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Joel Coen

Date of Birth: 29 November 1954Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Birth Name: Joel Daniel Coen

Height: 6' (1.83 m)

Short Biography: Joel Coen was born on November 29, 1954 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Joel Daniel Coen. He is a producer and writer, known for No Country for Old Men (2007), The Big Lebowski (1998) and Fargo (1996). He has been married to Frances McDormand since April 1, 1984. They have one child.

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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

# 15101 IMDb R 

The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

TaglineHow the West Was Won (more or less)

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Comedy, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Western (2h 12min)

USA USA

Rated 7.3 after 89,534 votes, 79% postive reviews on 12-Jul-19.

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 7 wins & 29 nominations

An anthology film comprised of six stories, each dealing with a different aspect of life in the Old West.

Suburbicon (2017)

# 14244 IMDb R 

Suburbicon (2017)

TaglineA little slice of heaven.

Director: George Clooney

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller (1h 45min)

UK UK, USA USA

Rated 5.6 after 29,729 votes, 42% postive reviews on 10-Feb-19.

4 wins & 7 nominations

In the bosom of Suburbicon, a family-centred, all-white utopia of manicured lawns and friendly locals, a simmering tension is brewing, as the first African-American family moves in the idyllic community, in the hot summer of 1959. However, as the patriarch Gardner Lodge and his family start catching a few disturbing glimpses of the once welcoming neighbourhood's dark underbelly, acts of (...)

Hail, Caesar! (2016)

# 12774 IMDb

Hail, Caesar! (2016)

TaglineLights. Camera. Abduction.

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Comedy, Mystery (1h 46min)

UK UK, USA USA, Japan Japan

Rated 6.3 after 110,254 votes, 72% postive reviews on 09-Apr-19.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 12 wins & 40 nominations

Hail Caesar! Follows a day in the life of Eddie Mannix, a Hollywood fixer for Capitol Pictures in the 1950s, who cleans up and solves problems for big names and stars in the industry. But when studio star Baird Whitlock disappears, Mannix has to deal with more than just the fix.

Bridge of Spies (2015)

# 12573 IMDb

Bridge of Spies (2015)

TaglineIn the shadow of war, one man showed the world what we stand for.

Director: Steven Spielberg

Biography, Drama, Thriller (2h 21min)

USA USA, Germany Germany, India India

Rated 7.6 after 250,441 votes, 81% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

Won Oscar. Another 30 wins & 100 nominations

In the cold war, A lawyer, James B. Donovan recruited by the CIA and involved in an intense negotiation mission to release and exchange a CIA U-2 spy-plane pilot, Francis G. Powers that was arrested alive after his plane was shot down by the Soviet Union during a mission- with a KGB intelligence officer, Rudolf Abel who was arrested for espionage in the US.

Fargo (2014)

# 11954 IMDb

TV Series: Seasons I, II, III 

“Fargo” (2014)

TaglineAw jeez, here we go again.

Director: Michael Uppendahl (5 episodes, 2015-2017), Keith Gordon (4 episodes, 2015-2017), Randall Einhorn (3 episodes, 2014-2015), Adam Bernstein (2 episodes, 2014), Colin Bucksey (2 episodes, 2014), Matt Shakman (2 episodes, 2014), Scott Winant (2 episodes, 2014), Noah Hawley (2 episodes, 2015-2017), Adam Arkin (2 episodes, 2015), Jeffrey Reiner (2 episodes, 2015), Mike Barker (2 episodes, 2017), Dearbhla Walsh (2 episodes, 2017), John Cameron (1 episode, 2017)

Crime, Drama, Thriller (53min)

USA USA

Rated 9.0 after 251,389 votes on 09-Oct-18.

53 wins & 198 nominations

A drifter named Lorne Malvo arrives in small-town Minnesota and influences the population with his malice and violence, including put-upon insurance salesman Lester Nygaard.

Unbroken (2014)

# 11862 IMDb

Unbroken (2014)

Director: Angelina Jolie

Biography, Drama, Sport, War (2h 17min)

USA USA

Rated 7.2 after 125,616 votes, 59% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 14 wins & 29 nominations

The life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic athlete who joined the armed forces during the second world war. Only to be captured by the Japanese navy after a plane crash in the Pacific. During his capture, Louie must continue his fight by surviving through the war.

