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Dec 27

Finally, a Western with “True Grit”

A U.S. marshal (Jeff Bridges) and a girl (Hailee Steinfeld) seek her father's killer in "True Grit."

Coen brothers celebrate a uniquely American value in “True Grit” Grit, that hard-nosed pioneer virtue, plays a central role in Joel and Ethan Coen’s latest film. It’s that quality – a mix of rugged determination, stubbornness and just plain orneriness – that drives all three central characters in “True Grit.” Compelled by a will to …

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