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Cormac Mccarthy

  1. Remembering No Country for Old Men 10 Years LaterIt’s not Cormac McCarthy’s best book, and it’s not the Coen brothers’ best movie. But it might be the most successful collaboration in film history.
  2. Cormac McCarthy Rents ‘Tin Cup’ from a Blockbuster Video, by Patrick Coyne He stood and looked over the building. He had his fist clenched at his chest. He entered. Dust and ash everywhere. The crushing emptiness of […]
  3. twitter hoaxes
    Cormac McCarthy Still Alive at 82Despite what Twitter would have you believe.
  4. end of days
    Why TV Apocalypses Are Really Wish-Fulfillment FablesSure, there are zombies and militias on The Walking Dead and Revolution, but life is so simple.
  5. sunday reads
    Sunday Reads: Sheen, Movie Dialogue, and HolmesAnother excuse to stay indoors.
  6. exclusive
    Ridley Scott’s The Counselor Piques Interest of Fox, Angelina JolieCormac McCarthy, Michael Fassbender, and maybe Angelina Jolie? What a squad!
  7. multi-hyphenate
    Cormac McCarthy Is Editing Other People’s Books Now“He made me promise he could excise all exclamation points and semicolons, both of which he said have no place in literature.”
  8. casting couch
    Michael Fassbender May Star in Ridley Scott’s Cormac McCarthy FilmConfluence of awesomeness, dead ahead.
  9. James Franco Switched Cormac McCarthy AdaptationsHe’s off Blood Meridian and onto Child of God.
  10. the counselor
    Ridley Scott May Direct Cormac McCarthy’s Spec ScriptHe’d move straight from Prometheus to The Counselor.
  11. old dogs new tricks
    Cormac McCarthy Wrote and Sold a Spec ScriptThere’s potential for a Breaking Bad vibe.
  12. chat room
    Tommy Lee Jones Tolerates Us for a Talk on HBO’s Sunset Limited, Men in Black 3, and Captain America“This is embarrassing. What I think and feel is irrelevant.”
  13. typewriters
    Cormac McCarthy to Sell Magic TypewriterThis Friday, Cormac McCarthy will auction off the portable Olivetti manual typewriter on which he wrote ‘The Road’ and other novels.
  14. recluses
    Cormac McCarthy Spoils Next Book“It has to do with a brother and sister. When the book opens she’s already committed suicide, and it’s about how he deals with it.”
  15. trailer mix
    The Road Trailer: Just Your Basic Action-Romance-Suspense-Comedy-ThrillerBring your family! And a date!
  16. countdown
    One of Our Interns Saw ‘The Road’ Last Night!And he liked it!
  17. apropos of nothing
    Visit Beautiful Pittsburgh, Say the Makers of ‘The Road’!Absolutely no CGI was used to enhance the grim ugliness of Pittsburgh winter in the upcoming ‘Road’ movie.
  18. apropos of nothing
    Movie Version of ‘The Road’ to Feature World’s Only Non-Terrible Child ActorThere’s only one thing more depressing than a world-destroying apocalypse that turns its survivors into cannibals, and it’s seeing a good movie ruined by bad child acting.
  19. the take
    How Did ‘No Country for Old Men’ Win the Big Prize?Its much-debated ending may have been the key.
  20. the industry
    Corporate Shenanigans Force Out Will Arnett as Voice of KITTHe’s being replaced by … Val Kilmer?
  21. countdown
    Will Ridley Scott Make ‘Blood Meridian’ the Next Cormac McCarthy Book to Hit the Screen?Could a confluence of events mean this film is finally getting off the ground?
  22. trailer mix
    ‘No Country for Old Men’ Trailer: Coen Brothers Mount UpThe Coen brothers seem poised for a return to nihilistic form.
  23. the industry
    Okay, Okay, Peter Jackson Has Excellent Taste in ActorsRyan Gosling Joins Lovely Bones: Ryan Gosling will play the murdered girl’s father in Peter Jackson’s The Lovely Bones, joining the already-cast Rachel Weisz. We’re throwing up our hands; Jackson seems determined to make a really good movie and damn the box-office consequences. God bless him.
  24. the take
    Cormac McCarthy Bombs on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’
  25. the take
    Oprah’s Cormac McCarthy Interview Is June 5