Tim Blake Nelson is Buster Scruggs in The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, a film by Joel and Ethan Coen.

FILM NOTES: THE BALLAD OF BILLY SCRUGGS & FANTASTIC BEASTS:THE CRIMES OF GRINDEWALD

I recently watched The Ballad of Billy Scruggs and Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.  Strangely, both the films left me disappointed in varying degrees. Joel and Ethan Coen are back with a new film The Ballad of Billy Scruggs – a Netflix original. I was really looking forward watching their new  film where the Coen… Continue Reading


The Black Panthers

FILM NOTES: THE BLACK PANTHERS: VANGUARD OF THE REVOLUTION

Filmmaker Stanley Nelson’s new documentary The Black Panthers: Vanguard Of The Revolution opened in the San Francisco Bay area on October 2, 21015. The film traces the complex history, influence and legacy of the The Black Panthers in America, and specifically in the African-American community. The Panthers were founded in 1966 in Oakland by Huey Newton… Continue Reading