Hilary Swank stars in this take on western that presents the West as a hard place that creates hard people and destroys the rest. Tommy Lee Jones also cowrites and directs.
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Ken Burns’s ‘Prohibition’ on Netflix
Prohibition (2011), Ken Burns’ portrait of “the Noble Experiment” turned American disaster, follows Burns’s trademark approach to American history by putting big events into perspective through the personal stories of both significant historical figures and the everyday citizens. That’s particularly effective in the story of prohibition, which traditionally is presented in terms of the activism […]