- Despair proves amusing in Coens' 'Llewyn' Updated: Dec-03-13 12:17 pm
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In an alley behind a cafe in New York's Greenwich Village, an unidentified stranger knocks singer Llewyn Davis to his knees. Within the first 10 minutes of the Coen brothers' latest dark comedy, the filmmakers acquaint us with the curiously obscure, as violent fits are not usually associated with folk music.
NEW YORK - "If you're trying to assign the trait of maturity to us, frankly, it won't wash."