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Better film: No Country For Old Men or There Will Be Blood??
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  • Stank83
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    Both Neo-Westerns
    Both came out in 2007

    Both regarded as masterpieces and modern classics as well as both considered to be among the greatest films of the last 20-25 years.

    But which among the two is the greatest film???  Let’s settle this for once and for all.

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    Monsoon 🌊
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    NCFOM has more repeat value.

    I always found TWBB overrated.

    👑Cicely Tyson (1924-2021)
    👑Mary Wilson (1944-2021)

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    methaddiction
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    There Will Be Blood is the superior girl.

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    kingfan011
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    There Will Be Blood is fantastic but No Country is perfect. Obviously No Country.

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    Zuranthium
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    TWBB loses the narrative thread and becomes a bit silly in the last part, whereas No Country continues to deepen as it goes along.

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    nevkm
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    No Country. It’s deep, tense and defies convention in so many ways. TWBB is a perfectly executed film that did almost nothing for me.

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    MD
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    There Will Be Blood is overrated AF.

    At least No Country For Old Men keeps us psyched from start to finish.

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    Keth
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    No Country For Old Men

    Not even a contest.

    Life is a thin thread.
    We hang on tightly knowing
    it will snap one day.

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    walkinuniverse
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    There Will Be Blood.

    There’s a lot of engaging themes to unpack with this one.

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    Butz
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    There Will Be Blood is fantastic but No Country is what I would call a masterpiece.

    For Your Consideration:
    The Banshees of Inisherin in ALL categories, including:
    - Best Picture
    - Best Director
    - Best Actor (Colin Farrell)
    - Best Supporting Actor (Brendan Gleeson)
    - Best Supporting Actor (Barry Keoghan)
    - Best Supporting Actress (Kerry Condon)
    - Best Supporting Actress (Sheila Flitton)
    - Best Original Screenplay

    Letterboxd: Ray_In_Bruges

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    walkinuniverse
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    Literally every film is hailed as a “masterpiece” nowadays lol

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    kingfan011
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    No Country is a masterpiece plain and simple and ages like fine wine.

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    Rich Thot
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    I’ve grown to respect TWBB. It still comes off a bit unnecessarily stilted yet overheated. For me that approach worked better with The Master, which is still the only PTA movie I love.

    I don’t adore ‘No Country’. It’s still a borderline great movie for me though. And it holds up well with repeated viewings.

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    justahunch
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    No Country by a lot in my opinion. The only thing great about Blood is Daniel Day-Lewis’s purposely repugnant performance.

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    kingfan011
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    I’ve grown to respect TWBB. It still comes off a bit unnecessarily stilted yet overheated. For me that approach worked better with The Master, which is still the only PTA movie I love. I don’t adore ‘No Country’. It’s still a borderline great movie for me though. And it holds up well with repeated viewings.

     

    What The Master is awful with a non existent script.

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