Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
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Part Four: December 2010
1 Sep 2010 // 5:00 PM

This is it... the last push towards end-of-year accolades, with Darren Aronofsky, David O. Russell, Julian Schnabel and the Coen Brothers all looking for that elusive critic's choice seal of approval.

The Best 30 Films of 2009
7 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM

In one of the rarest rating periods ever, several on the staff could successfully argue for any of the Top 30 choices as a potential number one. While not all classics, they remain the consistent cream of 2009's crop.

//Reviews

A Serious Man
10 Dec 2009 // 10:50 PM

The Coens might be having a good time riffing on their Job's hyperbolic cluelessness, but for almost the first time in their careers, they have twined that jabbing satire with a deeper sense of the tragic.

A Serious Man
10 Dec 2009 // 10:45 PM

A Serious Man is sort of a comedy -- of the dangling, irresolute variety Joel and Ethan Coen craft with impeccable wit and off-kilter editing.

//Blogs

'Inside Llewyn Davis' is a Musical Mobius Strip
22 Nov 2013 // 11:00 AM

As yet another brilliant example of the Coen Brothers period expertise, Inside Llewyn Davis captures the near-dawn of the Dylan Greenwich Village folk scene with all the accuracy of a half-remembered dream.

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