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Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Dirty Michigan?

So far, just rumor
New state tax incentives may be taking hold

Will Michigan star in next Clint Eastwood film? | Freep.com |

There has been speculation that “Gran Torino” will be the sixth “Dirty Harry” entry — Harry drove a ’72 Gran Torino in 1973’s “Magnum Force,” the first “Harry” sequel — though the smarter money says it will involve Eastwood’s character befriending a Hmong family in a small Minnesota town.

Janet Lockwood, director of the Michigan Film Office, wouldn’t confirm that Eastwood is heading our way.

“Until the paperwork is signed, I can’t make any announcement.”

1 comment:

Lauren said...

Are all the states doing this now? One movie was recently filmed at my high school, another likely is on the way down the street - this is in CT. We are on the second movie in 2 months at our local mall here in MA. Both states recently implemented tax incentives...