United Kingdom: February 27 2009
United States: January 09 2009
Ranking: 589 out of 15,705 movies (up 208)
Ranked #171 in list 'The best movies ever'
Walt Kowalski is a veteran of the Korean War. Now he is retired and has no more hobbies than his old car Gran Torino of 72. His wife died not long time ago and spends his days and nights alone and drinking beer. Walt is a bitter old curmudgeon who is awaiting death on the porch of his house. The house next door is empty, and just moved there a family of Asian people who displease further Walt. However, their neighbors shall endeavor to encourage Walt, and when people of the neighborhood begin to disturb the Asians, Walt begins to consider to what extent was correct mindset. Clint Eastwood's acclaimed film, much loved by the public that criticism.