THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS- Review by Susan Granger

If you threw a lasso at six 19th century Western mini-sketches and tied them together, like an old, clothbound anthology, they’d resemble Ethan and Joel Coen’s latest cinematic diversion. Superbly photographed in Colorado, New Mexico and Nebraska by Bruno Delbonnel, Carter Burwell’s beautiful score ties everything together.

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THE BALLAD OF BUSTER SCRUGGS – Review by Diane Carson

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs delivers the Coen Brothers’ take on the Old West. Six distinct stories, running two hours twelve minutes total, boast six outstanding, different casts. As writers and directors, as well as editors under their usual designation of Roderick Jaynes, each story presents a Coens’ inimitable take on familiar Old West topics and themes.

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