Wow. Well that was fuckin' amazing.
I went into this with a hangover, and although I was looking forward to seeing it, I really couldn't be bothered and just wanted my bed. But from the first minute to the last I was glued, and the 2 hours just flew by. Fun, enjoyment, spectacle, performances, overall just a great film to see at the cinema, and I think I enjoyed this more than the first film.
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First time I seen Gran Torino was when it first got released. I absolutely loved it and thought it was excellent, and I knew I would own it on DVD. Having recently just bought it I have now seen it for the 2nd time.
Watching it back, I still find it great, but I found the racist slurs and comments just pointless. Okay, we get it, Walt Kowalski is an old grumpy curmudgeonly racist bastard, you don't need to drop in a pointless slur every 2minutes to hammer home the point.
Oh, and the young actor who plays Tao is terrible.