No country for old men

The Rise of Texas Noir?

May 29, 2014 By Christopher Kelly

Two films based here borrow elements of country noir and could be invigorating the genre exemplified in another Texas-set film: "Blood Simple."

No Country for Old Men (2007)

May 31, 2011 By Texas Monthly

Director: Joel and Ethan CoenPlot: Man finds briefcase full of drug money. Is pursued by maniac killer. Excerpts from our roundtable discussion: BLOOM: I’ve seen so many scary movies that there are very few movies that can scare me. No Country scared the crap out of me.