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

# 11271 IMDb

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Drama, Music (1h 44min)

USA USA, France France

Rated 7.5 after 119,505 votes, 93% postive reviews on 05-Dec-18.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 44 wins & 147 nominations

A week in the life of a young singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961.

Gambit (2012)

# 10981 IMDb

Gambit (2012)

TaglineThe con is on

Director: Michael Hoffman

Comedy, Crime (1h 29min)

USA USA

Rated 5.7 after 21,293 votes on 27-Jul-18.

Curator Harry Deane is an expert in fine art, but he's equally accomplished in taking abuse from his insolent boss. That's about to change. The plan - trick the avid art collector into buying a fake Monet painting. To assist in the heist, Deane hires a rowdy Texas cowgirl to help him fool the richest man in England. But as the plan begins to unravel, Deane finds he is falling in love with the (...)

True Grit (2010)

# 07879 IMDb

True Grit (2010)

TaglinePunishment comes one way or another

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Adventure, Drama, Western (1h 50min)

USA USA

Rated 7.6 after 272,645 votes, 80% postive reviews on 04-Oct-18.

Nominated for 10 Oscars. Another 25 wins & 89 nominations

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 (...)

A Serious Man (2009)

# 06703 IMDb

A Serious Man (2009)

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Comedy, Drama (1h 45min)

USA USA, UK UK, France France

Rated 7.1 after 118,711 votes, 79% postive reviews on 29-Dec-18.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 12 wins & 47 nominations

A black comedy set in 1967 and centered on Larry Gopnik, a Midwestern professor who watches his life unravel when his wife prepares to leave him because his inept brother won't move out of the house.

Burn After Reading (2008)

# 05151 IMDb

Burn After Reading (2008)

TaglineIntelligence is relative.

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Comedy, Crime (1h 36min)

USA USA, UK UK, France France

Rated 7.0 after 278,053 votes, 63% postive reviews on 19-Oct-18.

14 nominations

A disk containing the memoirs of a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous gym employees who attempt to sell it.

No Country for Old Men (2007)

# 03885 IMDb TOP250 #157

No Country for Old Men (2007)

TaglineThere Are No Clean Getaways

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Crime, Drama, Western (2h 02min)

USA USA

Rated 8.1 after 743,024 votes, 91% postive reviews on 20-Dec-18.

Won 4 Oscars. Another 94 wins & 45 nominations

Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon some dead bodies, a stash of heroin and more than $2 million in cash near the Rio Grande.

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

# 02513 IMDb

Paris, je t'aime (2006)

(Paris, I Love You)

TaglineStories of Love. From the City of Love.

Director: Olivier Assayas (segment "Quartier des Enfants Rouges"), Frédéric Auburtin (segment "Quartier Latin") (transitions), Emmanuel Benbihy (transitions), Gurinder Chadha (segment "Quais de Seine"), Sylvain Chomet (segment "Tour Eiffel"), Ethan Coen (segment "Tuileries"), Joel Coen (segment "Tuileries"), Isabel Coixet (segment "Bastille"), Wes Craven (segment "Pere-Lachaise"), Alfonso Cuarón (segment "Parc Monceau") (as Alfonso Cuaron), Gérard Depardieu (segment "Quartier Latin"), Christopher Doyle (segment "Porte de Choisy"), Richard LaGravenese (segment "Pigalle"), Vincenzo Natali (segment "Quartier de la Madeleine"), Alexander Payne (segment "14e arrondissement"), Bruno Podalydès (segment "Montmartre") (as Bruno Podalydes), Walter Salles (segment "Loin du 16e"), Oliver Schmitz (segment "Place des Fetes"), Nobuhiro Suwa (segment "Place des Victoires"), Daniela Thomas (segment "Loin du 16e")

Romance (2h)

Liechtenstein Liechtenstein, Switzerland Switzerland, Germany Germany, France France

Rated 7.3 after 68,442 votes, 66% postive reviews on 12-Oct-19.

1 win & 1 nomination

Paris, je t'aime is about the plurality of cinema in one mythic location: Paris, the City of Love. Twenty filmmakers will bring their own personal touch, underlining the wide variety of styles, genres, encounters and the various atmospheres and lifestyles that prevail in the neighborhoods of Paris. Each director has been given five minutes of freedom, and we, as producers, carry the (...)

