R | | Drama
Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.
When Walt is at the Hmong neighbors' party, he pats the head of a young Hmong girl passing through, causing the family members to audibly gasp. As Sue then explains to him in the following scene, in the Hmong culture, the human head is believed to ... ...
God, I am sorry for Dorothy, Walt. She was a real peach.
Walt Kowalski: Thanks for coming, Al.
The sides of the folding chairs flip by the time Walt takes the 2 folding chairs from the basement to the upstairs; the curvatures of the chairs clearly show this.
The credits scroll over a highway overlooking the lake shore, with the Warner Logo appearing in black and white.
$271,720 (USA) (12 December 2008)
$148,085,755 (USA) (12 June 2009)
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