Tag Archives: David Edelstein

American Hustle: Scorsese DNA, “classy” sex, and “responsible” storytelling

American Hustle and The Wolf of Wall Street are the No Country for Old Men and There Will Be Blood of 2013. Where Country and Blood both pushed the boundaries of employing a cinematic Western backdrop to tell tales of American existential decay and moral strain under the influence of oil and money fueled greed […]