On this day in 1992, Warner Brothers released a Revisionist Western film directed by Clint Eastwood in movie theaters nationwide. The cast included Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, and Richard Harris. On a budget of $14,400,000, Unforgiven managed to gross over $159,200,000 at the worldwide box office. The movie ended up winning 4 Academy Awards (including Best Picture). In the years since, Unforgiven has become widely regarded as not only a classic, but also among the best of Clint Eastwood's directorial efforts, if not, his very best.