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The Big Lebowski Movie Review (1998) | Roger Ebert

The Big Lebowski Movie Review (1998) | Roger Ebert | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
"The Big Lebowski" is about an attitude, not a story. It's easy to miss that, because the story is so urgently pursued. It involves kidnapping, ransom money, a porno king, a reclusive millionaire, a runaway girl, the Malibu police, a woman who paints while nude and strapped to an overhead harness, and the last act of the disagreement between Vietnam veterans and Flower Power. It has more scenes about bowling than anything else.
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There's nowt as queer as folk: Inside the Coen brothers

There's nowt as queer as folk: Inside the Coen brothers | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
The first time I met Ethan Coen he had the misfortune of hearing me sing – if anyone would be so generous as to describe my croaking as such – “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”. So it’s apt that the first time we sit down to chat about the Coen brothers’ work that it’s for Inside Llewyn Davis, a film about a folk musician.
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Coenesque - Joel and Ethan Coen Biography

Coenesque - Joel and Ethan Coen Biography | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
A website discussing the films of the Coen Brothers, Joel and Ethan. From Blood Simple to Fargo, and from Raising Arizona to the Big Lebowski. In depth looks at some of the Coen's favorite actors including, John Turturro, Frances McDormand, George Clooney, Billy Bob Thorton, and Steve Buscemi. As well as looks at their more recent work O Brother, Where Art Thou?, and The Ladykiller's with Tom Hanks.
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The Big Lebowski E-Book

The Big Lebowski E-Book | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
DIVWhether contending with nihilists, botching a kidnapping pay-off, watching as his beloved rug is micturated upon, or simply bowling and drinking Caucasians, the Dude—or El Duderino if you’re not into the whole brevity thing—abides. As embodied by Jeff Bridges, the main character of the 1998 Coen brothers’ film The Big Lebowski is a modern hero who has inspired festivals, burlesque interpretations, and even a religion (Dudeism). In time for the fifteenth anniversary of The Big Lebowski, film author and curator Jenny M. Jones tells the full story of the Dude, from how the Coen brothers came up with the idea for a modern LA noir to never-been-told anecdotes about the film’s production, its critical and commercial reception, and, finally, how it came to be such an international cult hit. Achievers, as Lebowski fans call themselves, will discover many hidden truths, including why it is that Walter Sobchak (John Goodman) is so obsessed with Vietnam, what makes Theodore Donald “Donnyâ€? Kerabatsos (Steve Buscemi) so confused all the time, how the film defies genre, and what unexpected surprise Bridges got during filming of the Gutterballs dream sequence. (Hint: it involved curly wigs and a gurney.) Interspersed throughout are sidebars, interviews with members of the film’s cast and crew, scene breakdowns, guest essays by prominent experts on Lebowski language, music, filmmaking techniques, and more, and hundreds of photographs—including many of artwork inspired by the film./div
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In the films of Joel and Ethan Coen, it’s a hard world for little things (and everyone else)

In the films of Joel and Ethan Coen, it’s a hard world for little things (and everyone else) | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
From Blood Simple to Inside Llewyn Davis, the Coens have offered an often funny, but always bleak, view of how the world works.
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Joel & Ethan Coen - The Works

"Joel & Ethan Coen - The Works" has been the most difficult director tribute I've made to date. Not just because of their massive filmography, but because of the…
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Philosophy and Film: The Humor of Superiority in The Big Lebowski

Philosophy and Film: The Humor of Superiority in The Big Lebowski | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
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Mindhole Blowers: 20 Facts About Fargo That Might Make You Want to Learn How to Talk Minnesotan

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The Coen Brothers Lifetime Achievement Award

A video montage in honor of directing brothers Joel and Ethan Coen. The montage features clips from their entire filmography (Blood Simple through Inside Llewyn…
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Coen Brothers Documentary (BBC, 2000)

BBC documentaire over de Coen Brothers uit 2000. Check hier de beste website over films: www.boemboemtik.nl
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The Making of i - Part 1 (The Big Lebowski) - video

The Making of i - Part 1 (The Big Lebowski) - video | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
DigiTitles.com is an open database of exclusive behind the scenes content from the production of films, tv shows, music videos, computer games, commercials, comic books, and other forms of visual entertainment media. DigiTitles.com is entirely user-generated and open resource.
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The Coen Bros. On Writing, 'Lebowski' And Literally Herding Cats

The Coen Bros. On Writing, 'Lebowski' And Literally Herding Cats | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
Inside Llewyn Davis -- starring Oscar Isaac and a disobedient cat — is the latest from the filmmaking duo. The brothers talk with Fresh Air's Terry Gross about their writing process ("It's mostly napping") and the cult status of their 1998 film The Big Lebowski ("How do you explain that? I have no idea.")
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Raising Arizona Analysis

Raising Arizona Analysis | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
Bright Lights Film Journal is a popular-academic hybrid of movie analysis, history, and commentary, looking at classic and commercial, independent, exploitation, and international film from a wide range of vantage points.
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Will Self considers the Coen brothers

Will Self considers the Coen brothers | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
The Coen brothers' films are so likeable, it seems wrong to criticise them too strenuously. But how good are they, and is their latest, True Grit, merely another of their knowing, ironic takes on Hollywood? By Will Self
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Lebowski Fest: Jeff Bridges, Fans Celebrate Coen Bros. Film - The ...

Lebowski Fest: Jeff Bridges, Fans Celebrate Coen Bros. Film - The ... | The Coen Brothers - Film Studies | Scoop.it
LOS ANGELES (AP) — There were bowling pins, bathrobes, white Russians, and even The Dude himself. Jeff Bridges and his band performed Friday at Lebowski Fest, but Joel and Ethan Coen's 1998 campy crime comedy ...
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The Comedy of the Coen Brothers

Learn about the comedic films of the Coen brothers, including Raising Arizona, The Hudsucker Proxy, The Big Lebowski, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Intolerable Cruelty
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