Clint Eastwood’s ‘Cry Macho’ Sets October Release
has announced an October 22 release date for Clint Eastwood’s latest movie, “Cry Macho.”The Western story is based on the 1975 novel by N.
Richard Nash and stars Eastwood along with Eduardo Minett and Dwight Yoakam.The screenplay is written by Nash and Nick Schenk.Set in 1978, Eastwood plays a one-time rodeo star and washed up horse breeder who takes a job from an ex-boss to bring the man’s young son home and away from his alcoholic mom.
Crossing rural Mexico on their back way to Texas, the unlikely pair faces an unexpectedly challenging journey, during which the world-weary horseman may find his own sense of redemption through teaching the boy what it means to be a good man.The novel was originally written as a screenplay before Nash turned it into a novel, and Eastwood first considered adapting it in 1988.
Arnold Schwarzenegger was set to star