Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 81%
TMDB Rating 7.3
IMDB Rating 7.7
RottenTomatoes Rating 94%

Financials

Revenue: $3,851,855

Budget: $1,500,000

Profit: + $2,351,855


Movie Details

Tag Line: Breaking up is hard to do.

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Sep 7, 1984

Rating: R

Run Time: 1h 37m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Circle Films , River Road Productions , Foxton Entertainment


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Synopsis

The owner of a seedy small-town Texas bar discovers that one of his employees is having an affair with his wife. A chaotic chain of misunderstandings, lies and mischief ensues after he devises a plot to have them murdered.


Main Cast

John Getz

John Getz

Ray

Age : 75 | Popularity : 30%

Frances McDormand

Frances McDormand

Abby

Age : 65 | Popularity : 33%

Dan Hedaya

Dan Hedaya

Julian Marty

Age : 82 | Popularity : 22%

M. Emmet Walsh

M. Emmet Walsh

Loren Visser

Age : 87 | Popularity : 21%

Samm-Art Williams

Samm-Art Williams

Meurice

Age : 76 | Popularity : 3%

Deborah Neumann

Deborah Neumann

Debra

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Raquel Gavia

Raquel Gavia

Landlady

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Van Brooks

Van Brooks

Man from Lubbock

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Writing Screenplay
Joel Coen
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Ethan Coen
Directing Director
Joel Coen
Joel Coen
Editing Editor
Joel Coen
Joel Coen
Ethan Coen
Ethan Coen
Don Wiegmann
Don Wiegmann
Production Producer
Ethan Coen
Ethan Coen
Casting
Julie Hughes
Julie Hughes
Barry Moss
Barry Moss
Associate Producer
Mark Silverman
Mark Silverman
Executive Producer
Daniel F. Bacaner
Daniel F. Bacaner
Sound Original Music Composer
Carter Burwell
Carter Burwell
Sound Editor
Michael R. Miller
Michael R. Miller
Skip Lievsay
Skip Lievsay
Boom Operator
Peter F. Kurland
Peter F. Kurland
Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Mel Zelniker
Mel Zelniker
Sound Mixer
Lee Orloff
Lee Orloff
Art Production Design
Jane Musky
Jane Musky
Title Designer
Dan Perri
Dan Perri
Camera Director of Photography
Barry Sonnenfeld
Barry Sonnenfeld
Costume & Make-Up Makeup Artist
Jean Ann Black
Jean Ann Black
Costume Design
Sara Medina-Pape
Sara Medina-Pape
Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Paul R. Smith
Paul R. Smith
Crew Special Sound Effects
Jun Mizumachi
Jun Mizumachi
Fred Szymanski
Fred Szymanski
Department Role Name

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