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Rescripting the Western in 'No Country for Old Men'
13 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
How the Coen Brothers' ostensibly faithful award winning adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country For Old Men diverges from its creator's rather questionable politics.
I Read the News Today, Oh, Boy
18 Mar 2013 // 6:30 PM
Listening to the NRA's Wayne LaPierre speak around the massacring of children without missing a beat, it's easy to agree with Lewis Black that this century is starting to look just as physically dangerous as the last one—even if, as Steven Pinker claims, it's actually more peaceful.
Blood Meridian: The Last of the True
7 Jun 2009 // 5:00 PM
Cormac McCarthy’s Blood Meridian has been called unfilmable, but that doesn't stop Ben Nichols from getting ahead of the game and crafting a worthy soundtrack.
No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
10 Jan 2008 // 4:00 PM
Though the novel and film versions of McCarthy's story share the same long, desolate stretch of road, they provide differing ways of encountering and interpreting the signs along the way.
The Road by Cormac McCarthy / Oprah's Book Club selection
28 Mar 2007 // 2:00 AM
Oprah loves the father-son journey of Cormac McCarthy's post-apocalyptic novel and has made it the newest pick in the influential Oprah's Book Club.
The Road by Cormac McCarthy [$14.95]
18 Nov 2007 // 10:18 PM
Oprah is right on target with this one. The apocalypse is not to be tinkered with lightly, or given to writers of lesser caliber. McCarthy
Oprah chooses bleak Cormac McCarthy novel for book club
28 Mar 2007 // 9:46 PM
Cormac McCarthy and Oprah Winfrey are one of the oddest and most unlikely cultural pairings since Arthur Miller and Marilyn Monroe.