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    Aesthetics Analysis of No Country for Old Men No Country for Old Men is a movie adapted from Cormac McCarthy’s novel. Joel and Ethan Coen are the producers of the film, and it is hailed as the best film ever produced by the Coen brothers. The movie brings a new level of seriousness, a subtler touch, and an unbelievable depth and breadth of the vast sense of humanity to the Coen universe. In adapting the McCarthy's novel, the two brothers scaled the visual vocabulary in the film to match the bare-bones prose of the novel's author. In as much as the movie has little visual kinetics like other films, it tells a dramatic and extraordinary story in the simplest and uninflected shots. Furthermore, No Country for Old Men has more sequences of suffocating…

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    Mid Term The film No Country for Old Men directed by Joel and Ethan Coen has a very specific meaning ,that would have not been played out well without the ways narration and editing were used throughout the film. The aesthetics of the film played well together to make such an interesting plot. Many tools of cinema were used throughout the movie but these two specifically stood out to me to give the movie the meaning that it did.This films ending was surprising, and worked the way it did with…

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    No Country for Old Men tells a story that appears to focus on a satchel of money that everyone is trying to take, but the true meaning of the movie lies buried underneath all the lies, drugs, gun fights, and psychotic actions of a psychotic killer. Llewellyn Moss, a cowboy out for an evening hunt, stumbles across a drug deal gone wrong. After further investigation of the shootout he searches for the money. After Moss takes a satchel of money he goes from being the hunter to the hunted. Moss may…

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    No Country for Old Men (Ethan Coen & Joel Coen, 2007) is story about one box of money, two ways of living, and three men. Llewelyn Moss (Josh Brolin), who is an ex-soldier, finds a shooting scene by chance and get a large amount of money. Then, the psychopath killer Anton Chigurh (Javier Bardem) tries to chase and kill Moss to get this money back. The aging sheriff Ed Tom Bell (Tommy Lee Jones) follows Moss and Chigurh attempt to save Moss and this case. The most impressive part in this film is…

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    Literary analysis of “No Country for Old Men” : Is Greed Worth it? In No Country for Old Men, Cormac McCarthy’s book explains the problem of greed; all through the book we mainly follow main character Llewellyn Moss. Who finds himself in a pretty scary place. He found a bag filled with millions of dollars of drug money and many people are hunting for him, to collect that money. He is running for his life for a great deal of the book. All of which is because Llewellyn loved the power of money.…

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    The film “No Country for Old Men” describes in West Texas in the 1980s. Because of the evil (a fail drug deal) invasion of calm town, it results in a cat-and-mouse chase story of people’s. They chase each other all because of money from drug deal. Llewelyn Moss is a poor white former Vietnam veteran. Anton Chigurh has a mushroom head and carries a fire extinguisher new weapon like a killer. Sheriff Ed Tom Bell is an old sergeant in west Texas. The killer Anton Chigurh is a good example to…

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    Within the 2007 film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy’s novel No Country for Old Men, Sheriff Ed Tom Bell is attempting to help Moss, a man who stole money from a drug deal gone bad, evade the vengeance of Chigurh, a dangerous hitman. The Coen brothers, who directed the film, acknowledge that the novel’s title is a representation of the sheriff’s perspective, but in contrast with the novel, the focus of the movie is the multiple characters’ viewpoints about Chigurh and their reactions to him.…

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    Cormac McCarthy’s No Country for Old Men follows three men on a wild chase through the borders. While on a hunting endeavor, Llewelyn Moss discovers the scene of a drug deal gone wrong. As he investigates the scene, he finds 1.4 million dollars and decides to take it. Upon taking the money, he seals his fate with a brutal killer named Anton Chiguhr. As Moss is running from Chigur, the old Sheriff, Ed Tom Bell is chasing them. These men display three different personalities and mannerisms. The…

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    In the novel How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster, discusses in depth literary devices and their meanings. After reading Fosters novel and going on to reading No Country for Old men by Cormac McCarthy the main literary devices and themes conveyed were, geography, Christ figures, and violence. McCarthy uses these devices and themes to attract the reader to think about the book on a deeper level. In the novel No Country for Old Men the geography sets the tone for…

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    The Coen brothers both wrote and directed the film, No Country for Old Men, that premiered in 2007. Within the first scene the tone of the movie was set. The secluded desert is the opening scene. Silent, dark, and mysterious with little to no signs of anyone around. As the sun rises so does signs of civilization. Showing different times of day in the same location. It then shifts to an officer of the law with a man he has under arrest. After putting him in the car he places the man’s belongings…

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