No Country for Old Men Themes

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The Cost of Life

Llewelyn Moss is hunting antelope when he comes across the carnage in the desert. Closer investigation however reveals a drug deal gone bad where two sides accustomed to violence turned on each other, and in a bloody shootout, took each other out leaving the drugs and money in the desert. Llewelyn makes the decision to pack out the cash, even though he knows that whoever owns the money won't rest until they find it. It is a calculated gamble that will bring the criminals to his doorstep and into his life.

Moss, knowing that trouble is coming, sends his wife Carla Jean to stay with her mother in Odessa. Then he takes the money and tries to disappear. Unfortunately, a sum of over two million dollars can pay for a variety of blood hounds. By the time Llewelyn realizes there is a transponder in the...

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