A Father's Daughter Gets It Wrong -- Meditations on the Coen Brother's film, 'True Grit'

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Tue, Jan 25th, 2011 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

Half-way through watching the Coen Brother's film True Grit, Mark Kite, writer and author of the Pray a Lie blog, glanced at his daughter scrunched down in her seat, and wondered: would she avenge his murder with the same single-mindedness of purpose and righteous bravery exhibited by Mattie, played brilliantly by Hailee Steinfeld?

He certainly hopes not.

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