Top 3 Dirty Harry Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Dirty Harry facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Dirty Harry film message.

The final dockside showdown between Callahan and vigilante cop ringleader Briggs includes a Marine Salvage sign as a backdrop, alluding to the former military that make up Briggs' killer cop squad.

Dirty Harry Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. Jim Carrey's character is making a music video where he's lip-synching to Guns N' Roses "Welcome to the Jungle". Later, members of Guns N' Roses are present at his funeral.

Dirty Harry Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - Clint Eastwood enters a burger bar just round from a cinema showing Play Misty for Me (1971), directed and starring Clint Eastwood.
    Clint Eastwood enters a burger bar just round from a cinema showing Play Misty for Me (1971), directed and starring Clint Eastwood.
Dirty Harry poster
Dirty Harry poster

Dirty Harry Plot

When a madman calling himself "the Scorpio Killer" menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Dirty Harry. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Crime, Thriller
Director Don Siegel
Stars Clint Eastwood, Harry Guardino, Reni Santoni, John Vernon
IMDB score 7.7