dark        
spacer

First trailer for Coen brothers' The Ballad of Buster Scruggs brings us them back to the wild west

0

This looks so Coen brothers it hurts

If there is one thing the Coen brothers knock out of the park (and there are many things they knock out of the park), it's westerns. No Country for Old Men and True Grit are some of the best films the genre has to offer. Hell, even their not-westerns are a little bit western, and when they do go full western you know you're in for something special. That's why it's hard not to get super excited for their upcoming Netflix film, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, which the first trailer for just landed.

This looks like one of the most Coen-feeling films they've done. It's got that weird, hilarious comic edge to it while playing through their love of westerns. The movie, which was originally pitched as a six-part anthology TV series, is a six-part anthology film. You can see some of the tonal and visual shifts between stories in the trailer itself, but it'll be interesting to see how they all tie together thematically as a whole. Early reviews have been mixed, but early reviews of Coen films are almost always mixed. 

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs will open in limited theaters and on Netflix on November 16, 2018.


You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 

 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Matthew Razak
Matthew RazakEditor-in-Chief   gamer profile

Matthew Razak is the Editor-in-Chief here at Flixist, meaning he gets to take credit for all this awesome even though its really the rest of the amazing staff that gets it done. He started as a c... more + disclosures


 



Also on Flixist: the Ballad of Buster Scruggs   (1)   From our database:

  • First trailer for Coen brothers' The Ballad of Buster Scruggs brings us them back to the wild west - Matthew Razak
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Coen brothers #Netflix #Trailers #video #Westerns

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •