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The Coens, who have had their most critical and financial success in the Western genre, will write and direct 'The Ballad of Buster Scruggs' for Annapurna Television.
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The legend took the money and ran, disappointing legions of fans by not accepting his Nobel Prize for literature on Saturday night.