Dirty Harry is a 1971 American neo-noir action thriller film produced and directed by Don Siegel, the first in the Dirty Harry series. Clint Eastwood plays the title role, in his first outing as San Francisco Police Department (SFPD) Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan.The film drew upon the real life case of the Zodiac Killer as the Callahan character seeks out a similar vicious psychopath.Music by: Lalo Schifrin. Dec 23, 1971 · Directed by Don Siegel. With Clint Eastwood, Andrew Robinson, Harry Guardino, Reni Santoni. When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to 7.7/10(133.1K).
Dirty Harry is an American action film series featuring San Francisco Police Department Homicide Division Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan who is notorious for being extremely violent and ruthless in his methods, and a danger for any partner assigned to him. Actor Clint Eastwood portrayed Callahan in all five of the series' films and directed the fourth one.Directed by: Don Siegel (1), Ted Post (2), James . American movie legend Clint Eastwood made fictional San Francisco police detective Harry Callahan a legend himself when he starred as Dirty Harry in a collection of five great films. Some of Harry Callahan’s quotes were as hard-hitting as his tough talking, no messing style of police work.