We don’t make Clint Eastwood drink Coca-Cola. Here’s why the movie veteran refuses to show the famous soda in his films.

An essential star of Hollywood cinema since the 1960s, Clint Eastwood built his badass reputation thanks to the saga dirty harry where he plays an inspector more focused on firearms than the schoolboy humor of Police Academy. Eastwood is also a label, that of a nonagenarian director who won an Oscar in 1992 for his twilight western Ruthless. A reward among many others in the career of an artist who can also be proud of having won the César for Best Foreign Film three times, in addition to four Golden Globes. Eastwood is finally the proud father of a large family of eight children. Among them, Kyle, whom we see briefly in Bronco Billy (1980).

In the early 80s, Eastwood jr. decides to follow in his father’s footsteps and passes the casting for Karate Kid. In the waiting room, Kyle then crosses paths with future big Hollywood stars like Robert Downey Jr., Charlie Sheen and of course Ralph Macchio, who will land the lead role in the film. According The Game of Nerds, Clint would not have appreciated that his son was rejected by the production. Resentful, the most famous cowboy of American cinema would have decided not to show the Coca-Cola brand in his films. Columbia Pictures, the studio behind Karate Kidindeed belonged to the brand of soda…

This completely crazy scene that required several thousand liters of Coca-Cola

If Eastwood refuses to see the slightest drop of Coca-Cola on his set, Cary Joji Fukunaga had to overdose on the set of Dying can wait. For the purposes of the chase scene that opens the last james bond, Daniel Craig’s understudy had to jump over a wall on a motorcycle and land on slippery cobblestones. Stunt manager Lee Morrison decided to use 37,000 liters of Coca-Cola to increase soil adhesion thanks to the drink’s very high sugar content. ” I spent nearly 60,000 euros to spray Coca-Colahe confided to Total Movie. I’ve been doing it on slippery surfaces for a very long time. And once cleaned, it’s as if nothing had happened! What to give Clint Eastwood food for thought…

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