There is a real science to taking nostalgia and repurposing it for a new era and this manages to hit that balance perfectly. My only regret is that I had not seen the original sooner to have some level of nostalgia for it myself.
This is my first Coen Brothers film (I know, I know!) and I am sold. I have so much I want to say about this, I had to sleep on it before I even attempted it, and I still don’t trust I’m going to hit it all, but we’re giving it a shot.
I watched this anticipating it would complement a very specific mood I was in, and I was absolutely correct. I’m the kind of person who doesn’t always…