2 thoughts on “The Sisters Brothers [Blu-ray]

  1. An anti-hero film worth watching This film is set during the height of the gold-rush as a pair of anti-heroes make their way across the American West. It is full of beautiful vistas and superb character acting. The film reinvents itself at nearly every turn. It shifts seamlessly from comedy to action, from brother’s keeper to an emotional character study in a wild ride that encapsulates many aspects of the human condition during western expansion. This film is idiosyncratic at times. If you enjoy films by the Cohen…

  2. 3.5 stars… ambitious attempt to revive the western genre has its ups and downs “The Sisters Brothers” (2018 release; 120 min.) brings the story of Charlie and Eli Sisters. As the movie opens, we are reminded that it is “Oregon 1851” and the Sisters Brothers are involved in a night time shootout (for reasons we aren’t told). After that, they go to their next job: hunting down a guy who may or may not have stolen a formula that makes the prospecting of gold easier. In a parallel story, we get to know John Morris, a detective looking to chase down the Sisters Brothers. At…

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