THE SISTERS BROTHERS - MOVIE TIE-IN

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NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING JAKE GYLLENHAAL, JOHN C. REILLY AND JOAQUIN PHOENIX A BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST AND A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: Publishers Weekly - Amazon - Hudson Booksellers - Washington Post Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die. The enigmatic and powerful man known only as the Commodore has ordered it, and his henchmen, Eli and Charlie Sisters, will make sure of it. Though Eli doesn't share his brother's appetite for whiskey and killing, he's never known anything else. But their prey isn't an easy mark, and on the road from Oregon City to Warm's gold-mining claim outside Sacramento, Eli begins to question what he does for a living-and whom he does it for. With The Sisters Brothers , Patrick deWitt pays homage to the classic Western, transforming it into an unforgettable comic tour de force. Filled with a remarkable cast of characters-losers, cheaters, and ne'er-do-wells from all stripes of life-and told by a complex and compelling narrator, it is a violent, lustful odyssey through the underworld of the 1850s frontier that beautifully captures the humor, melancholy, and grit of the Old West and two brothers bound by blood, violence, and love.


  • Auteur(s)

    Patrick DeWitt

  • Éditeur

    Ecco Press

  • Distributeur

    Side

  • Date de parution

    28/08/2018

  • EAN

    9780062893574

  • Disponibilité

    Disponible

  • Nombre de pages

    336 Pages

  • Longueur

    20.5 cm

  • Largeur

    13.5 cm

  • Épaisseur

    2 cm

  • Poids

    245 g

  • Support principal

    Grand format

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