The Ballad of Buster Scruggs Plot
This movie is an anthology of six short stories revolving around American Old West. The 6 parts are namely The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, Near Algodones, Meal Ticket, All Golds Canyon, the Gal who got Rattled & the Mortal Remains.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs - the ballad of a happy-go-lucky cowboy, Buster Scruggs who is the fastest gun drawer in the whole west but gets defeated by a fast young lad in a duel. This makes him realize - "you can't be top dog forever".
Near Algodones - A Young Cowboy robs a bank and fails to evade his chasers. He is brought down sub-conscious and wake up being sentenced to death. A series of perfect events save him from death.
The movie is about 4 more such disconnected short emotional stories depicting a crazy side of the west, it touches the sad, humorous, criminal and dark parts of the land and people.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs - Star Cast:
Charles Ash, Brian Brown, Tyne Daly, James Franco