Protesting Too Much

I‘ll start out by saying that, in my opinion, the most egregious error that the Coen’s made with Inside Llewyn Davis was using the names “Jim and Jean” for the characters in the film. It fuels the mostly unwarranted complaints that people are being misrepresented in the movie … and … → read more

INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS: directed by Joel & Ethan Coen

    INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS directed by Joel and Ethan Coen CBS Films/Studio Canal 105 minutes, Rated R   We expect Joel and Ethan Coen brothers to deliver quirky films whose logic drifts toward the surreal. Had that been the case with Inside Llewyn Davis, it would have been … → read more

Dave Van Ronk to be the Basis of a Movie?!?

Joel and Ethan Coen, the film making brothers who gave us movies such as “Fargo,” “The Big Lebowski” and last year’s critically acclaimed feature “True Grit,” are working on their next feature – which appears to have a folk music theme, and potentially evolves around Dave Van Ronk. According to … → read more