The Sisters Brothers

Hired to kill a luckless gold miner, quirky über-badguys Eli and Charlie Sisters are the unlikely protagonists of this slambang, parodic, panoramic Western that rides off into a striking existential sunset. From Patrick deWitt, author of the memorable first novel, Ablutions.

April 23: " 'A job,' the woman repeated again, smiling, as if I hadn't heard her. 'Would you like one?' "

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysely Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.