True Grit movie review
By Pritam Roy(25 Feb 2011)
True Grit is about finding True Grit in others and most unlikely places including yourself. It's the story of a fiesty 14 year old, Mattie Ross (played by newcomer Hailee Steinfeld in a dream debut) out to avenge the death of her father. True Grit is a film with actual heart - one fuelled by retribution, bloodshed and black humour, but with a heart nevertheless.
I have not seen the earlier movie based on a bleak Charles Portis novel. The Coen brothers, I believe have stuck to the story, more faithfully than the original movie, which got Mr. John Wayne an Oscar. ... » read more