No Country for Old Men
(USA, 2007, 121 minutes)
A Texas hunter comes across a drug-dealing massacre and makes with $2 million in cash, but finds himself chased by a merciless psychopathic killer. Impressively taut, moody thriller that is alternately bleakly tragic and blackly funny.
Paramount Vantage and Miramax Films present a Scott Rudin/Mike Zoss Productions production. Starring Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin, Woody Harrelson, Kelly Macdonald, Garret Dillahunt, Tess Harper. Directed and edited (under the alias Roderick Jaynes) by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen; produced by Scott Rudin, Joel Coen, Ethan Coen; screenplay by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy, No Country for Old Men; music by Carter Burwell; director of photography (DeLuxe, widescreen), Roger Deakins; production designer, Jess Gonchor; costume designer, Mary Zophres.