Tag: Anthology

Why ‘The Ballad of Buster Scruggs’ Is More Than the Sum of Its Parts

“In a way, the Coens complete the arc of the film, tying it together cohesively, by suggesting that the arc is random, sometimes cruel, and sometimes meaningless.”

‘Southbound’ and the Anatomy of a Horror Anthology

“If the director’s approach to the material isn’t to your liking — say he’s too harsh to his characters or revels in gore for gore’s sake — a new direction, even within the confines of the broad horror genre, is just around the corner.”