The Sisters Brothers
This enjoyable revisionist Western focuses on touching male relationships, but is also somewhat tonally uneven, swinging scenes of from brutal violence to scenes that could be described as "cuddly." In TThe Sisters Brothers, cool-headed Eli (John C. Reilly) and reckless Charlie (Joaquin Phoenix) are hired killers in 1851. The generally work in Oregon for a powerful man called the Commodore. Their latest job involves a man named Hermann Warm (Riz Ahmed). Another of the Commodore's agents, the elegant, educated John Morris (Jake Gyllenhaal) has been charged with finding and befriending Warm, and then the Sisters Brothers will meet them to do the dirty work...