Sudden Impact

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Sudden Impact ★★½ 1983 (R)

Eastwood directs himself in this formula thriller, the fourth “Dirty Harry” entry. This time “Dirty Harry” Callahan tracks down a revenge-obsessed murderess and finds he has more in common with her than he expected. Meanwhile, local mobsters come gunning for him. This is the one where he says, “Go ahead. Make my day.” Followed by “The Dead Pool.” 117m/ C VHS, DVD . Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Pat Hingle, Bradford Dillman, Albert “Poppy” Popwell; D: Clint Eastwood; W: Joseph C. Stinson; C: Bruce Surtees; M: Lalo Schifrin.