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Fargo [1996 film]

by Joel Coen (Director/Screenwriter), Ethan Coen (Director/Screenwriter)

Other authors: Carter Burwell (Composer), Steve Buscemi (Actor), John Carroll Lynch (Actor), William H. Macy (Actor), Frances McDormand (Actor)4 more, Harve Presnell (Actor), Steve Reevis (Actor), Kristin Rudrüd (Actor), Peter Stormare (Actor)

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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.
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Disturbing and very smart. Frances McDormand is outstanding. ( )
  themulhern | Jul 8, 2017 |
Very dark. Not the darkest. But very dark.
  dawsong | Jun 27, 2016 |
An idiot arranges to have his wife kidnapped.

One of the Coens' best movies - which is saying something when you're talking about filmmakers that make masterpieces more often than not.

Concept: B
Story: A
Characters: A
Dialog: A
Pacing: A
Cinematography: B
Special effects/design: B
Acting: A
Music: A

Enjoyment: A

GPA: 3.7/4 ( )
  comfypants | Oct 25, 2015 |
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Coen, JoelDirector/Screenwriterprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Coen, EthanDirector/Screenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Burwell, CarterComposersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Buscemi, SteveActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lynch, John CarrollActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Macy, William H.Actorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McDormand, FrancesActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Presnell, HarveActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Reevis, SteveActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rudrüd, KristinActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stormare, PeterActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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