Review: True Grit

Jeff Bridges and Matt Damon in a John Wayne Remake

THE SETUP: Smartass (in a good way) and independent teen (Hailee Steinfeld) hires “Rooster” Cogburn, a drunk, trigger-happy U.S. Marshall (Jeff Bridges), and a deceptively useless Texas Ranger (Matt Damon) to hunt down the cowardly thief who killed her Pa (Josh Brolin). [youtube]vXCmUEaPQPM[/youtube] THE THOUGHTS: I know producers/directors Cohen Brothers stress this movie is based […]