father Janovich

Bee Vang ... Thao Vang Lor
Ahney Her ... Sue Lor

Brian Haley ... Mitch Kowalski

Geraldine Hughes ... Karen Kowalski

 

Movie Website:

        www.thegrantorino.com

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