One of the most impressive things about FX’s adaptation of Fargo was how successful it was at capturing the spirit of a Coen brothers production while never feeling like an imitation of the real thing.
Excerpted with permission from "Agony and Eloquence" by Daniel L. Mallock. Copyright 2016 by Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. Available for purchase on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and IndieBound. The brisk, late
Some 2,000 years ago, the Ancient Greek scholar Hippocrates argued that all ailments, including mental illnesses such as melancholia, could be explained by imbalances in the four bodily fluids, or “humors.”