February 19, 2011 10:15 PM

'True Grit,' true collaboration for the filmmaking Coen brothers

Much of the Coen brothers’ work life has been a mystery, but with “True Grit” in the Oscar race, Joel and Ethan Coen are reluctantly hitting the publicity treadmill. The Star's Robert W. Butler finally got 15 minutes of phone time to understand how the Coens do what they do. They sound so much alike it’s hard to know who’s who.

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