The adventures of San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan continue in Ted Post’s “Magnum Force”; a film in which the enthusiasm for gratuitous bloodshed and mayhem actually rises appreciably from the standard set by Don Siegel’s 1971 “Dirty Harry”, along with a contradictory message against vigilantiism which seems in direct contrast to the startlingly high kill count of Eastwood’s homicide investigator.
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I never got why he was bothered by the police killing off the bad guys.
It was right up his street, surely?
Regards from England. Pete.