Tag: The Coen Brothers

4 Films Worth Watching

Summer is over. A new teaching year has begun. So long international travel, spontaneous naps, extended walks, and the chance to catch up on movies and read books. What about my working manuscript, Inside the Gold Plated Pistol? I made steady progress and am…

Dear Ethan and Joel Coen,

Those of us who have followed you both through the decades have left the cinema scratching our heads, delighted with the incongruous blending of bizarre characters saying ordinary things (or ordinary characters saying antiquated things) which sound funny at the time.  Within the dark…