The Museum of Modern Art, Theater 2
*No Country for Old Men*. 2007. USA. Written and directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

No Country for Old Men. 2007. USA. Written and directed by Joel Coen, Ethan Coen. Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy. With Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin. 35mm. 122 min.

In this adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel, a gruff Texan comes across the remnants of a drug deal gone wrong and makes the mistake of taking off with the loot. Soon he is being trailed by the local sheriff (Jones) and the steely hitman Anton Chigurh (Bardem). No Country for Old Men won four Academy Awards, including Best Picture.

This film accompanies Modern Matinees: The Coen Brothers.