Here is the synopsis for News of the World written and directed by Paul Greengrass: Five years after the end of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd (Hanks), a veteran of three wars, now moves from town to town as a non-fiction storyteller, sharing the news of presidents and queens, glorious feuds, devastating catastrophes, and gripping adventures from the far reaches of the globe. In theaters on December 25, 2020.
“The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is a six-part Western anthology film, a series of tales about the American frontier told through the unique and incomparable voice of Joel and Ethan Coen. Each chapter tells a distinct story about the American West.” Written and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen and starring Tim Blake Nelson, James Franco, Tyne Daly, Zoe Kazan, Tom Waits, and Liam Neeson. Watch it on Netflix starting on November 16th.
The trailer gives us a taste of what the Western parody will be like, but don’t get your hopes up yet. The movie is a long way from getting started. Enjoy the trailer above, as well as donate to get the movie completed at IndieGoGo.