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10 Great Movie Eyepatches

A quick look at our favorite eyepatches of the big screen.

When I think eyepatches in the movies, I think first of Rooster Cogburn, the crapulous lawman from True Grit. I usually think of the John Wayne version first:

Then I think of the Jeff Bridges version from the re-make of True Grit:

That’s the dirty version of an eyepatch. For the clean version, there’s Robert Wagner from Austin Powers in Goldmember:

Or Daryl Hannah in Kill Bill:

Heck, she’s almost as sexy as Bette Davis in The Anniversary:

From the younger crowd, here’s Lucas Black from Crazy in Alabama:

He looks like he’s ready to grow up to be Tom Cruise in Valkyrie:

Speaking of scary kinds of eyepatches, here’s Dennis Hopper sporting one in Waterworld:

For cool-guy eyepatchin’ I like Kurt Russell in Escape From New York:

Finally, we have Zsa Zsa Gabor, and it’s not even from a movie. Supposedly this is how she looked when claiming in 1953 that Dominican playboy Porfirio Rubirosa gave her a black eye. There’s just something about the photo:

(All photos except John Wayne from WENN.)

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