Saturday, November 29, 2014

Coen Brothers Film Festival (11th – 13th December 2014): A showcase of the finest works of the filmmaking duo of Joel and Ethan Coen

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Joel and Ethan Coen, The Coen Brothers, 11th – 13th December 2014
Joel and Ethan Coen - The Coen Brothers
Cinephiles in the capital as well as the surrounding areas are up for a delectable cinematic treat. The Embassy of the United States of America in collaboration with Cinedarbaar is organizing a three day film extravaganza—‘Coen Brothers Film Festival’—for the avid lovers of world cinema from 11th – 13th December at the American Center Auditorium, 24, Kasturba Gandi Marg, New Delhi - 110001. The film festival will be showcasing six of the finest works of the filmmaking duo of Joel and Ethan Coentwo of the most visionary and idiosyncratic filmmakers of the late 20th century.

Please find below the Press Release and Schedule of the festival.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

No Country for Old Men (2007): Joel and Ethan Coen's genre-transcending psychological labyrinth with existential overtones

A masterful adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's grand literary vision

Featured in IMDb Critic Reviews 

No Country for Old Men, Movie Poster, Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, starring Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem and Josh Brolin
No Country for Old Men (2007) - By Joel and Ethan Coen
Our Rating: 9.0
IMDb Ratings: 8.2
Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin
Country: USA
LanguageEnglish | Spanish
Runtime: 122 min
Color: Color

Summary: Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

For Cinema With Love: Invitation for Guest Articles (Nov - Dec '14)

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I am happy to share with you that A POTPOURRI OF VESTIGES has recently crossed the landmark of 1200,000 hits. 2014 is turning out to be a remarkable year for your beloved film blog. In the prestigious BlogAdda Awards for the year 2014, the blog got featured among the Top 5 blogs in the Entertainment niche. In May 2014, Indian top blogs featured the blog in its eclectically chosen Directory of Best Indian Blogs for the third consecutive year.

A Potpourri of Vestiges, Blog Statistics, 1200000 hits
A Potpourri of Vestiges: Blog Statistics
As we approach the end of year 2014, I would like to take the opportunity to put up an invite for guest articles on A POTPOURRI OF VESTIGESAnyone interested in sharing his/her thoughts on cinema/movies/television is most welcome. I would be happy to publish any piece of relevant writing (written in English only) like movie/TV series reviews, essays, articles, lists, biographies, etc. as long as the content of the article is original and previously unpublished. Also, the article should not be directed towards gaining any undue commercial benefit. The invitation will remain open till the year end i.e. 31st December, 2014. An individual is not allowed to contribute more than one guest article per week. Also, please make sure that you read the Blog Policy first before sending your entries across.