The new Fargo series is an adaptation of the Coen brothers film that doesn’t use the same characters or story. Instead, it tries to recapture the setting, sense of humor, and accents that make the movie a modern classic.
At the premiere of Joel and Ethan Coen’s Inside Llewyn Davis, the movie’s cast revealed their favorite lines from the Coens’ other movies. What’s your favorite?
“You know, that or, uh, His Dudeness, or uh, Duder, or El Duderino if you’re not into the whole brevity thing.”
An art show pitting the properties of film nerd powerhouses Quentin Tarantino and the Coen Bros. against one another. If this were a March Madness bracket, the championship bout would be between “Pulp Fiction” and “The Big Lebowski.” Here’s hoping that “Miller’s Crossing” is this year’s Cinderella story. More info on the show from Spoke Art. View List ›
The Coen Brothers claimed they stuck to the original source material, Charles Portis’ novel, when writing the 2010 screenplay. From these clips, it appears the 1969 version did as well. Watch Video ›
Gotta do something while we impatiently wait for “True Grit.”
The Coen brothers have teamed up with Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin, Matt Damon, and newcomer Hailee Steinfeld for their first Western since No Country for Old Men, an adaptation of the Charles Portis novel True Grit. Check out the trailer below and read more info on the a cappella song featured here. Watch Video ›
This trailer is heavily scored with the sound of a man’s head being bashed against the wall. That and “Coen Brothers” pretty much sums it up. Watch Video ›
This little ditty was directed by the Coen Brothers. I keep waiting for Javier Bardem to limp out the front door of that house. It looks remarkably the same to me. Watch Video ›
A trailer for the new Coen Brothers’ movie hits the web. It doesn’t have a release date yet, but a Coen Bros. outing with George Clooney, Frances McDormand, John Malkovich, Tilda Swinton and Brad Pitt kind of sells itself. And Pitt’s highlighted hair almost gives Javier Bardem’s bowl-cut a run for its ugly, ugly money. Watch Video ›