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Coen, Ethan

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Fargo by Joel Coen( Visual )

252 editions published between 1985 and 2017 in 10 languages and held by 4,321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong
No Country for Old Men by Joel Coen( Visual )

149 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Llewelyn Moss stumbles onto a drug deal gone monumentally wrong while hunting in the parched Texas scrubland near the Mexico border. A satchel filled with $2 million seems to be a ship finally arrived, and he dreams of moving his wife Carla Jean out of the trailer park and into the good life. It isn't long before he's being tracked by Anton Chigurh, a psychopathic "debt collector." Sheriff Bell sets out to find Llewelyn, not so much for the propriety of recovering the money but to protect one of his citizens from Chigurh, an evil like nothing Bell has ever seen. The border is a hard land, yet Bell finds that the reflexive murders Chigurh inflicts upon others transforms the lonely vistas, somber deserts, and austere mountains into something horrendous--into no country for old men--or for young ones
O brother, where art thou? by Joel Coen( Visual )

97 editions published between 2000 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 3,580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", three escaped chain-gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters
The big Lebowski by Joel Coen( Visual )

176 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy, unemployed Southern Californian stoner who loves bowling gets mistaken for a millionaire with the same name. He's beaten up by men looking for money from the rich man's wife and gets drawn into the kidnapping of the millionaire's wife
True Grit by Joel Coen( Visual )

89 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 3,290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. "Rooster" Cogburn. Mattie insists on accompanying Cogburn, whose drinking, sloth, and generally reprobate character do not augment her faith in him. Against his wishes, she joins him in his trek into the Indian Nations in search of Chaney. They are joined by Texas Ranger LaBoeuf, who wants Chaney for his own purposes. The unlikely trio find danger and surprises on the journey, and each has his or her "grit" tested
Bridge of Spies by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

42 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ce film relate l'histoire vraie de James Donovan, un avocat spécialisé dans les assurances à qui l'on demande un beau jour de défendre un espion russe. La CIA l'envoie en mission presque impossible à Berlin Est afin d'y négocier la libération d'un pilote américain fait prisonnier. Donovan se retrouve dès lors au beau milieu de la Guerre froide et doit louvoyer entre les deux camps, des deux côtés du Rideau de Fer
Unbroken by Angelina Jolie( Visual )

39 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Olympian and war hero Louis Zamperini survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp
Raising Arizona by Joel Coen( Visual )

79 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 2,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-con and a police officer decide to get married and start a family. To their dismay, they discover that they can neither have nor adopt children. Desperate, they resort to kidnapping one of the newborn quintuplets of the wealthy Arizona family. However, their attempt at living a normal life is complicated by neurotic co-workers, two fugitives, and a mysterious bounty hunter
Burn after reading by Joel Coen( Visual )

88 editions published between 2008 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 2,391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osbourne Cox is a CIA analyst who quits his job after being demoted. He decides to write a memoir about his life in the CIA. His wife, Katie, wants a divorce and, based on the advice of her divorce lawyer, she downloads many of his personal and financial files onto a disc. Katie's lover is Treasury agent Harry Pfarrer. The disc eventually finds its way to Hardbodies, a workout gym. An employee of the gym, Chad Feldheimer obtains the disc and ascertains that it contains classified government information. Along with his fellow employee, Linda Litzke, he intends to use the disc to blackmail Osbourne. When blackmailing him fails, Linda decides to take the information to the Russian embassy. At the embassy, she hands the disc over to the Russians, promising that she will give them more information. Linda and Chad don't have any more information, so they decide to break into Cox's house. This brings about a series of events that no one forsees
Intolerable cruelty by Joel Coen( Visual )

42 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the comical and complicated relationship between a saavy Los Angeles divorce lawyer and a gold digging Marylin Rexroth, the former wife of one of his clients
Inside Llewyn Davis by Joel Coen( Visual )

72 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een winterse week uit het leven van de eigenzinnige folkzanger Llewyn Davis, die in New York in 1961 wanhopig op zoek is naar een publiek en een slaapplaats
Hail, Caesar! by Joel Coen( Visual )

49 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix
A Serious Man by Joel Coen( Visual )

70 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One ordinary man's quest to become a serious man. Physics professor Larry Gopnik can't believe his life, His wife is leaving him for his best friend, his unemployed brother won't move off the couch, someone is threatening his career, his kids are a mystery and his neighbor is tormenting him by sunbathing nude. Struggling to make sense of it all, Larry consults three different rabbis and their answers lead him on a twisted journey of faith, family, delinquent behavior, and mortality
Blood simple by Joel Coen( Visual )

85 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
The ladykillers by Alexander Mackendrick( Visual )

55 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
Barton Fink by Joel Coen( Visual )

135 editions published between 1050 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 1,623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A satire about a New York playwright who relocates to Hollywood to write screenplays and experiences writer's block
The man who wasn't there by Joel Coen( Visual )

84 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspects that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider
Paris, je t'aime = Paris, I love you by Ethan Coen( Visual )

38 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container
Miller's Crossing by Joel Coen( Visual )

84 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During prohibition two gangland bosses struggle for control over a city, with one of the boss's lieutenants caught in the middle
Suburbicon by Joel Coen( Visual )

12 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and German and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A peaceful, idyllic suburban community with affordable homes and manicured lawns, the perfect place to raise a family, and in the summer of 1959, the Lodge family is doing just that. The tranquil surface masks a disturbing reality, as husband and father Gardner Lodge must navigate the town's dark underbelly of betrayal, deceit, and violence. This is a tale of very flawed people making very bad choices
 
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Fargo
Alternative Names

controlled identityJaynes, Roderick

Coen Brothers

Coen, Ethan 1957-

Coen, Ethan Jesse, 1957-

Ethan Coen Amerikaans filmregisseur

Ethan Coen cinéaste

Ethan Coen regista, autore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Ethan Coen US-amerikanischer Filmregisseur, Drehbuchautor, Filmproduzent und Kameramann

Jaynes, Roderick

Koens, Etans

Koens, Ītans

Koens, Ītens, 1957-

Roderick Jaynes

Ίθαν Κοέν

Итан Коэн

Коен, И. (Итан), 1957-

Коэн, Итан, 1957-

Коэн, Этан, 1957-

Իթան Քոեն ամերիկացի կինոռեժիսոր, սցենարիստ, պրոդյուսեր, կինեմատոգրաֆ, խմբագիր

אית'ן כהן

אית'ן כהן שחקן אמריקאי

כהן, איתן

ايثان كوين

코언, 이선 1957-

코엔, 에단 1957

코엔형제 1957

イーサン・コーエン

コーエン, イーサン

伊森·柯恩

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No Country for Old MenO brother, where art thou?The big LebowskiIntolerable crueltyThe man who wasn't thereThe Brothers Coen : unique characters of violenceThe Coen brothers Fargo