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Clint Eastwood or John Wayne

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by jnday, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    I have been thumbing through the TV channels and ran across Pale Rider and Unforgiven . It brought to mind a quesion that all men should have an opinion on . Are you a Clint Eastwood man or a John Wayne man ? I have to go with Clint myself . He has made so many great movies . The Outlaw Josey Wales is a classic . Give me your opinion .
  2. ConcordCowboy

    ConcordCowboy Mr. Buckeye

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    No question BOTH
  3. iceberg

    iceberg detoxed Zone Supporter

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    never much a wayne fan - like many "actors" they're 1 dimensional. clint can get past that to a degree.
  4. Achilleslastand

    Achilleslastand Well-Known Member

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  5. 2233boys

    2233boys Benched

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    Clint Eastwood is a far better actor than John Wayne ever was.
  6. vta

    vta The Proletariat

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  7. Hostile

    Hostile Peace Zone Supporter

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    John Wayne. The rest are pretenders and even Clint would admit that. It is over 30 years since he died and he still is voted in the top 3 favorite actors. The Duke is royalty.
  8. Jammer

    Jammer Retired Air Force Guy

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    Clint Eastwood all the way. He played lots of bad guys, semi-bad guys, semi-good guys, and good guys. Did John Wayne play anything but good guys? I don't know because when I was a kid his movies seemed kind of boring.
  9. MyBad

    MyBad Member

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    Yep:)
  10. Risen Star

    Risen Star Likes Collector Zone Supporter

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    My vote goes to Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen.
  11. DA FAN

    DA FAN Active Member

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    I'm strictly talking the movies they both made and I prefer Clint Eastwood over John Wayne.

    JW struck me as an arrogant SOB.
  12. Hostile

    Hostile Peace Zone Supporter

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    Read Captain America's post about him this week. Every person I have spoken to who met him say different.
  13. DA FAN

    DA FAN Active Member

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    I'm referring to the roles he played in the movies....I would imagine he was a nice guy in real life as most older actors are...
  14. iceberg

    iceberg detoxed Zone Supporter

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    i just honestly find him 1 dimensional.

    i think sean connery is 1 dimensional also.

    to me some of the best actors of our time would be be tom hanks, jeff bridges and christopher walken - although as much as i love walken he can be 1 dimensional also.
  15. Duane

    Duane Active Member

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    Clint is just so much more well rounded that it's hard to side against him.
  16. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

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    Eastwood. Clint Eastwood.
  17. Boom

    Boom Just Dez It

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    Clint Eastwood
  18. bbgun

    bbgun Benched

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    There's no wrong answer, but I prefer Eastwood. Duke seemed to be out of his element when he wasn't playing a soldier or cowboy.
  19. Heisenberg

    Heisenberg Pow! Pow!

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    Clint Eastwood
  20. jnday

    jnday Well-Known Member

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    I think Clint has as many good lines as any actor ever and I think he pulled them off as only he can .
    "Go ahead , make my day ."
    " Buzzards gotta eat , same as worms ."
    And many more . He owned these lines .

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