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Clint Eastwood became a father again for the seventh time with daughter Morgan in 1996

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Jordan Spieth. right, stands on the 18th green of the Pebble Beach Golf Links and talks with Clint Eastwood after winning the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am golf tournament Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Pebble Beach, Calif. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is a 1966 Italian epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone, starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, and Eli Wallach in the title roles respectively. The film is known for Leone's use of long shots and close-up cinematography, as well as his distinctive use of violence, tension, and stylistic gunfights. The plot revolves around three gunslingers competing to find fortune in a buried cache of Confederate gold amid the violent chaos of the American Civil War (specifically the New Mexico Campaign in 1862), while participating in many battles and duels along the way. The film was the third collaboration between Leone and Clint Eastwood, and the second with Lee Van Cleef. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly was marketed as the third and final installment in the Dollars Trilogy, following A Fistful of Dollars and For a Few Dollars More. The film was a financial success, grossing over $25 million at the box office. Because of general disapproval of the Spaghetti Western genre at the time, critical reception of the film following its release was mixed, but it gained critical acclaim in later years. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is now seen as a highly influential example of the Western film genre and one of the greatest films of all time.

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Bradley Cooper, American Sniper (2014) directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Jason Hall. It is loosely based on the memoir American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History (2012) by Chris Kyle, with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. The film follows the life of Kyle, who became the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history with 255 kills from four tours in the Iraq War, 160 of which were officially confirmed by the Department of Defense. The film received mostly positive reviews from critics, with the majority of praise directed towards Cooper's lead performance and Eastwood's direction, though it attracted some controversy over its portrayal of both the War in Iraq and of Chris Kyle. At the 87th Academy Awards, American Sniper received six nominations, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Actor for Cooper (the award went to Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything), ultimately winning one award for Best Sound Editing

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Bradley Cooper, American Sniper (2014) directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Jason Hall. It is loosely based on the memoir American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History (2012) by Chris Kyle, with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. The film follows the life of Kyle, who became the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history with 255 kills from four tours in the Iraq War, 160 of which were officially confirmed by the Department of Defense. The film received mostly positive reviews from critics, with the majority of praise directed towards Cooper's lead performance and Eastwood's direction, though it attracted some controversy over its portrayal of both the War in Iraq and of Chris Kyle. At the 87th Academy Awards, American Sniper received six nominations, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Actor for Cooper (the award went to Eddie Redmayne, The Theory of Everything), ultimately winning one award for Best Sound Editing

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American Sniper is a 2014 American biographical war film directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Jason Hall. It is loosely based on the memoir American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History (2012) by Chris Kyle, with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. The film follows the life of Kyle, who became the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history with 255 kills from four tours in the Iraq War, 160 of which were officially confirmed by the Department of Defense. While Kyle was celebrated for his military successes, his tours of duty took a heavy toll on his personal and family life. The film stars Bradley Cooper as Kyle and Sienna Miller as his wife Taya, with Luke Grimes, Jake McDorman, Cory Hardrict, Kevin Lacz, Navid Negahban and Keir O'Donnell in supporting roles. The world premiere was on November 11, 2014, at the American Film Institute Festival, followed by a limited theatrical release in the United States on December 25, 2014 and a wide release on January 16, 2015. The film became a major success, with a worldwide gross of over $547 million, making it the highest-grossing film of 2014 in the United States ($350 million), the highest-grossing war film of all time unadjusted for inflation, and Eastwood's highest-grossing film to date. The film received mostly positive reviews from critics, with the majority of praise directed towards Cooper's lead performance and Eastwood's direction, though it attracted some controversy over its portrayal of both the War in Iraq and of Chris Kyle. At the 87th Academy Awards, American Sniper received six nominations, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best Actor for Cooper, ultimately winning one award for Best Sound Editing

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Cheers: The Complete Series, Clint Eastwood: The Universal Pictures 7-Movie Collection, and The Roosevelts: An Intimate History are some last-minute gift ideas for dad. (Photo by Joseph Szadkowski / The Washington Times)

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Clint Eastwood speaks at the 2015 Spike TV Guy's Choice Awards at Sony Studios on Saturday, June 6, 2015, at Sony Studios in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Phil McCarten/Invision/AP)

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Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger captain of the US Airways flight #5149 that landed in New York's Hudson River in 2009, poses in his office at his home in Danville, Calif., in this Jan. 10, 2011, file photo. Clint Eastwood will follow up his box-office sensation “American Sniper” with a biopic of Capt. Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

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Filmmaker Clint Eastwood poses for a photo op before "The Legend of Cinema Luncheon: A Salute to Clint Eastwood" during CinemaCon 2015 at Caesars Palace on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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Clint Eastwood directed and starred in 'Unforgiven' (1992).

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Clint Eastwood, left, and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu speak at the Producers Guild Awards Nominees Breakfast hosted by The Hollywood Reporter at the Saban Theatre on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Invision for The Hollywood Reporter/AP Images)

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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015 file photo, Clint Eastwood arrives at the National Board of Review Awards Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. Ricahrd Linklater’s 12-year commitment to the coming-of-age tale “Boyhood” has continued to pay off with a coveted nomination from the Directors Guild of America—his first—, the organization announced Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. Also nominated for their outstanding achievement in directing were first-time nominee Wes Anderson for the whimsical “Grand Budapest Hotel,” Alejandro González Inarritu for his dark show business comedy “Birdman,” Morten Tyldum for his Alan Turing biopic “The Imitation Game,” and Eastwood for his fact-based wartime drama “American Sniper.” Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

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Clint Eastwood was drafted into the Army during the war in Korea, Eastwood was sent to Ft. Ord in California for basic training. He was given a job as a swimming instructor and remained at Ft. Ord. He was discharged in 1953. Clint Eastwood, color transparencies of him in a car with a camera in 1962. (AP Photo)

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Actor and director Clint Eastwood speaks with reporters during the opening of the Warner Bros. Theater at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, Feb. 1, 2012. The National Board of Review thrust its support squarely behind the early 1980s New York drama “A Most Violent Year,” naming it best film and awarding its stars Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain. Announcing its annual selections on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, the group also handed best director to Eastwood for his upcoming Navy SEAL drama “American Sniper.” (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) ** FILE **

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Clint Eastwood directed and starred in 'Unforgiven' (1992).

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Clint Eastwood, director and producer of the upcoming film "Jersey Boys," introduces a trailer for the film during the Warner Bros. presentation at CinemaCon 2014 on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Las Vegas. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

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Actor, film director and producer Clint Eastwood served as the nonpartisan mayor of Carmel-by-the-Sea, California from 1986 to 1988.