Romance & Cigarettes (2005)

# 01826 IMDb

Romance & Cigarettes (2005)

TaglineA Savage Musical

Director: John Turturro

Comedy, Musical, Romance (1h 55min)

USA USA

Rated 6.3 after 10,735 votes, 55% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

1 nomination

Romance and Cigarettes is a down-and-dirty musical love story set in the world of the working class. Nick (James Gandolfini) is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty (Susan Sarandon), a dressmaker, a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters. He is carrying on a torrid affair with a redheaded woman named Tula (Kate Winslet). Nick is basically a good, (...)

The Ladykillers (2004)

# 01192 IMDb

The Ladykillers (2004)

TaglineThe greatest criminal minds of all time have finally met their match.

Director: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Comedy, Crime (1h 44min)

USA USA

Rated 6.2 after 94,196 votes, 56% postive reviews on 13-Jul-19.

3 wins & 4 nominations

A remake of the 1955 comedy, the story revolves around a Southern professor who puts together a group of thieves to rob a casino. They rent a room in an old woman's house, but soon she discovers the plot and they must kill her, a task that is more difficult than it seems.

Bad Santa (2003)

# 01278 IMDb

Bad Santa (2003)

TaglineHe's very naughty . . . and not very nice.

Director: Terry Zwigoff

Comedy, Crime (1h 31min)

USA USA, Germany Germany

Rated 7.1 after 127,283 votes, 70% postive reviews on 17-Jun-19.

1 win & 8 nominations

Santa and his little helper are confidence men casing a mall all holiday season and robbing it blind Christmas Eve. The elf "shops" the stores while Santa cracks the mall safe. Following them through one last season of perverse holiday cheer you hear the 'f' word more frequently than in Scarface. We meet a woman bartender who has always had a thing for Santas, and a little boy who evokes genuine (...)

Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

# 00436 IMDb

Intolerable Cruelty (2003)

TaglineA romantic comedy with bite.

Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited)

Comedy, Romance, Crime (1h 40min)

USA USA

Rated 6.3 after 83,461 votes, 71% postive reviews on 04-Oct-18.

3 nominations

Miles Massey, a prominent Los Angeles divorce attorney has everything--and in some cases, two of everything. Despite his impressive client list, a formidable win record, the respect of his peers and an ironclad contract (the Massey pre-nup) named after him, he's reached a crossroads in his life. Sated on success, boredom has set in and he's looking for new challenges. All that changes when Miles (...)

The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

# 00819 IMDb

The Man Who Wasn't There (2001)

TaglineThe last thing on his mind is murder.

Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited)

Crime, Drama (1h 56min)

UK UK, USA USA

Rated 7.6 after 94,813 votes, 73% postive reviews on 07-Oct-18.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 19 wins & 32 nominations

1949, Santa Rosa, California. A laconic, chain-smoking barber with fallen arches tells a story of a man trying to escape a humdrum life. It's a tale of suspected adultery, blackmail, foul play, death, Sacramento city slickers, racial slurs, invented war heroics, shaved legs, a gamine piano player, aliens, and Heisenberg's uncertainty principle. Ed Crane cuts hair in his in-law's shop; his wife (...)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

# 00665 IMDb

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000)

TaglineThey have a plan, but not a clue.

Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited)

Comedy, Adventure, Crime, Music (1h 46min)

UK UK, France France, USA USA

Rated 7.8 after 254,429 votes, 69% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 6 wins & 29 nominations

Disenchanted with the daily drudge of crushing rocks on a prison farm in Mississippi, the dapper, silver-tongued Ulysses Everett McGill (George Clooney, The Perfect Storm) busts loose. Except he's still shackled to his two chain-mates from the chain gang -- bad-tempered Pete (John Turturro, Summer of Sam) and sweet, dimwitted Delmar ( Tim Blake Nelson, Hamlet). With nothing to lose and buried (...)

The Big Lebowski (1998)

# 00094 IMDb TOP250 #181

The Big Lebowski (1998)

TaglineThey figured he was a lazy time wasting slacker. They were right.

Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen (uncredited)

Comedy, Crime, Mystery (1h 57min)

USA USA, UK UK

Rated 8.1 after 665,151 votes, 71% postive reviews on 28-Jun-19.

1 win & 4 nominations

When "The Dude" Lebowski is mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, two thugs urinate on his rug to coerce him into paying a debt he knows nothing about. While attempting to gain recompense for the ruined rug from his wealthy counterpart, he accepts a one-time job with high pay-off. He enlists the help of his bowling buddy, Walter, a gun-toting Jewish-convert with anger issues. Deception leads to (...)

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