Coen Brothers’ True Grit

I’ll say that Coens tend to do better when creating a film in a genre style they admire—see Miller’s Crossing, an homage to classic gangster movies that becomes one—rather than an actual remake—witness The Ladykillers. Still, every movie from the filmmakers is an event, so when I heard they were redoing John Wayne’s True Grit I thought, “Huh!” Here’s a trailer for the picture, which due in December:

True Grit 2010

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Carsten Knox is a massive, cheese-eating nerd. In the day he works as a journalist in Halifax, Nova Scotia. At night he stares out at the rain-slick streets, watches movies, and writes about what he's seeing.