Film Review: Inside Llewyn Davis

Posted on by 5WC in Film

I’ve always been a big fan of the Coen Brothers but I can never really explain why properly. Essentially they make deep, dark movies that explore various different aspects of the human character, the journey of life, usually intertwined with a mixture of seriousness and comedy.

The thing is though, while you can usually name lots of Coen Brothers films – A Serious Man, Barton Fink, O Brother Where Art Though? for instance, or even the remakes of True Grit or The Ladykillers, I always end up with the same feeling about their films – I like them but I never quite love them.

Inside Llewyn Davis is, annoyingly, exactly the same.

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