Eastwood & Streep: Bridges of Madison County

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Eastwood & Streep: Bridges of Madison County

Post by jserraglio » Sat May 01, 2010 6:22 am

Saw most of this picture for the first time on the TV Guide Channel, of all places. It swept me away. Streep's character is fascinating and Eastwood more than holds his own with this great actress. This movie reminded me of David Lean's Brief Encounter which Andre Previn has just turned into a emotionally wrenching opera.

Everything about Madison County is first rate. Eastwood as director did a great job, and the cinematography is wonderfully evocative of the characters' emotions.

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Re: Eastwood & Streep: Bridges of Madison County

Post by smitty1931 » Thu May 20, 2010 8:09 am

If you liked the movie you should read the book. It is better than the movie!

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