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Take the Money and Run

17 Nov

In the Coen brothers’ new film, No Country for Old Men, Llewelyn Moss (Josh Brolin) comes across a drug deal gone bad and takes a bag with $2 million from the scene.

Anton Chigurh (Javier Bardem), one of the baddest bad guys I’ve ever seen, is hired by some businessmen to track down the money.

And no matter where Moss goes, Chigurh finds him. That bad guy, he’s good.

And so is the film itself.

Also featuring a top-notch performance by Tommy Lee Jones — as Ed Tom Bell, the sheriff on Chigurh’s trail — No Country is one of the best movies of the year. Continue reading