Ethan Coen





Ethan Coen

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in Minneapolis, Minnesota, The United States
September 21, 1957

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Joel Coen and Ethan Coen, known together professionally as the Coen brothers, are four-time Academy Award winning American filmmakers. For more than twenty years, the pair have written and directed numerous successful films, ranging from screwball comedies (O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Raising Arizona, The Hudsucker Proxy) to film noir (Miller's Crossing, Blood Simple, The Man Who Wasn't There, No Country for Old Men), to movies where genres blur together (Fargo, The Big Lebowski, and Barton Fink). The brothers write, direct and produce their films jointly, although until recently Joel received sole credit for directing and Ethan for producing. They often alternate top billing for their screenplays while sharing film credits for editor under ...more


Average rating: 3.84 · 2,447 ratings · 218 reviews · 28 distinct works · Similar authors
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3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 921 ratings — published 1998 — 16 editions
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Fargo
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4.3 of 5 stars 4.30 avg rating — 386 ratings — published 1996 — 6 editions
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The Drunken Driver Has the ...
3.39 of 5 stars 3.39 avg rating — 147 ratings — published 2001 — 6 editions
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4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 77 ratings — published 2002
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Almost an Evening
3.45 of 5 stars 3.45 avg rating — 100 ratings — published 2009 — 8 editions
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A Serious Man
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The Day the World Ends: Poems
2.9 of 5 stars 2.90 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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The Hudsucker Proxy
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1994 — 2 editions
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The Ladykillers
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2.6 of 5 stars 2.60 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2004
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Offices
2.67 of 5 stars 2.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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