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5th Dec '16 11:57:54 AM Morgenthaler
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* Filming a movie or tv-series in really bright surroundings, like deserts.[[note]]Possibly another reason for Clint's original squint, because Film/TheDollarsTrilogy that made him BadAss was shot in South Spain, often in the deserts. In fact, Clint has mentioned in multiple interviews over the years that the squint started simply because he is very sensitive to direct light.[[/note]]

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* Filming a movie or tv-series in really bright surroundings, like deserts.[[note]]Possibly another reason for Clint's original squint, because Film/TheDollarsTrilogy that made him BadAss badass was shot in South Spain, often in the deserts. In fact, Clint has mentioned in multiple interviews over the years that the squint started simply because he is very sensitive to direct light.[[/note]]
13th Aug '16 2:57:52 PM nombretomado
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[[caption-width-right:330: [[DirtyHarry Go ahead, make his day.]]]]

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[[caption-width-right:330: [[DirtyHarry [[Film/DirtyHarry Go ahead, make his day.]]]]



* Also referenced in ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff'', when an angry diatribe by [[DeanBitterman Ed Rooney]] impresses his secretary Grace, who claims he sounded like DirtyHarry. Ed follows up with the squint.

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* Also referenced in ''Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff'', when an angry diatribe by [[DeanBitterman Ed Rooney]] impresses his secretary Grace, who claims he sounded like DirtyHarry.Film/DirtyHarry. Ed follows up with the squint.
22nd Jun '16 4:37:31 AM Adept
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* Alex Ross tends to draw and paint {{Superman}} with a Clint Squint. He also had one in the old 1940's MaxAndDaveFleischer also tended to give him a Clint Squint in the 1940's SupermanTheatricalCartoons, and his [[DCAnimatedUniverse DCAU appearance]] tends to be drawn like this in [[ShoutOut tribute]] to the Fleischer cartoons.

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* Alex Ross tends to draw and paint {{Superman}} Franchise/{{Superman}} with a Clint Squint. He also had one in the old 1940's MaxAndDaveFleischer Creator/MaxAndDaveFleischer also tended to give him a Clint Squint in the 1940's SupermanTheatricalCartoons, WesternAnimation/SupermanTheatricalCartoons, and his [[DCAnimatedUniverse DCAU appearance]] tends to be drawn like this in [[ShoutOut tribute]] to the Fleischer cartoons.
9th Jun '16 5:32:24 PM nombretomado
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* SamuraiJack does this. ALL the time.

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* SamuraiJack WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack does this. ALL the time.
23rd Apr '16 11:45:51 AM TVRulezAgain
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* Doc of the sixth ''TheLandBeforeTime'' film.

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* Doc of the sixth ''TheLandBeforeTime'' ''WesternAnimation/TheLandBeforeTime'' film.
21st Mar '16 2:49:50 AM stephantom
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* Filming a movie or tv-series in really bright surroundings, like deserts.[[note]]Possibly another reason for Clint's original squint, because Film/TheDollarsTrilogy that made him BadAss was shot in South Spain, often in the deserts.[[/note]]

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* Filming a movie or tv-series in really bright surroundings, like deserts.[[note]]Possibly another reason for Clint's original squint, because Film/TheDollarsTrilogy that made him BadAss was shot in South Spain, often in the deserts. In fact, Clint has mentioned in multiple interviews over the years that the squint started simply because he is very sensitive to direct light.[[/note]]



* TropeNamer is Creator/ClintEastwood, who frequently squinted while playing his iconic western roles. Eastwood said he only did it because the cigars his character smoked bugged his eyes, and he was allergic to horses.

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* TropeNamer is Creator/ClintEastwood, who frequently squinted while playing his iconic western roles. Eastwood said he only did it because the cigars his character smoked bugged his eyes, and he was allergic to horses. He's also said his eyes are sensitive to bright light.
7th Mar '16 2:36:33 PM Morgenthaler
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* [[Series/BurnNotice Michael Westen]]. Justified, as the series takes place and is filmed in sunny Miami.

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* [[Series/BurnNotice ''Series/BurnNotice'': Michael Westen]].Westen. Justified, as the series takes place and is filmed in sunny Miami.
7th Mar '16 2:36:14 PM Morgenthaler
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* The titular ''WalkerTexasRanger'' would get one at least OnceAnEpisode -- usually complete with dramatic close up and ThemeMusicPowerUp.

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* The titular ''WalkerTexasRanger'' ''Series/WalkerTexasRanger'' would get one at least OnceAnEpisode -- usually complete with dramatic close up and ThemeMusicPowerUp.
22nd Dec '15 6:33:08 AM SutairuMasuta
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* His protege ComicBook/Nightwing [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE2CpwAuO8k makes a similar squint]] in ''WesternAnimation/YoungJustice'', when [[spoiler:he's enraged at the Blue Beetle seemingly allying himself with the Reach.]]

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* His protege ComicBook/Nightwing ComicBook/{{Nightwing}} [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE2CpwAuO8k makes a similar squint]] in ''WesternAnimation/YoungJustice'', when [[spoiler:he's enraged at the Blue Beetle seemingly allying himself with the Reach.]]
22nd Dec '15 6:32:47 AM SutairuMasuta
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* His protege ComicBook/Nightwing [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE2CpwAuO8k makes a similar squint]] in ''WesternAnimation/YoungJustice'', when [[spoiler:he's enraged at the Blue Beetle seemingly allying himself with the Reach.]]
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