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Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

The Coen brothers have done it again. That is they have created a movie masterpiece. Inside Llewn Davis follows the familiar Coen Brothers format of the story of the loser, who is a tragic, yet brilliant, character that the film is named…

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

The Coen brothers do the Sixties Greenwich Village music scene, with surreal touches The Coens' Inside Llewyn Davis is a period musical film and hence invites comparison to the siblings' O Brother, Where Art Thou? Indeed again there's…

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Inside Llewyn Davis, whilst proving almost impossible for me to pronounce, is one of the best scripted films of this year’s London Film Festival, and one of the best overall. Written and directed by the Coen brothers, it follows folk…

True Grit (2010)

Okay, I’d better start by letting people know that I have neither seen the original movie nor read the novel by Charles Portis that this movie is based on. I just knew that it was a Coen Brothers movie and that was enough for me. Having…

Top 10 Westerns

With the release of the Coen’s modern western epic True Grit, it’s perhaps high time to take a look back at the genre’s long history and pick out some of its true classics. 1. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (1966) The third and…