MOVIE: Gran Torino (2008) ~ Clint Eastwood

Directed by Clint Eastwood Written by Nick Schenk & Dave Johansson Starring Clint Eastwood, Bee Vang Walt Kowalski (Eastwood), a racist Korean War veteran, becomes increasingly unhappy at the influx of Hmong people to his neighborhood. After he catches Tao (Vang), a teenage Hmong neighbor, attempting to steal his 1972 Gran Torino as part of a gang initiation, the boy is forced by his tradition-oriented family to work for Kowalski in penance.