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Universal acclaim - based on 22 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 38 Ratings

Summary: A bar-owner in Texas is certain that his wife is cheating on him and hires a private detective to spy on her. This is just the beginning of a complex plot which is full of misunderstandings and deceit. Ethan and Joel Cohen's first feature film.
Runtime: 99 min
Production: Foxton Entertainment
Genres: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Language: English
Home Release Date: Sep 18, 2001
Director Credit
Ethan Coen Director
Joel Coen Director
Writer Credit
Ethan Coen Written By
Joel Coen Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Frances McDormand Abby
John Getz Ray
Cast Credit
Bob McAdams Strip-Bar Exhorter
Dan Hedaya Julian Marty
Deborah Neumann Debra
Loren Bivens Strip-Bar Exhorter
M. Emmet Walsh Private Detective
Nancy Finger Girl On Overlook
Raquel Gavia Landlady
Samm-Art Williams Meurice
SeƱor Marco Mr. Garcia
Shannon Sedwick Stripper
Van Brooks Man From Lubbock
William Creamer Old Cracker
William Preston Robertson Radio Evangelist
Producer Credit
Daniel F. Bacaner Executive Producer
Ethan Coen Producer
Joel Coen Producer
Mark Silverman Co-Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: