R | | Comedy, Drama, Musical
Six tales of life and violence in the Old West, following a singing gunslinger, a bank robber, a traveling impresario, an elderly prospector, a wagon train, and a perverse pair of bounty hunters.
Joel Coen and Ethan Coen's third collaboration with French cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel. The first was Paris, je t'aime (2006) and the second Inside Llewyn Davis (2013), which garnered Delbonnel his fourth Oscar nomination.
Buster Scruggs (segment "The Ballad of Buster Scruggs"):
A song never fails to ease my mind out here in the West, where the distances are great and the scenery monotonous. Additionally, my pleasing baritone seems to inspirit ol' Dan here and keep him in good heart during the day's measure of hoof clops. ...
On 1:04:19, the shadow of the man sitting by the hole falls into the hole, but he is lit from his right side, not his back, so you can see a second shadow to his left, out of the hole.